Introduce children to the wonderful ways love is expressed in different cultures and countries across the globe. From gifting lunch boxes in Japan to adorning brides with beautiful henna designs in India, writing someone a loving poem on Sinterklaas in the Netherlands or lighting a lantern on the Chinese New Year, Love Around The World shows the ways family and friendship are celebrated around the world.
This colorful, 32-page book fully explores the themes of family and friendship all around the world. With beautifully-written words by Alli Brydon and exquisite illustrations by Wazza Pink, children will be taken on a journey to a wide variety of cultures and different ways of life. From Wales to Iran to Japan, love is, after all, a universal language.
About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travellers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!
About the Author
Alli Brydon is a children's book author and lifelong New Yorker who recently moved to the south of England with her family. She really like to draw, but is not very good at it. Her favorite place is the beach, but the mountains constantly call to her. Alli has the sense of humor of a 7 year old. Water, with fizz, please! Ans she will never ever kill a spider. her first book for children, Myths and Legends of the World, for children 9-12, published in October 2019 with Lonely Planet Kids. She also writes nonfiction books for Scholastic, Quarto, and National Geographic Kids.