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Count Your Way through Africa

From the Series Count Your Way

Since its early use as a language of trade, Swahili has helped people of different African and Arabian cultures to communicate. Today it is the official language of two African nations. In… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 960

Count Your Way through India

From the Series Count Your Way

Imagine floating a candle down the Ganges River in the five-day-long Hindu festival of lights. Learn the story of the Taj Mahal and its four minarets. As children count their way one-to-ten… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 954

Count Your Way through Brazil

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Brazil, home of the Amazon rain forest and the exciting city of Rio de Janeiro, a land of music and dancing, and people of all races. Readers are… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 981

Count Your Way through Canada

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Canada, land of the five-pointed maple leaf and two official languages. Readers learn to count in French in this fascinating look at Canada's history… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 971

Count Your Way through France

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through France, a land of glorious cathedrals and charming countryside, crepes and croissants, and hundreds of cheeses. Readers are introduced to France as… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 944

Count Your Way through Germany

From the Series Count Your Way

Well-known author Jim Haskins takes children on a journey of ethnic discovery as he counts his way, one to ten, through Germany. Readers learn about three famous German composers and six… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 943

Count Your Way through Greece

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Greece, the birthplace of Aristotle and the Olympic Games, a land of ancient temples and modern cities. Readers are introduced to Greece as they learn… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 949.5

Count Your Way through Ireland

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Ireland, a land of leprechauns and limericks, soda bread and mulligan stew. Readers are introduced to the Emerald Isle--both Northern Ireland and the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 941.5

Count Your Way through Israel

From the Series Count Your Way

In this book, popular author Jim Haskins counts his way through Israel, from one to ten, in the Hebrew language--one of Israel's two official languages. Rick Hanson's airbrush and watercolor… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 956.94

Count Your Way through Italy

From the Series Count Your Way

Well-known author Jim Haskins takes children on a tour of cultural discovery as he counts his way, from one to ten, through Italy. Readers learn about the two mythological brothers who… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 945

Count Your Way through Korea

From the Series Count Your Way

With the Korean numbers one through ten, Jim Haskins introduces young readers to diverse aspects of Korean culture. Describing such things as one ancient building and eight food seasonings… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 951.9

Count Your Way through Russia

From the Series Count Your Way

If it takes four days to go halfway across the Soviet Union by train, imagine how long it would take on two snowshoes! In this fascinating look at Russian culture, Jim Haskins introduces… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 947

Count Your Way through the Arab World

From the Series Count Your Way

Arabic is spoken by nearly two hundred million people throughout the world. It is the official language in nineteen countries, and the co-official language in two other countries. From one… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 909'.0974927

Count Your Way through Afghanistan

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (yao) to ten (lahs) in Pashto! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Afghan culture. Learn about everything from… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 958.1

Count Your Way through Egypt

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (WA-hid) to ten (AH-shah-rah) in Arabic! With simple text, award-winning authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Egyptian culture. Learn about… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 962

Count Your Way through Iran

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (yek) to ten (dah) in Farsi! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Iranian culture. Learn about everything from Omar… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 955

Count Your Way through Kenya

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one, or moja (MO-jah), to ten, or kumi (KOO-mee), in Swahili! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Kenyan culture. Learn… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 967.62

Count Your Way through South Africa

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one, or kunye (KOO-nyeh), to ten, or ishumi (ee-SHOO-mee), in Zulu! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce South African culture. Learn about… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 968

Count Your Way through Zimbabwe

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (POE-she) to ten (GOO-mee) in Shona—Zimbabwe’s most common African language. Using simple text, award-winning authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 968.91

Count Your Way through Mexico

From the Series Count Your Way

In this introduction to the Spanish numbers one through ten, Jim Haskins leads young readers on an adventure of discovery "south of the border." Vibrant full-color illustrations by Helen… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 972

Count Your Way through China

From the Series Count Your Way

According to a Chinese myth, four animals helped create the universe. This ancient story joins nine other descriptions of Chinese life and culture—from the five tones of the Chinese musical… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 951

Count Your Way through Japan

From the Series Count Your Way

For the numbers one to ten, the Japanese language offers two sets of numbers. In Count Your Way through Japan, Jim Haskins uses the set based on Chinese numbers to count such aspects of… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 952