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Wake Up, World!: A Day in the Life of…

Wake Up, World!: A Day in the Life of Children Around the World

by Beatrice Hollyer

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This book is about eight different children who are from different places around the world. The book is divided into different sections that show pictures with captions about each child. The pictures are about different parts the children's day.
  akewing99 | Feb 22, 2018 |
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 |
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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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Learn what life is like in Ghana, Russia, Australia, Vietnam, Brazil, England, India, and America.

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