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A celebration of mermaids, wildernesses of waves, and the creatures of the deep through poems by Langston Hughes and cut-paper collage illustrations by multiple Coretta Scott King Award-winner Ashley Bryan
""What is a school? Is it a building with classrooms? Or can it be any place where children learn?" The fascinating stories that follow will expand how young readers think of school, as they learn about the experiences of real children in thirteen different countries around the world" --Publisher's website
"Discover and celebrate the beauty of Islam with Dawud Wharnsby in A whisper of peace"--Back cover. With audio CD.
Allows young readers to visit with fourteen children, each from a different country, to learn about their families. Includes suggested activities
Illustrations and rhyming text celebrate the diversity of cultures, languages, countries, and people of the world
A collection of poems about the moon
Describes unusual mobile libraries found around the world