Provides useful words, numbers, greetings, and phrases in Arabic. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, an introduction to the basic grammatical rules of the language, and an introduction to the author and illustrator.
The boys play some basketball
Can thirteen-year-old Kate drive a tractor-load of hay by herself?
Amanda overcomes a language barrier and begins to relate to her newly adopted sister.
Malia is chosen to dance in the luau even after making a mistake.
In this Indian folk tale, the moon teaches a valuable lesson to a boastful tailor.
Laura finds a way to enjoy a gift she cannot keep.
A poor charcoal maker learns a valuable lesson about what's really important in his life.
The leprechaun king deals with Maureen's selfish greedy sisters.
In this story set in an ancient Mayan town, Jaguar Paw finally finds some kids who just want to play the game.
A sensitive story about divorce during winter when Izzie's father moves out.
This Italian folk tale describes how the king finally realizes the value of his youngest daughter's gift.
Pinetree Wyoming feels a bit more like home when a Thai girl shares Loy Krathong holiday traditions with her new American friends.
Lisha goes to Cielo's posada party, and learns a new and better meaning for shelter.
The sons of a Vietnamese farmer learn a valuable lesson about the "treasure" in their rice field.
Jesse solves the mystery in the midden.
Mother and Father Crow find a way to protect their babies from a huge black snake.
In this Norwegian folktale Halvor discovers what treasure his mother would like best.
In this Japanese folktale, discover what is the secret behind a young girl's beautiful woven fabric.
Marisa tries to play a different role in the annual dance.
A poor tailor earns the tsar's approval when he not only makes a beautiful coat for the tsarina but also outwits the greedy palace guards.
This celestial dancer provides herbs to help cure Jiko's mother.
Angelo finds fun in his aunt's kitchen project.
In this Kumeyaay legend, a young mother gets help for her people from an unexpected source.
Michael O'Donnell learns that wealth will not solve all problems.