FREE Shipping on your first order. Details
Arrives: Friday, Oct 2
Fastest delivery: Wednesday, Sep 30 Details
In Stock.
Your transaction is secure
We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Learn more
Ships from Amazon.com
Sold by Amazon.com
Ships from
Amazon.com

Sold by
Amazon.com

Return policy: Returnable within 30 days of receipt
In most cases, items shipped from Amazon.com may be returned for a full refund.
& FREE Shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Very good condition, wear from reading. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged but may have spine creases from reading.

Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$9.11
+ Free Shipping
Sold by: Book Depository US
Add to Cart
$5.59
+ $4.16 shipping
Sold by: from_my_shelf
Add to Cart
$10.30
+ Free Shipping
Sold by: bargainbookstores-
Have one to sell?
Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Global Babies Board book – Illustrated, February 10, 2006

4.7 out of 5 stars 745 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Board book, Illustrated
$6.95
$5.34 $1.81

"The Eighth Sister" by Robert Dugoni
A pulse-pounding thriller of espionage, spy games, and treachery by the New York Times bestselling author of the Tracy Crosswhite Series. | Learn more
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone
  • Click here to download from Amazon appstore
    Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton

Frequently bought together

  • Global Babies
  • +
  • Making Faces: A First Book of Emotions
  • +
  • The Babies and Doggies Book
Total price: $22.89
Buy the selected items together

Special offers and product promotions

Editorial Reviews

From Booklist

*Starred Review* Striking in its simplicity and effectiveness, this colorful board book takes into account two fundamental facts. First, babies like to look at faces, particularly the faces of other babies. Second, today's babies will grow up in a world that is, increasingly, a global neighborhood. This introduces young children to their neighbors throughout the world by providing clear photographs of babies in Guatemala, Thailand, Greenland, Mali, the U.S., India, South Africa, Fiji, Peru, Afghanistan, Malawi, Spain, Iraq, Rwanda, and Bhutan. Like Ajmera's earlier books connected with the nonprofit organization Global Fund for Children, such as To Be a Kid (1999) and Be My Neighbor (2004), this title seeks to form a broad, inclusive sense of community. Each page features a single child in a photo shown against a rich, solid background color. Appearing phrase by phrase at the bottom of the pages, the book's complete text reads, "Wherever they live, / wherever they go, / whatever they wear, / whatever they feel, / babies everywhere / are beautiful, / special, / and loved." Attuned to its audience, the book's close-ups emphasize the children's faces and create a feeling of connection between subject and viewer. In an era when board books too often recycle picture book stories intended for older children, here's one that is just right for babies and toddlers. Phelan, Carolyn

About the Author

The Global Fund for Children is a nonprofit organization committed to advancing the dignity of young people around the world. The GFC pursues this mission by making grants to innovative community-based organizations and by developing books that celebrate our global society. GFC books include WHAT WE WEAR, OUR GRANDPARENTS, and FAITH. Please learn more at www.globalfundforchildren.org.

Product details

  • Item Weight : 5.3 ounces
  • Board book : 16 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1580891748
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1580891745
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge (February 10, 2006)
  • Product Dimensions : 6 x 0.36 x 6 inches
  • Reading level : Baby - 3 years
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 745 ratings
Pages with related products. See and discover other items: diversity books, photos of people, preschool science, diversity anthropology, early america books, baby book