Back to School

Back to School

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Coming June 4, 2019. Preorder now!

By: Maya Ajmera and John D. Ivanko

Imagine going to school on a camel or having class outside.

Young readers are invited to sit in the front row and share the exciting experience of learning with kids just like themselves all over the world. Whether they take a school bus, a boat, or a rickshaw to get there, kids around the globe are going to school and growing smarter and more curious every day. Beautiful, joy-filled color photographs of children studying, learning, exploring, and having fun from nation to nation will inspire readers of all ages with the excitement of discovery and the sharing of new ideas. Redesigned and reissued for a new generation. 

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Author & Illustrator Bios:

Maya Ajmera, co-author

Maya Ajmera is the founder of the Global Fund for Children and the co-author of several Global Fund for Children books, including Faith, Global Babies, Children of the U.S.A., and Children from Australia to Zimbabwe. Maya is the president and CEO of Society for Science and the Public and the publisher of Science News. She lives in Washington, D.C.

John D. Ivanko, co-author and photographer

John D. Ivanko is an award-winning photographer and author, writer, national speaker, and conservationist. He has co-authored and contributed photos to nine Global Fund for Children books. With Maya Ajmera, he's co-authored the award-winning To Be a Kid, Be My Neighbor, To Be an Artist, Animal Friends, and Come Out and Play. John lives in Browntown, Wisconsin. 

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ISBN: 978-1-58089-837-9

ISBN: 978-1-58089-840-9

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Ages: 4-8
Page count: 32
11 x 8 1/2

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