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  • Three Cups of Tea

    by Greg Mortenson

    One day Greg Mortenson set out to climb K2 - the world's second highest mountain - in honour of his younger sister, but when another member of his group fell ill, they turned around and Greg became lost in the mountains of Pakistan. He wandered into a poor village, where the chief and his people took him in. Moved by their kindness, Greg promised to return and build a school for the children.This ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • 3rd Grade History: The Egyptian Civilization

    Egyptian Books for Kids

    by Baby Professor

    series Children's Ancient History Books
    Learn about the Egyptian civilization like you're actually there! That's the magic of carefully selected images that appropriately depict life way back then. Pictures tell a thousand stories therefore making learning a fun and visual experience. This book is the perfect companion of those text-heavy books used at school. Grab a copy of this interactive book today! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • The Green Bicycle

    by Haifaa Al Mansour

    Dreamer. Rebel. Hero.Wadjda has one simple wish - to race her friend Abdullah on her very own bicycle. But in Saudi Arabia, it is considered improper for girls to ride bikes and her parents forbid her from having one. Sick of playing by the rules, Wadjda schemes different ways to make money and buy the bike herself.But freedom comes at a high price . . .Set against the shifting social attitudes of ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Flag of Childhood

    Poems From the Middle East

    by Naomi Shihab Nye

    A stirring anthology of sixty poems from the Middle East selected by honored anthologist, writer, and editor Naomi Shihab Nye.This beautiful collection of eloquent poems from Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Iraq, and elsewhere open windows into the hearts and souls of people we usually meet only on the nightly news. What we see when we look through these windows is the love of family, friends, and for ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Who Was Jesus?

    by Ellen Morgan and 2 more

    series Who Was?
    This fascinating addition to the best-selling Who Was...? series does not settle questions of theology. Instead, it presents young readers with a biography that covers what is known historically about Jesus and places in his life in the context of his world when Jerusalem was part of the Roman Empire. In an even-handed and easy-to-read narrative, this title—illustrated with eighty black-and-white ... Read more

    $8.35 AUD

  • Maryam's Magic: The Story of Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani

    by Megan Reid and 1 more

    From Althea Gibson author Megan Reid and rising star artist Aaliya Jaleel, illustrator of Under My Hijab, comes the first picture book about trailblazing mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the world’s most prestigious honor in mathematics. Perfect for fans of Hidden Figures and Mae Among the Stars.As a little girl, Maryam Mirzakhani was spellbound by stories. She loved reading ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Ancient Egypt: Pyramids and Pharaohs

    Egyptian Books for Kids

    by Baby Professor

    series Children's Ancient History Books
    Bring ancient Egypt back to life with this fun educational book! What makes this book unique is that it tackles the subject of pharaohs and pyramids in a highly interactive way. There are only a handful of texts included so there’s more space for pictures, and the imagination. Go ahead and secure a copy of this learning resource today! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Ramadan

    by Hannah Eliot and 1 more

    series Celebrate the World
    Learn all about the traditions of Ramadan with this first book in the brand-new board book series Celebrate the World, which highlights celebrations across the globe.In the ninth month of the year, when the first crescent moon rises in the sky, it’s time to celebrate Ramadan! In this lovely board book with illustrations from Rashin Kheiriyeh, readers learn that Ramadan is a time to reflect on ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Living in . . . Egypt

    by Chloe Perkins and 1 more

    series Living in...
    Discover what it’s like to grow up in Egypt in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!Ahlan! My name is Amira, and I’m a kid just like you living in Egypt. Egypt is a country filled with big cities, beautiful deserts, and some of the coolest ancient monuments in the world! Have you ever wondered what Egypt is ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Israel

    by Marcia Gresko and 1 more

    series Country Explorers
    Audisee® eBooks with Audio combine professional narration and text highlighting for an engaging read aloud experience! Pack your bags! We’re headed to Israel. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Israel’s busy cities, sun-baked deserts, and coastal plains and even visit a kibbutz. We’ll also find out what foods people eat ... Read more

    $9.34 AUD

  • B is for Bedu

    An illustrated alphabet book


    series The Desert Whispers Series
    The Bedu way of life in Arabia has existed for thousands of years. Yet, as these remarkable nomadic people have disappeared to the cities, so too has our knowledge and understanding of them.  In B is for Bedu the letters of the alphabet are supported by fascinating photographs that reveal an almost forgotten heritage. An informative personal observation fo the old ways of Arabia, the book can be ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Assalam-o-Alaikum, Pakistan

    by Leah Kaminski

    series Countries of the World
    With a mix of South Asian influences, Pakistan is a country known for its Islamic art and architecture, popular religious celebrations, and rich foods. Books in the Countries of the World series teach readers about countries' unique features through engaging content and pictures. Learn about Pakistan's people, government, and fascinating history, from life under British rule to Pakistan's ... Read more

