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The Resource Three cups of tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [Foreword by Jane Goodall]

Three cups of tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [Foreword by Jane Goodall]

Label
Three cups of tea
Title
Three cups of tea
Statement of responsibility
Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [Foreword by Jane Goodall]
Title variation
One man's journey to change the world--one child at a time
Title variation remainder
one mans mission to fight terrorism and build nations-- one school at a time
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Traces how the author, having been rescued and resuscitated by Himalayan villagers after a failed attempt to climb K2, worked to build schools that would particularly benefit the young girls who were forbidden an education by Taliban restrictions
Tone
Award
  • Kiriyama Prize for Nonfiction, 2007.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
172095
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomson, Sarah L
Dewey number
371.82209549
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
910
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mortenson, Greg
  • Relin, David Oliver
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls' schools
  • Girls' schools
  • Humanitarian assistance, American
  • Humanitarian assistance, American
  • Mortenson, Greg
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
one man's mission to fight terrorism and build nations-- one school at a time
Label
Three cups of tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [Foreword by Jane Goodall]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
19990614
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
xxiii, 209 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780142414125
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009353179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803733923
  • (OCoLC)300031791
Label
Three cups of tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin ; adapted for young readers by Sarah Thomson ; [Foreword by Jane Goodall]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
19990614
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
xxiii, 209 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780142414125
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009353179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803733923
  • (OCoLC)300031791

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