Synopses & Reviews
An inspiring celebration of the bonds that unite children all over the world shows how children laugh, cry, play, learn, eat, and sleep--children who do not look the same, and whose lives are quite different, yet, inside, they are all alike. Full-color illustrations.
and#8220;An essential book that acknowledges in the simplest of terms our common humanity.and#8221;and#8212;Kirkus Reviews
and#8220;[A] paean to diversity...especially suitable for classrooms.and#8221;and#8212;Booklist
Every day all over the world, children are laughing and crying, playing and learning, eating and sleeping. They may not look the same. They may not speak the same language. Their lives may be quite different. But inside, they are all alike.
About the Author
MEM FOX is the author of many acclaimed books, including Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes,andnbsp;Possum Magic, Koala Lou, Time for Bed, and, for adults, Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.Leslie Staub's paintings have been exhibited in galleries throughout the United States. In addition to her books for Harcourt, she has illustrated Lives: Poems About Famous Americans. She lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.