Katie Smith Milway, a native of Vancouver, B.C., has coordinated community development programs in Africa and Latin America for Food for the Hungry; consulted on village banking in Senegal with World Vision and was a delegate to the 1992 Earth Summit. She has written books and articles on sustainable development and is currently a partner at nonprofit consultancy The Bridgespan Group, based in Boston, Massachusetts.
Eugenie Fernandes is an award-winning picture book author and illustrator. Her many works include the Little Mouse series, Earth Magic, One Hen and Kitten's Spring. She lives in southern Ontario.
... a great tool to use to expand children's worldviews about the
basic needs of other kids around the world.--School Library
With bright, lively acrylic illustrations, the story is followed with several informative spreads, including ways that young readers can help create change.--Booklist
Readers will take much away from this, including an appreciation for their health-care resources and a desire to make a difference in the world.--Kirkus Reviews