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New York : Puffin Books, 2009
Young readers ed.; Advance uncorrected proofDescription:
209 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 cm ISBN/ISSN:
"One man's journey to change the world, one child at a time"-- Cover
Includes a reader's guide and an inteview with Amira Mortenson, Greg Mortenson's daughter
An adaptation of the bestselling book about the American Greg Mortenson's building of over 60 schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan
Maps -- Foreword by Dr. Jane Goodall -- Introduction -- Failure -- Wrong side of the river -- I'm going to build you a school -- Growing up -- 580 letters, one check -- Hard way home -- Korphe at last -- Bridge before a school -- Hunting Ibex -- Building bridges -- Six days -- Beginnings -- Haji Ali's lesson -- Smile should be more than a memory -- Picture -- New schools-and more -- Running from war -- Too much to do -- Village called New York -- Afghanistan -- First educated women in Korphe -- Stones into schools -- Q&E with Amira Mortenson -- Time line -- Glossary -- Who's who in Three Cups of Tea -- Readers guide
Related Searches: Girls' schools -- PakistanGirls' schools -- AfghanistanHumanitarian assistance, American -- PakistanHumanitarian assistance, AmericanAdded--20100709
Additional Credits: Mortenson, GregRelin, David Oliver
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