    $45.64 AUD

  • Taking Cover

    One Girl's Story of Growing Up During the Iranian Revolution

    by Nioucha Homayoonfar

    This coming-of-age memoir, set during the Iranian Revolution, tells the true story of a young girl who moves to Tehran from the U.S. and has to adjust to living in a new country, learning a new language, and starting a new school during one of the most turbulent periods in Iran's history.When five-year-old Nioucha Homayoonfar moves from the U.S. to Iran in 1976, its open society means a life with ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Craig & Fred Young Readers' Edition

    A Marine, a Stray Dog, and How They Rescued Each Other

    by Craig Grossi

    A heartwarming story of a stray dog and a U.S. Marine who met under the unlikeliest circumstances in Afghanistan—and who changed each other’s lives forever.As part of an elite team of Marines, Craig Grossi was sent on his most dangerous assignment to the Sangin District of Afghanistan. He expected to face harsh conditions and violence from Taliban fighters.What he didn’t expect was to meet a stray ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Itzhak

    A Boy Who Loved the Violin

    by Tracy Newman and 1 more

    This picture-book biography of violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman will inspire young readers to follow the melody within themselvesA 2021 Schneider Family Book Award Young Children Honor BookBefore becoming one of the greatest violinists of all time, Itzhak Perlman was simply a boy who loved music. Raised by a poor immigrant family in a tiny Tel Aviv apartment, baby Itzhak was transformed by the ... Read more

    $19.13 AUD

  • Ancient Civilizations: Egyptians!

    With 25 Social Studies Projects for Kids

    by Carmella Van Vleet and 1 more

    series Explore Your World
    A full-color book that explores the world of ancient Egypt through hands-on STEAM projects, fascinating facts about everyone from gods to ordinary people, and essential questions that get kids ages 7 to 10 thinking critically about what we can learn from artifacts.Did the ancient Egyptians have pets? Why were the kings of ancient Egypt buried in pyramids? What did kids do for fun in ancient Egypt? ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Misteri persiani

    I volti nascosti dell'Iran

    by Antonello Sacchetti and 1 more

    series Orienti
    Dal 1979 per la maggior parte degli occidentali l’Iran è sinonimo di fondamentalismo islamico, di terrorismo, di pericolo. Le cronache hanno ridotto la Persia a “problema”, offuscando 2.500 anni di storia.Molto prima di Khomeini e Ahmadinejad, l’Iran ha dato al mondo Ciro il Grande, Rumi, Avicenna, Hafez e Khayyam e ha scritto un pezzo di storia fondamentale dell’intera umanità. Una storia che ci ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • I ragazzi di Teheran

    I giovani in Iran e la crisi del regime

    by Antonello Sacchetti

    series Orienti
    Chador e tagli punk, feste clandestine e preghiere del venerdì, musica rock e misticismo religioso, poesia sufi e blog su Internet, disoccupazione e voglia di fuggire all'estero. Il 70% della popolazione iraniana ha meno di 30 anni e non ha partecipato alla rivoluzione che ha dato origine alla Repubblica islamica. È una generazione nata durante la terribile guerra con l'Iraq e cresciuta in un ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Syrian Heritage

    by Tamra Orr

    series 21st Century Junior Library: Celebrating Diversity in My Classroom
    Syrian Heritage in the Celebrating Diversity in My Classroom series explores the geography, languages, religions, food, and culture of Syria in a fun age-appropriate way. Students with Syrian heritage are a significant and important part of the fabric of America and this book helps foster empathy in all students and a multicultural community in the classroom. Glossary, index, and additional ... Read more

    $35.08 AUD

  • Where Should I Go In Egypt? Geography 4th Grade | Children's Africa Books

    by Baby Professor

    Geography showcases the diversity of the world, not just in landscapes but also in cultures. It opens your child’s eyes to how big the world is. So as not to encourage confusion, this book will only focus on the places to go in Egypt. Wow! What a big and exciting world we live in! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Razia's Ray of Hope

    One Girl's Dream of an Education

    by Elizabeth Suneby and 1 more

    series CitizenKid
    Razia dreams of getting an education, but in her small village in Afghanistan, girls haven’t been allowed to attend school for many years. When a new girls’ school opens in the village, a determined Razia must convince her father and oldest brother that educating her would be best for her, their family and their community. ... Read more

    $14.73 AUD

  • The Courageous Children

    by Ayesha Abdullah Scott

    series Muslim Children's Library
    Six stories, based on original sources, that illustrate the tremendous dedication and bravery of the young Companions of the Prophet Muhammad in defending Islam. ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • Are There Really Golden Cars on the Highways of Dubai? Travel Book for Kids | Children's Travel Books

    by Baby Professor

    Dubai is a country in the Middle East. It is rich in traditions but also in modern technologies. Some say that there are golden cars traversing the highways of Dubai. Is it true? Open this book to know the answer! Make the idea of travel irresistible by feeding your child with information about the world. Start with this book today! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Iran

    by Madeline Donaldson and 1 more

    series Country Explorers
    Audisee® eBooks with Audio combine professional narration and text highlighting for an engaging read aloud experience! Pack your bags! We’re headed to Iran. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Iran’s sandy deserts and the ancient ruins of Persepolis, take a tour of famous places of prayer, and watch an Iranian soccer ... Read more

    $9.34 AUD