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Author Smith, David J. (David Julian), 1944-

Title If America were a village : a book about the people of the United States / written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong.

Imprint Toronto, Ont. ; Tonawanda, NY : Kids Can Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 304.6 SMI    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 304.6 SMI    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 304.6 SMI    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 304.6 SMI    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 304.6 SMI    Available
Description 32 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Series CitizenKid
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Welcome to America -- Who are we? -- Where do we come from? -- Where do we live? -- What are our families like? -- What religions do we practice? -- What do we do? -- How old are we? -- How wealthy are we? -- What do we own? -- What do we use? -- How healthy are we? -- America past and future -- Helping our children understand America.
Summary This book uses a simple metaphor to create a snapshot--past, present and future--to help readers imagine America as a village of 100 people, exploring their lives to help children and readers of all ages to discover a whole new vision of America.
Study Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 5.6 0.5
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Subject Human geography -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Human geography -- United States.
Géographie humaine -- États-Unis -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
United States -- Population -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Population.
États-Unis -- Population -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Added Author Armstrong, Shelagh, 1961- ill.
ISBN 9781554533442 (bound) : $18.95
1554533449 (bound) : $18.95

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