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International Day of Peace

Celebrate the International Day of Peace with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Can You Say Peace?

Children everywhere wish for peace International Peace Day is September 21. On this day and every day throughout the year, children all over the world wish...

"...Children everywhere wish for peace International Peace Day is September 21. On this day and every day throughout the year, children all over the world wish.... Children everywhere wish for peace International Peace Day is September 21. On this day and every day throughout the year, children all over the world wish for peace. Karen Katz takes readers on a bright and colorful journey around the globe to meet some of these children and learn about the many ways to say peace! Karen Katz’s bright an..."

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The Peace Bell

Yuko’s grandmother remembers that when she was a little girl many years ago in Japan, her town’s beautiful temple bell was taken away to be used as scrap metal...

"...Yuko’s grandmother remembers that when she was a little girl many years ago in Japan, her town’s beautiful temple bell was taken away to be used as scrap metal.... Yuko’s grandmother remembers that when she was a little girl many years ago in Japan, her town’s beautiful temple bell was taken away to be used as scrap metal for the war effort. She thought she’d never see it again. After the war the bell was brought to America by a U. S. Navy crew who found it abandoned in a Japanese shipyard. Mos..."

By Margi Preus and Hideko Takahashi

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The Great Peace March

A song inspired by an actual peace march, this work celebrates peace and the courage to make it real.

"...A song inspired by an actual peace march, this work celebrates peace and the courage to make it real.. A song inspired by an actual peace march, this work celebrates peace and the courage to make it real.. "Guaranteed to stir uplifting emotions."--Kirkus Reviews. ..."

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The boy in this book is having trouble admitting – much less closing – the large gap between his aspirations and his everyday actions. This boy knows that when...

"...The boy in this book is having trouble admitting – much less closing – the large gap between his aspirations and his everyday actions. This boy knows that when.... The boy in this book is having trouble admitting – much less closing – the large gap between his aspirations and his everyday actions. This boy knows that when he’s older he will love his neighbor, but for now he’s all too happy to pick on his sister. This boy even knows that one day he will be given the Nobel Peace Prize: for standi..."

By Isabel Pin and Nancy Seitz

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