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Listen to the wind : the story of Dr. Greg and Three cups of tea

Author: Greg Mortenson; Susan L Roth
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the true story of a man who became lost and delirious after an unsuccessful trek to the top of K2, was saved by the locals of a remote Himalayan village, and kept his vow to return one day to build them a new school as a gesture of sincere appreciation and gratitude for what they did for him in his time of need.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Mortenson; Susan L Roth
ISBN: 9780803730588 0803730586 0329730711 9780329730710
OCLC Number: 213765793
Notes: Simple text and collage illustrations present the story of Greg Mortenson's project to build a school in a remote village in Pakistan, after the local people saved his life. Picture book adapted for children from the book: Three cups of tea.
Performer(s): Leoni, Atossa, & Redgrave, Vanessa.
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Target Audience: 740
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 28 cm
Responsibility: by Greg Mortenson and Susan L. Roth ; collages by Susan L. Roth.

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Tells the true story of a man who became lost and delirious after an unsuccessful trek to the top of K2, was saved by the locals of a remote Himalayan village, and kept his vow to return one day to build them a new school as a gesture of sincere appreciation and gratitude for what they did for him in his time of need.

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