Be My Neighbor

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Be My Neighbor

By Maya Ajmera; John D. Ivanko; Fred Rogers

Charlesbridge Publishing, Hardcover, 9781570915048, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2004


Around the world, children live in community with others, sharing homes, resources, and experiences with their neighbors. This book celebrates what it means to be a neighbor the whole world over -- from Vietnam to the United States, Austria to Kenya and everywhere in between.

About the Author
Maya Ajmera is the founder and president of The Global Fund for Children. She is the co-author of several Global Fund for Children books, including Children from Australia to Zimbabwe and Extraordinary Girls. She lives in Washington, D.C.

Ivanko is an award winning photographer and author. He has traveled to over 35 countries and runs Inn Serendipity Bed & Breakfast with his wife on a farm in Browntown, Wisconsin.

The late FRED ROGERS was the host of "Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood", one of the most popular children's programs in history, broadcast throughout the country on PBS.