This Child, Every Child: A Book About the World's Children - David Smith
First Crossing: Stories about Teen Immigrants - Donald R. Gallo, editor
Stories about recent immigrants from Mexico, Cambodia, Palestine, China, etc. Includes short fiction works by authors Minfong Ho, Pam Munoz Ryan, Elsa Marston, and Lensey Namioka.
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope - William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
The autobiography of a Malawian boy whose village suffers extreme drought and famine. His interest in inventions and science leads him to build a windmill for his village, bringing electricity and water.
Are you interested in adding titles about world issues and cultures to the summer reading lists for your school or district? This guide contains highly recommended titles from the Primary Source Library for globalizing summer reading. From picture books to fiction to graphic novels, you'll find possibilities for every reader.
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