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The Boy Who Changed the World

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Did you know that what you do today can change the world forever?

The Boy Who Changed the World opens with a young Norman Borlaug playing in his family's cornfields with his sisters. One day, Norman would grow up and use his knowledge of agriculture to save the lives of two billion people. Two billion Norman changed the world Or was it Henry Wallace who changed the world? Or maybe it was George Washington Carver?

This engaging story reveals the incredible truth that everything we do matters Based on The Butterfly Effect, Andy's timeless tale shows children that even the smallest of our actions can affect all of humanity. The book is beautifully illustrated and shares the stories of Nobel Laureate Norman Borlaug, Vice President Henry Wallace, Inventor George Washington Carver, and Farmer Moses Carver. Through the stories of each, a different butterfly will appear. The book will end with a flourish of butterflies and a charge to the child that they, too, can be the boy or girl who changes the world.

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Andrews' timeless tale shows children that even the smallest of actions can affect all of humanity. The book is beautifully illustrated and shares the stories of Nobel Laureate Norman Borlaug, Vice President Henry Wallace, and inventor George Washington Carver.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400316052
Author:
Andrews, Andy
Publisher:
Thomas Nelson Publishers
Subject:
General
Subject:
Social Issues - Values
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Agriculture
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Values and Virtues
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.21x8.75x.38 in. 1.01 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , Andrews' timeless tale shows children that even the smallest of actions can affect all of humanity. The book is beautifully illustrated and shares the stories of Nobel Laureate Norman Borlaug, Vice President Henry Wallace, and inventor George Washington Carver.
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