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A Cool Drink of Water by Barbara Kerley
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A Cool Drink of Water

by Barbara Kerley

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This book explains to the why it is important that people need to use and conserve water. ( )
  JuanCunningham | Oct 1, 2018 |
In shipment sent August 2017
  MarthaSpeirs | Aug 28, 2017 |
discusses different ways that we get water, how it comes to us
6 books
  TUCC | Nov 18, 2016 |
Children around the world- please purchase and review
  ccsdss | Feb 23, 2016 |
This is a National Geographic book that explains the different places that water can come from. It has some amazing real life pictures that were taken throughout the world.
  Adriana-Goldstrom | Aug 12, 2015 |
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An Italian boy sips from a fountain in the town square. A hiker takes
a refreshing drink from a mountain stream. Black-robed women in India stride gracefully through a field with brass water jugs balanced on their heads. Whether they squeeze it out of a burlap bag, haul it home from a communal tap, or get it out of their kitchen faucet, people all around the world are unified by their common need for water. Barbara Kerley brings home this point simply and eloquently in this beautiful and educational picture book that combines striking National Geographic photographs with a poetic text to show how people in various cultures use and conserve the world's most vital resource.
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An Italian boy sips from a fountain in the town square. A hiker takes
a refreshing drink from a mountain stream. Black-robed women in India stride gracefully through a field with brass water jugs balanced on their heads. Whether they squeeze it out of a burlap bag, haul it home from a communal tap, or get it out of their kitchen faucet, people all around the world are unified by their common need for water. Barbara Kerley brings home this point simply and eloquently in this beautiful and educational picture book that combines striking National Geographic photographs with a poetic text to show how people in various cultures use and conserve the world's most vital resource.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:12:51 -0400)

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Depicts people around the world collecting, chilling, and drinking water.

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