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This Is How We Do It

Written and illustrated by Matt Lamothe
Published by Chronicle Books
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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 a window into traditions that may be different from our own as well as mirrors 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.

Perfect for kids learning about new cultures and customs Educates children on the importance of similarities and differences Gives kids a unique look into the lives of others across the globe If you enjoyed Carson Ellis’ Home, you’re sure to enjoy the window into the world provided by This is How We Do It.

This children’s picture book is ideal for parents or teachers looking for the following: World Book for Kids Travel Book for Kids Beginning Reading Books Cultures for Kids Books Families Around the World Books

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Readerly Mom
Bay Area mother of two, world traveler, book lover, picky reader

Yes! This book is a beautiful illustration of a typical day in the life of seven normal kids from all over the world—a great introduction to geography and other countries and cultures. The art is gorgeous and the message is fantastic—there are a lot of ways we are different, and a lot of ways we are the same.

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May 2, 2017