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              Big, Bigger, Biggest: In English and Tigrinya
               

              Big, Bigger, Biggest: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Goering, Noh; Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Kurtz, Jane

              • RRP: $18.50
              • $18.50
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              In this story, a hungry frog tries to outgrow an Elephant! Ethiopia is home to frog species that don't live anywhere else on Earth. One of them has the interesting name of the Ethiopian snout-burrower, which spends most of its time underground. Another species, the burrowing tree... frog, has part of its habitat protected by the Bale Mountains National Park.Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781795865692
              Released NZ 5 Feb 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              Stories from Ethiopia: Volume 2: In English and Tigrinya
               

              Stories from Ethiopia: Volume 2: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Kurtz, Jane; Goering, Noh

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $54.99
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              A fun collection of three stories based on Ethiopian culture, animals and proverbs for practice in reading Amharic and English. Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories ...in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781693455544
              Released NZ 16 Sep 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              We Can Stop the Lion: In English and Tigrinya
               

              We Can Stop the Lion: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Nelms, Humphrey; Burkholder, Celeste

              • RRP: $27.99
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              A group of creative spiders team up to stop an angry lion in this story based on an Ethiopian proverb for practice in reading Amharic and English. Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers ...books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781797407531
              Released NZ 17 Feb 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              The Great Rift Valley Lakes: In English and Tigrinya
               

              The Great Rift Valley Lakes: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Mitsein, Rebekah; Baughman, Lee

              • RRP: $33.50
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              People come from many countries to visit some of the Rift Valley Lakes. The Nechisar National Park has a strip of land called the 'Bridge of God' which separates 2 lakes. Explore the many types of birds, animals and people that call the great Rift Valley home in this Ready Set Go... book.Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781079387155
              Released NZ 9 Jul 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              Yaya, Come Here!: A Day In The Life Of A Boy in West Africa: In English and Amharic
               

              Yaya, Come Here!: A Day In The Life Of A Boy in West Africa: In English and Amharic (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Illustrated by Bernhard, Durga Yael; Translated by Eshetie, Amlaku B.; Contributions by Set Go Books, Ready

              • RRP: $33.50
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              From the time he wakes up until the time he goes to sleep, Yaya is constantly on the move. Everyone knows Yaya, and everyone calls out to him as he runs from place to place. Follow this energetic boy through a typical day in a West African village as he gathers firewood, picks ma...ngos, fashions a toy from a tire, chases a monkey, and joins a drum and dance celebration. Durga Yael Bernhard is the author/illustrator of numerous award-winning picture books, including Trouble (a Ready Set Go book), While You Are Sleeping: A Lift-the-Flap Book of Time Around the World, A Ride On Mother's Back, and five other multicultural titles that invite young readers to discover diverse people and cultures. durgabernhard.com/childrensbooks.phpReady Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, are dual language books designed to engage young readers in Ethiopia and beyond. Open Hearts Big Dreams is dedicated to increasing opportunities for K-12 kids in Ethiopia and their communities through literacy, technology and art projects. https: // openheartsbigdreams.org/book-project/
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              ISBN 9781694400635
              Released NZ 20 Sep 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              Butterfly: In English and Tigrinya
               

              Butterfly: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by from Findley School, Students; Translated by Dessalegn, Aklilu

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
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              Did you know that the painted lady butterfly can travel up to 2,500 miles on it migration journeys? Read about the birth and grow of this beautiful insect in Butterfly - an early reader book in the Ready Set Go Books collection. Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Proje...ct, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781703978100
              Released NZ 30 Oct 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              Big, Bigger, Biggest: In English and Afaan Oromo
               

              Big, Bigger, Biggest: In English and Afaan Oromo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Goering, Noh; Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Kurtz, Jane

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
              • In Stock US

              In this story, a hungry frog tries to outgrow an Elephant! Ethiopia is home to frog species that don't live anywhere else on Earth. One of them has the interesting name of the Ethiopian snout-burrower, which spends most of its time underground. Another species, the burrowing tree... frog, has part of its habitat protected by the Bale Mountains National Park.Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781697487718
              Released NZ 4 Oct 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              I Hide: In English and Tigrinya
               

              I Hide: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Taylor, Elizabeth Spor; Art Project, Banana

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
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              Join a curious child as they play a game of discovery and concealment in the towns and fields of Ethiopia. As she observes her surroundings from her hiding spots, she notices many interesting and beautiful things around her. The people and animals who fill the streets and landsca...pe with color and mystery come to life through banana plant collages made by the Ethiopian women of Jimma Banana Art. Most of the illustrations were created from different parts of the banana plant that have been dried, ironed and cut into shapes. Side by side text in Amharic and English supports bilingual young readers. Sales of the book support Open Hearts, Big Dreams, a nonprofit devoted to increasing literacy in indigenous Ethiopian languages.Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communit
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              ISBN 9798608253539
              Released NZ 2 Feb 2020
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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              Little Lion: In English and Tigrinya
               

              Little Lion: In English and Tigrinya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Laporte, T.; Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Ford, E.

              • RRP: $33.50
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              Little Lion has lost his mama. In his quest to find her, he encounters several other unique animals found in Ethiopia, such as aardvark, serval and guinea fowls. He learns that many of the animals are reluctant to help in his search. Follow along on Little Lion's adventure in thi...s early-ready book written in both English and Tigrinya. Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in Ethiopia.
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              ISBN 9781698315904
              Released NZ 9 Oct 2019
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              Interest Age Children
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              Walls: An Ethiopian early reader about the importance and beauty of walls - in English and Amharic
               

              Walls: An Ethiopian early reader about the importance and beauty of walls - in English and Amharic (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Set Go Books, Ready; Illustrated by Students and Instructors from Clark Coll; Translated by Beyene, Alem Eshetu

              • RRP: $27.99
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              The humble wall gets a closer look in this sweet dual-language children's book about the utility and importance of walls in daily Ethiopian life. Walls protect and separate, contain and defend. From ornate to plain, walls come in many different designs and provide many vital func...tions in our towns and homes. In Ethiopia, many walls are also historical treasures with cultural importance. The city of Harar features ancient walls that are painted for important holidays like Ramadan, and walls over 600 years old still surround the city. A team of student illustrators bring the walls of Ethiopia to life in vibrant watercolors, and text in both English and Amharic supports emerging bilingual readers. Ready Set Go Books, an Open Hearts Big Dreams Project, is focused on increasing the literacy rate in Ethiopia through giving readers books with stories in their heart languages, full of colorful illustrations with Ethiopian settings and details. Profits from books sales will be used to create, print, and distribute more Ready Set Go Books to kids in Ethiopia, Africa's second most populous country. Ethiopia's population is 44% children, ages 0-14 (43 million out of 97 million total). Only 5.5% of children attend pre-school or kindergarten, and the adult literacy rate is 49%. Our books are based on wise Ethiopian sayings that often rhyme in Amharic. If an adult says the first half, many children can chant the second half. Sometimes the meaning of these sayings is clear. Sometimes it has to be puzzled out and argued over. But sayings and idioms and proverbs help people express truths and beliefs in unusual ways. Open Hearts Big Dreams Fund (OHBD) is a 501(3)(c) not for profit organization that believes the chance to dream big dreams should not depend on where in the world you are born. Our focus is to support nonprofit organizations and their programs that provide literacy, K-12 education, and leadership as well as that support the parents and communities where the kids live, in
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              ISBN 9781704976518
              Released NZ 3 Nov 2019
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children
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