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Three cups of tea

Author: Sarah L Thomson; Greg Mortenson; David Oliver Relin
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Young readers edView all editions and formats
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A middle-grade adapted version of the New York Times bestseller about humanitarianism and providing Muslim children around the world with an education is enhanced with photos, maps, illustrations, and a special afterword by the author's daughter who worked with him as an advocate for the Pennies for Peace program.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson; Greg Mortenson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah L Thomson; Greg Mortenson; David Oliver Relin
ISBN: 9780803733923 0803733925 9780142414125 0142414123
OCLC Number: 300031791
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: xxiii, 209 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Maps --
Foreword by Dr. Jane Goodall --
Introduction --
Failure --
The 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 --
A 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.
Other Titles: One man's journey to change the world--one child at a time
Responsibility: Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson.
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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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