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 Social Sciences

Series:Children's Rights

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 b... read more

Amin Loses His Way (Children's Rights)
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 Social Sciences

Series:Children's Rights

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... read more

The Cotton Boy (Children's Rights)
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 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 ... read more

Flight (HB)
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Category:

 Social Sciences

Series:Children's Rights

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 Princip... read more

Anna's Magic Box (Children's Rights)
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 Social Sciences

Series:Children's Rights

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 othe... read more

The Path to the Wise Man (Children's Rights)
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 Social Sciences

What is an election? Who gets to be Prime Minister or President? What does immigration mean?
This essential introduction to politics for children answersall these questions and many more. Topics debated include capitalism, socialism and nationalism, terrorism, voti... read more

"Politics is boring." "Yeah, we don't care about politics."
Is this your kids? Or is this you? In this graphic novel style primer, Usborne has made an excellent job of explaining the fundamentals and even making it fun! Cute little cartoons and infographics race you... read more

Politics for Beginners
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 Economics & Business

Series:Super Social Studies Infographics

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.

Economics Through Infographics
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 Social Sciences

Series:Children of the Pacific

Faranisi lives in the village of Vaitele in Apia, Samoa, and wants to be a champion fire knife dancer. In this story he describes the preparation involved before dancing the Ailao or Siva Afi fire knife dance.

Siva Afi: A story from the Islands of Samoa (Children of the Pacific)
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 Social Sciences

Series:Using Natural Resources

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Pinati in Tonga (Using Natural Resources)
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 Social Sciences

Series:Using Natural Resources

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Te Ano in Kiribati (Using Natural Resources)
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Category:

 Social Sciences

Series:World Issues Ser.
Reading Level:Grade 04-06

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.

World Issues - Immigration
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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.

Mimi's Village and How Basic Health Care Transformed It (Citizen Kid)
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