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Between Two Worlds, by Katherine Kirkpatrick | Book Review

| July 24, 2014 | 4 Comments
Between Two Worlds, by Katherine Kirkpatrick | Book Review

Travel back in time to the year 1900, and place yourself in the shoes of sixteen-year-old Billy Bah, who lives in the unrelenting wintry land of northern Itta, Greenland.

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Lately Lily Travel-Centered Books from Micah Player

Lately Lily Travel-Centered Books from Micah Player

The Lately Lily books and activity sets, bought together or separately, are beautifully designed items that not only tell an interesting story about travel and adventure, but also encourage children to be storytellers and chroniclers themselves.

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If You Were Me and Lived in … Portugal: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures | Dedicated Review

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Portugal: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures | Dedicated Review

Discover the western European country of Portugal with award-winning author and former social studies teacher Carole P. Roman.

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If You Were Me and Lived in Russia, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in Russia, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

If You Were Me and Lived in Russia is the latest installment to a great picture book series that showcases diversity and encourages children to explore the world.

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Lauren Henderson Talks About Kissing in Italian

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lauren Henderson Talks About Kissing in Italian

Author Lauren Henderson is just as fun to talk to as we imagine Violet, the heroine of her book Kissing in Italian, would be. Half American and British, Henderson seems both posh and down to Earth.

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Kissing in Italian, by Lauren Henderson | Book Review

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment
Kissing in Italian, by Lauren Henderson | Book Review

This enchanting romp through the Italian countryside will have any girl, or girl at heart, melting with jealousy. Cute Italian boys and breathtakingly described scenery will make readers want to grab their passports.

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The Tale of Tango, by Paul E. Hohmann | Dedicated Review

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Tale of Tango, by Paul E. Hohmann | Dedicated Review

Budding aviators will enjoy reading about the many different ways pilots can choose to fly a plane. Apprehensive children (and adults) will benefit from Tango’s message: If you’re willing to spread your wings and soar, you’ll come out the other side strong, proud and happy.

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My First Book of Chinese Words: An ABC Rhyming Book | Book Review

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
My First Book of Chinese Words: An ABC Rhyming Book | Book Review

This unique and charming alphabet book uses rhymes and fact snippets to introduce Chinese words to a pre-schooler. The words are written in Pinyin, a sound system using Roman letters to write Chinese sounds. Words introduced are significant in Chinese culture, but relatable in any culture.

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If You Were Me and Lived in … Turkey: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Turkey: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

Are you ready to travel off to yet another amazing country with award-winning author and former social studies teacher Carole P. Roman? This time she takes young readers to the only country that has a major city that sits on two continents.

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If You Were Me and Lived in … Kenya: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Kenya: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

If you’re ready to zoom off to another country on a new continent, then bestselling author Carol P. Roman has got you covered and you don’t even have to pack a bag.

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