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Wake Up, World!: A Day in the Life of Children Around the World (edition 1999)

by Beatrice Hollyer

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Title:Wake Up, World!: A Day in the Life of Children Around the World
Authors:Beatrice Hollyer
Info:Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (1999), Hardcover, 48 pages
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Wake Up, World!: A Day in the Life of Children Around the World by Beatrice Hollyer



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talks about different aspects of children's lives around the world. how they go to school, how they play with friends.
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  TUCC | Nov 11, 2016 |
A great book for children to learn the history and how children live in different countries.The book focuses on eight children from different places of the world. It shows how they wake up in the morning, their routes to school, and their role in their households. Children would probably like to see how young children live thats around their age in different places.
  lisa1. | Dec 7, 2012 |
A day in the life of children around the world
  aadkins | Jul 22, 2011 |
"Describes how children in eight countries spend their mornings."
  kday_working | Dec 16, 2010 |
Follows the daily life of eight children -- in Ghana, India, Russia, Australia, the USA, Brazil, Vietnam, and the UK -- as they wake up, start the day, go off to school, learn at school, play, help others, eat, go off to bed, and dream. ( )
  UWC_PYP | Nov 19, 2007 |
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Shakeel rides to school in an autorickshaw. Sasha builds houses in the snow. Cidinha helps her mother crack nuts to trade at the market. All around the world children are waking up, going to school, helping their families, and playing with their friends.

Wake Up, World! follows eight children from eight different countries as each one goes through his or her day. Young readers can see how their own lives compare with other children's in such diverse places as Ghana and Russia, Australia and Vietnam, Brazil and England, India and the United States. A portion of the proceeds for this book will be donated to Oxfam, a non-profit organization working to address the causes of poverty and social injustice.

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Describes how children in eight countries around the world spend their mornings.

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