Counting on Community is the follow-up to Nagara's hit ABC book, A is for Activist (Seven Stories, 2013). Counting up from one stuffed pi¤ata to ten hefty hens - and always counting on each other - children are encouraged to recognise the value of community and the joys inherent in healthy,... More Info
Easy-to-read text makes this book ideal for young readers, while cartoons and quizzes keep learning fun and interactive. Key features include fun questions and easy-to-follow answers, simple text for younger readers, and fantastic artwork, among others.
Hoping for a better life after the Taliban are driven from her Afghanistan home, Zulaikha dreams of getting along better with her difficult stepmother and having her cleft palate fixed before encountering intimidating changes in the form of a poetry teacher and American visitors.
In the noisy streets of Dhaka, Bangladesh, another busy morning is beginning as Yasmin rides to work in her father's rattling rickshaw. Yasmin longs to go to school so she can learn to read, but her family needs the money she and her sister earn at the brickyard to help keep the rice bag full and... More Info
Meet the youngest known child to be arrested for a civil rights protest in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963, in this moving picture book that proves you’re never too little to make a difference. Nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks intended to go places and do things like anybody else. So when she heard... More Info