Barefoot Books: PBS KIDS Global Gift Set

Great news! $5.00 from each sale of our new PBS KIDS Global Gift Set goes to PBS KIDS!
PBS KIDS Global Gift Set

PBS KIDS and Barefoot Books are committed to guiding kids on their own special journey of discovery and growth. So reach into your eco-bag and get ready for an adventure with your little explorer! In these paperback Barefoot Books, children learn to count in Swahili, learn to speak Spanish in Mexico and are introduced to the gods and goddesses of ancient Egypt. $5.00 from the sale of this product goes to support PBS. Your purchase helps PBS KIDS provide opportunities for all children – from every walk of life – to explore and grow.

Ages 4 to 10 years



Gift Set ($ 19.99)

* Closer look at these wonderful children's books:

Off We Go To Mexico

Off We Go to Mexico!
An Adventure in the Sun


Travel to Mexico and discover its many wonders, from the amazing monarch butterflies in the Highlands to a mariachi show in the village square. The rhyme and lyricism of the text is complemented by endnotes about the history of the country, national fiestas, and a glossary of simple Spanish vocabulary.

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Laurie Krebs

Illustrated By: Christopher Corr


It provides the color and feel of the warm country, gives some wonderful vocabulary to learn and can also serve as a very fun "primer" for first time visitors.


We're Sailing Down The Nile

We're Sailing Down the Nile


A Journey Through Egypt
Set sail along the mighty Nile River to experience the wonders of Egypt. The lilting, rhyming story text is followed by eleven pages full of educational information about ancient Egypt, gods and goddesses, a helpful map, and much more.

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Laurie Krebs

Illustrated By: Anne Wilson


This is the book for those who love all things Egyptian! A colorful blend of modern and ancient Egypt.


We all Went On Safari

We All Went on Safari


A Counting Journey Through Tanzania
Learn to count in Swahili while discovering African animals on an exciting safari through the grasslands of Tanzania. Facts about Tanzania, Swahili counting, the Maasai people and a map are included at the end.

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each book will be donated to the African Wildlife Foundation, to aid in their wildlife conservation and community building efforts in Tanzania.

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Laurie Krebs

Illustrated By: Julia Cairns


We All Went On Safari takes the reader on a count by number journey through the daily life of a Maasai child. From spying a lonely leopard at dawn's first light (1=moja) to watching ten elephants on a rocky hillside glen (10=kumi), the reader is painted a visual and numeric feast from which to learn Maasai culture, custom, and language. Each number, from 1 to 10, is accompanied by the Swahili name for the letter, along with the Swahili name of each of ten children, who play a major role in the story's unfolding.




Happy Reading!
Barefoot Books - LadyD




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