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    Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa by Jeanette Winter

    The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq: Jeanette Winter: 9780152054458: Amazon.com: Books

    The Road From Home: A True Story of Courage, Survival and Hope -- Jane Addams Award

    LWTL is inspired by women like Wangari Maathai: The Kenyan environmental and political activist who won a Nobel Peace prize for her work with the Green Belt Movement. #IHFReadingList

    Mama Miti: Wangari Maathai and the Trees of Kenya by Donna Jo Napoli, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)

    The First Grader. It's never too late to dream. #IHF #InternationalHumanityFoundation #WatchList

    For the first time, Kenya has a film in the hunt for an Academy Award for best foreign language film. Nairobi Half Life chronicles a young man's misbegotten migration from a rural village to the crime-ridden capital. The surprise hit film is helping Kenyans better understand Nairobi's crime culture. #IHF #WatchList #InternationalHumanityFoundation

    From Kenya to China and from warriors to spies, princesses are a multicultural and multitalented bunch, and there are just as many kinds of happily ever afters both for the royals and for Grace's community and its princess parade. Princess Graceby Mary Hoffman

    THE HIDING PLACE - CORRIE TEN BOOM

    My Name is Georgia, A Portrait by Jeanette Winter

    Miss Marple Short Stories

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Other Stories by Lewis Carroll

    Books with great rhyming texts. Fun to read but great stories too. #kidlit

    Great stories about how animals and insects prepare for winter plus hands-on activities kids can do!

    I love this book, its the Native American Cinderella! Beautiful Story!

    :) best childrens book and movie! No words...great way to have your child tell the story...

    Wangari's Trees of Peace

    Just So Stories Rudyard Kipling Originally told as bedtime stories for Kipling's daughter Josephine, Just So Stories remains a classic of children's literature - simply and beautifully written, with an entirely believable, far from cosy vision of the joy, wonder and dangers of the natural world.

    A story about the California Gold Rush. Wonderful characters. Lots of historical information about the time period.