Aside from a very sweet story about families, this is a wonderful trade book to introduce the functions of mirrors. Use with little ones and then let them play with mirrors.Published 3 months ago by Tommye Hutson
Orientalism at its absolute worst. The basic format is "us" versus "them". East vs West. It is a dreadful stereotyping of The Other. Read morePublished 8 months ago by PB
What a beautiful children's book! I appreciate the creative design of the book, the concept (showing 2 children's lives on different sides of the world side by side), and the... Read morePublished 13 months ago by EcoDesigner
I am a school librarian who was looking for a book similar to "A Country Far Away" from Nigel Gray that showed the differences between 2 cultures and which I truly love. Read morePublished 18 months ago by me
Happy librarian - needed book found here! Hope the teachers and students are happy with them, too! The only downside is that I must catalogue them myself, but it is worth the time... Read morePublished 20 months ago by purpleplamingo
It took a little time to get into the swing of turning the pages together. It is a lovely way of exposing the similarities between cultures making their differences less... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Bronwyn O'Rawe
My 4yo adores this book and has no problem following. It can be as complex or simple as the reader wants it to be. Read morePublished on February 5, 2013 by Leslie Gordon
This book is so beautiful!
I am an adult but I bought it for myself.
It gives me so much joy to look into it!
This book is a phenomenal example of multicultural literature. I would recommend this book to students both young and old.Published on February 12, 2012 by Amber