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Three cups of tea

Author: Sarah L Thomson; Greg Mortenson; David Oliver Relin
Publisher: New York, NY : Puffin Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Young readers edView all editions and formats
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Overview: This young readers' edition of the worldwide bestseller Three Cups of Tea has been specially adapted and updated by Greg Mortenson to bring his remarkable story of humanitarianism up-to-date. It includes brand-new photos, maps, and illustrations, as well as a special afterword by Greg's twelve-year-old daughter, Amira, who has traveled with her father as an advocate for the Pennies for Peace program for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah L Thomson; Greg Mortenson; David Oliver Relin
ISBN: 9780142414125 0142414123 9781439581209 1439581207 9780803733923 0803733925
OCLC Number: 288932845
Notes: "One man's journey to change the world, one child at a time"--Cover.
Includes a reader's guide and an interview with Amira Mortenson, Greg Mortenson's daughter.
Description: xxiii, 209 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 20 cm
Contents: Maps --
Foreword / 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 & A with Amira Mortenson --
Time line --
Glossary --
Who's who in Three Cups Of Tea --
Readers guide.
Other Titles: 3 cups of tea
Responsibility: Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [foreword by Jane Goodall].
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Greg Mortenson set out to climb K2 mountain, but things went wrong and Greg became lost. He wandered into a poor village, where the chief and his people took him in. Moved by their kindness, Greg  Read more...

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