What the World Eats (Hardcover)
Tricycle Press, 9781582462462, 160pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 2008
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Praise For What the World Eats…
2008 IRA Notable Book for a Global Society
2009 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, NCSS-CBC
Editors' Choice, Booklist
2008 Best Book of the Year, School Library Journal
2008 Best Book of the Year, Children's Nonfiction, Publishers Weekly
Review, Publishers Weekly:
"Brilliantly executed. . . . Engrossing and certain to stimulate."
Review, School Library Journal:
"A fascinating volume for browsing. . . . Visually stunning."
"[This] is a fascinating, sobering, and instructive look at daily life around the world, and it will draw readers of a wide range to its beautifully composed pages."
Review, Book Links:
"Best new book for the classroom."
Review, Kirkus Reviews:
"The plentiful photos are fascinating, offering both intimate glimpses of family life and panoramic views of other lands. Whether used for research or received as a gift from socially conscious adults, this [book] offers children plenty to chew over."