The Hello Atlas
Written by Ben Handicott
Illustrated by Kenard Pak
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The Lovereading4Kids comment
This wonderful book has been designed to inspire children with an interest in the amazingly rich diversity of languages spoken across the world. It’s divided by continent with an introduction to each section that briefly explains the origins of the different languages spoken there, followed by pages of beautiful illustrations of children who are native speakers, addressing the reader with a friendly greeting. Those who download the special free app will be able to hear the phrases spoken – there are more than thirty for North and Central America alone. Every little child looks real and appealing, the kind of person you’d want to have a conversation with. A special book that celebrates one of the greatest of mankind’s achievements. ~ Andrea Reece
The Hello Atlas by Ben Handicott
Look into the lives of children all over the world with this book that celebrates one of humanity's greatest achievements: written and verbal language.
Including fully illustrated word charts, featuring children depicted in their home country, doing ordinary things, this book features more than 100 languages, from well-known and lesser known indigenous languages that introduce us to some of the world's most remote communities.
With foreword by ethnobotanist and explorer, Professor Wade Davis.
Comes with a free, downloadable app for iOS and Android that allows you to hear the phrases in the book, each recorded by a native speaker.
'an invaluable tool for inquisitive minds'
'An utterly fantastic idea from start to finish, and gorgeously presented as you'd expect from Wide Eyed Editions.'
About the Author
Interest Age: From 6
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