This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World

Category: Book
By (author): Lamothe, Matt
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Lifestyles / City & Town Life
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Lifestyles / Country Life
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / General
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published: April 2017
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 52
Size: 12.38in x 9.38in x 0.50in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Follow one day in the real lives of seven kids from around the world-Italy, Japan, Iran, India, Peru, Uganda, and Russia!

In Japan, Kei plays Freeze Tag, while in Uganda, Daphine likes to jump rope. While the way they play may differ, the shared rhythm of their days-and this one world we all share-unites them.

This genuine exchange provides awindow into traditions that may be different from our own as well asmirrors reflecting our common experiences. Inspired by his own travels, Matt Lamonthe transports readers across the globe and back with this luminous and thoughtful picture book.
Review Quote*"A global introduction that goes beyond the usual symbols and sights."-Kirkus Reviews
Review Quote*Read On Wisconsin! State Reading List 2018-2019
Review Quote*Booklist Editor's Choice
Review Quote*"This is exactly the sort of book I love getting for my kids."--Jason Kottke, kottke.org
Review Quote*"Readers will enjoy making cultural comparisons . . . as they follow each child through his or her day."-The Horn Book Magazine, starred review
Review Quote*"My kids get to see that their way of life isn't the only way. And that's a really important lesson. For us all."--Cool Mom Picks
Review Quote*"I LOVE this book. Consider it an essential for any children's library."--Design Mom
Review Quote*"Helps children understand the world more globally."--Charlotte News & Observer
Review Quote*"A good title for a read-aloud, as well as for the study of world communities."-School Library Connection