Three cups of tea: the young reader's edition

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Publisher:
Dial Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
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This young readers edition of the worldwide bestseller Three Cups of Tea has been specially adapted for younger readers and updated by Greg Mortenson to bring his remarkable story of humanitarianism up to date for the present. Includes new photos and illustrations, as well as a special interview by Greg’s twelve-year-old daughter, Amira, who has traveled with her father as an advocate for the Pennies for Peace program for children.
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9780803733923
9780142414125
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subject_facet Girls' schools -- Afghanistan, Girls' schools -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature, Girls' schools -- Pakistan, Girls' schools -- Pakistan -- Juvenile literature, Humanitarian assistance -- Afghanistan, Humanitarian assistance -- Pakistan, Humanitarian assistance, American -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature, Humanitarian assistance, American -- Pakistan -- Juvenile literature
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