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I See the Sun in Botswana
I See the Sun in Botswana

I See the Sun in Botswana

Illustrated by Judith Inglese, By Dedie King

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I See the Sun in ...

JUVENILE FICTION

40 Pages, 8.5 x 8.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $12.95 (US $12.95) (CA $16.95)

Publication Date: October 2020

ISBN 9781935874379

Rights: WOR

Satya House Publications (Oct 2020)

Price: $12.95
 
 

Overview

A new book from an award-winning series that allows children to recognize similarities and differences between their own daily life and the culture of another place

I See the Sun in Botswana is the 10th book in the award-winning series of bi-lingual picture books, each focused on one country and one day in the life of one child. This book provides a unique introduction to the culture, family life, and language of Botswana in a way that is age-appropriate and sensitive to the true environment. Professionally translated by a native of Botswana and illustrated with intricate collages, I See the Sun in Botswana also includes a glossary of unfamiliar words, an overview of the country, and suggested activities.

Reviews

"As with earlier books in the series, it's a gentle, intimate glimpse into the parallels and differences in the lives of children around the world."—Publishers Weekly's review of I See the Sun in India

Author Biography

Judith Inglese has been designing and fabricating ceramic tile murals for public environments for more than thirty years. Her commissions include libraries, schools, hospitals, and municipal and institutional buildings like the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Dedie King, a Peace Corps volunteer in Nepal, holds a MEd and has taught elementary school and children with learning disabilities.