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  1. Beginner's World Atlas

    Beginner's World Atlas - From National Geographic Kids - Ages 5-8

    Large, easy-to-read maps and stunning photos introduce the world and each of its continents. Physical and cultural geography: land and water, plants, animals, climate, countries, cities, people, etc.). Hardcover, 64 pages. Learn More
    Order Now! Due in Stock 11/30/2017
  2. A Barefoot Book of Children

    A Barefoot Book of Children - From Barefoot Books - Ages 3-10

    This pictorial exploration of humankind acknowledges the basic needs of us all while gracefully celebrating our differences. 15 pages of endnotes give details about food, clothes, hobbies, etc. Hardcover, 64 pages. Learn More
    86 In Stock
  3. People of the World

    People of the World - Ages 3-7

    What a wonderful world we live in! Through amazing photography and simple rhyming text children will discover what’s the same and what’s different across a variety of cultures. 31 countries represented. Paperback, 32 pages. Learn More
    100+ In Stock
  4. A Little Peace

    A Little Peace - Multicultural photo essay from National Geographic - All Ages

    A riveting visual message! Image after image shows people around the world making peace in their own way. Minimal text. Photos keyed to world map. Endnotes detail how each image relates to peace. A must! Hardcover, 32 pages. Learn More
    16 In Stock
  5. Children Around the World Floor Puzzle

    Children Around the World Floor Puzzle - Hands-on multicultural puzzle with 48 large pieces
    from Melissa & Doug
    - Ages 4-8

    A big engaging floor puzzle that introduces children to the rich variety of cultures in the human family. Young children develop concentration and spatial awareness as they manipulate 48 heavy-duty cardboard pieces. 32" dia. Learn More
    97 In Stock
  6. I Wonder Why Countries Fly Flags

    I Wonder Why Countries Fly Flags - And other questions about people and places - Ages 5+

    More than a book about flags, you’ll find fascinating information about people and places around the world. Children can explore more than 38 questions and answers. Paperback, 32 pages. Learn More
    10 In Stock
  7. Global Babies

    Global Babies - Award-winning multicultural photo book - Ages 1-4

    Gorgeous photos of expressive baby faces from 15 countries will fascinate toddlers and turn this joyous little board book into an instant favorite. Text is a sweet, simple verse embracing every baby in the world. Board book, 16 pages. Learn More
    100+ In Stock
  8. What We Wear

    What We Wear - Dressing Up Around the World - Ages 2-8

    Dressing up means celebrating who we are, and this colorful book celebrates children around the world in their robes, feathers, beads, face paint, and more. Paperback, 32 pages. Learn More
    14 In Stock
  9. I Never Forget a Face Matching Game

    I Never Forget a Face Matching Game - Concentration, sorting, memory game - Ages 3-8

    Children will sharpen their recognition and memory skills matching pairs of charmingly drawn children representing 24 nations. An engaging matching game with cultural possibilities! 48 glossy cardboard tiles. Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award. Learn More
    100+ In Stock
  10. Ten Amazing People

    Ten Amazing People - And How They Changed the World - Ages 6+

    An inspiring, well-written biography and time line for each of ten historic figures who made the world a better place. Themes coincide well with Montessori philosophy and will resonate with the elementary-age child. Hardcover, 50 pages. Learn More
    27 In Stock
  11. One World, One Day

    One World, One Day - From National Geographic - Ages 3-8

    Explore how people live around the world! Evocative photos, simple text, and interesting captions. Photo-origin map with place names keyed to images make this a great cultural research resource for older children. Hardcover, 48 pages. Learn More
    Order Now! Due in Stock 11/30/2017
  12. Wake Up, World!

    Wake Up, World! - A Day in the Life of Children Around the World - Ages 3-8

    Follow eight children on five continents from morning wake-up to bedtime. A lively, accessible book that explores differences (and emphasizes similarities), often with quotes from the children photographed. Hardcover, 48 pages Learn More
    19 In Stock
  13. Shades of People

    Shades of People - A celebration of diversity - Ages 2+

    A gorgeous collection of vibrant photos which together represent humanity’s amazing variety of skin tones. Photos tell the underlying “story” of respect for all; the gentle text is minimal. Paperback, 32 pages. Learn More
    26 In Stock
  14. Let's Eat!

    Let's Eat! - What Children Eat Around the World - Ages 3-8

    Rich photos, engaging text, and charming quotes from children in Mexico, France, South Africa, India, and Thailand thoroughly explore a favorite subject. Includes simple recipes and a glossary of food-related words. Hardcover, 40 pages. Learn More
    18 In Stock
  15. Wonderful Houses

    Wonderful Houses - Around the World - Ages 3+

    An original look at how modern families in 10 countries around the world live in their homes today. A delightful multi-cultural resource with photos, house cross-sections, diagrams, and fascinating captions. Paperback, 44 pages. Learn More
    35 In Stock
  16. Africa is Not a Country

    Africa is Not a Country - Ages 6-12

    Celebrate the extraordinary diversity of this vibrant continent by following the daily live of children at home, school, work, and play in over 20 modern African countries. Paperback, 41 pages. Learn More
    16 In Stock