Wake Up, World!

Wake Up, World!

A Day in the Life of Children Around the World

Unknown - 1999
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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.

Publisher: New York : H. Holt and Co. in association with Oxfam, 1999.
ISBN: 9780805062939
Branch Call Number: j 305.2302 HOLLYER
Characteristics: 1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.


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