These children’s books illustrate how we are all connected.
As we strive for a deeper connection with our world and the people who live in it, books are an invaluable tool. These kids stories will teach your children about how we as humans are all connected.
Gene Nelson, Director of the Provo City Library, shares seven world-focused books to read to your kids. He shares some prize winners, some with lovely poetry, and some with darling illustrations.
Children’s Books About Our World
“All the World” by Liz Garton Scanlon and Marla Frazee
“Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years” by Stacy McAnulty and David Litchfield
“Here We Are” by Oliver Jeffers
“If You Come to Earth” by Sophie Blackall
“On Earth” by G. Brian Karas
“Thank You Earth” by April Pulley Sayre
“The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth” by Rachel Ignotofsky