Anthropology, Human Geography, Sociology, Political Science, Psychology
The king and queen of Togramia have one son, who will one day inherit the kingdom. Unfortunately, the wisest men pronounce that his health is very delicate and must be protected from everything. The king and queen order the palace doors to be closed and all the surfaces to be covered with wool and cotto ...Show more
Amin belongs to the Taca-Taca nomadic tribe in the land of Akida. Accidentally separated from his tribe, he decides to look for a new name and a new land to belong to. Along the way, however, he realises that he already has a name and a land. The story is based on Principle 3 of the Rights of the Child, ...Show more
Three children from different villages compete to reach the Temple of the Oracle each hoping to be chosen to receive all the knowledge of the wisest man ever known. Each village hopes that its little hero has the skills and qualities to outdo the other two. Along the way, the three children learn their ...Show more
Anna has a magic box, in which some special friends live. They are small and need help. Playing with them, she starts to understand the important role adults play in caring for children - from parents to doctors and teachers. This story is inspired by Principle 4 of the Rights of the Child, according to ...Show more
Category: Social Sciences
This is a book about what citizenship--good citizenship--means to you, and to us all. "In an era of burgeoning student activism, [this book] is arriving at the perfect time." -Entertainment Weekly Empowering and timeless, What Can a Citizen Do? is the latest collaboration from the acclaimed duo behind t ...Show more
Explore the ins and outs of global markets, currencies, supply and demand, wants and needs, and more. Vibrant infographics tell a visual story to help readers understand important economic principles.
Category: Hardback Picture Books
Tonight is the night. The family has to flee. They've been tipped off that the authorities are after their blood. Set in biblical times, a small family sets off across a desert in search of refuge from persecution in their own country, and an ancient story becomes a fable for our times. Their journey is ...Show more
What does it mean to be an immigrant? Why and how do people move to a new home? How does it feel to live in a new country? Includes a timeline of events that have caused large amounts of people to move to a new place, from the Irish Potato Famine to the war in Syria, and a case study of Iraq.
In this latest addition to the CitizenKid series, Mimi Mahalo and her family help bring basic health care to their small Kenyan community. Full color.