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2 edition of Looking at Countries found in the catalog.

Looking at Countries

Looking at Countries

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11513949M
ISBN 100836882652
ISBN 109780836882650

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  Richard Blanco, who read at President Obama’s second inauguration, wrestles with the contradictions of American history in his latest book of poems, “How to Love a Country” (Beacon Press).Author: Elizabeth Lund.   The crowdsourcing experiment was just one memorable moment in Morgan's quest to read one book from every country in the world in one year—a goal she accomplished just around this time last year.

I would love to travel the world and for this stage of my life with young kids, I will have to travel vicariously through my joy of reading. I found this Around the World in 80 Books Reading Challenge at Have Books, Will the Around the World in 80 Books Reading Challenge, I have 5 years to read at least 80 books from 80 different countries. In Country, by Bobbie Ann Mason, is a novel set in Hopewell, Kentucky in the summer of It is a coming-of-age story about a young girl, Sam Hughes, who has just finished high school and isn’t sure if she wants to stay in Hopewell.


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This leveled-reader series provides a colorful introduction to countries and cultures around the world. Perfect for reports, each book presents an exciting overview of the featured country's people, land, weather, homes, food, and lifestyles.

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I wish I had found this book for my son's birthday so I could give them away in his favor bags. Looking forward to the following books about China and Mexico. Every one of us is a citizen of the entire planet so we are actually looking at the countries of our Earth neighbors when we spin the globe.

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UK publishers can’t just start selling books in the US, and vice versa. For most modern books by big authors, you’ll see the hardback and eBook versions being published at pretty much the same time around the world.

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My library.According to the NOP World Culture Score Index, India is the country that reads the most, with over 10 hours per week. Thailand and China are second and third, with and 8 hours per week respectively.

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