Synopses & Reviews
These books take you around the world to find out what people carry: A rucksack full of books or perhaps a baby sister or brother.
"This is a wonderful series for promoting empathy and an interest in common global experiences
the questioning text and diverse photographic contexts make each title ideal for promoting discussion and sharing ideas." Nursery Education
"An excellent series of books, lovely to hold and share." Books for Keeps
What do you carry? A rucksack of books or your baby brother? This picture book shows how people in different cultures practise the universal activity of carrying. The text emphasizes common bonds and shared experiences, while the pictures highlight the richness and variety of human cultures.
About the Author
Gwenyth Swain is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction for children. After studying history and French in college, she went on to study the art of making books by hand at Mills College, where she received a master's degree in book arts.