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Three Cups of Tea, Young Reader's Edition: One Man's Journey to Change the World...One Child at a Time

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Easier to read than the original by Greg Mortenson

The addition of Greg Mortenson's daughter makes this book sing. Young adults and any reader will also enjoy the interview with Jane Goodall, who has made so many contributions to society. Ms Goodall is a name readers will recognize and feel comfortable reading. I hav...
The addition of Greg Mortenson's daughter makes this book sing. Young adults and any reader will also enjoy the interview with Jane Goodall, who has made so many contributions to society. Ms Goodall is a name readers will recognize and feel comfortable reading. I have recommended this book to so many adults and young adult librarians because I feel the essence of Greg Mortenson's endeavors to build schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan is best explained in this young adult version. We will discuss both books at my Book Club soon.
Every young reader from age 10-18 should read this book. I recommend it as a title for gifts for the young and old alike on your gift list!
Sarah Thomson was exceptional at adapting this book.

posted by Librarianloveskidsbooks on October 17, 2009

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Most Helpful Critical Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Three Cups of Tea

The book three Cups of Tea is a great book. It tells the story of Greg Mortenson and what one wrong turn on his K2 journey did to his life. He ended up in the city of Korphe where he then realized how many towns do not have schools and the children there don't receive e...
The book three Cups of Tea is a great book. It tells the story of Greg Mortenson and what one wrong turn on his K2 journey did to his life. He ended up in the city of Korphe where he then realized how many towns do not have schools and the children there don't receive education. The rest of the book continues on about how Greg and the CAI build schools and bring hope to the children of Central Asia.
I would recommend this book to people of all ages. It tells a story and makes people realize in a more literal sense what it is like over there. We don't have to worry everyday if we will have food to eat and water to drink. We are required to go to school and they are lucky to go to school. This book does a terrific job of portraying the message, "Education means hope."

posted by SallySmith on May 8, 2009

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2014

    Omg

    This book sucks dicks he is horrible and a lier

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 5, 2013

    Its not a true story!!!!! The author says it was until recently

    Its not a true story!!!!! The author says it was until recently the truth came out.  

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Book

    Are there any other books like this one? That are appropriate

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 2, 2013

    STARS 1

    BORING

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2013

    The author e

    Is a liar he made half of this stuff up

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2013

    ThreeCups of Tea

    The sample is not so good because you do not get to read ch. 1.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 23, 2012

    Wow.

    I just started this. I have to read it for school and im on lage 8 and it is soooooooooooo… borring and i have to read into late at night and i hate it soooooooooooooo… much but at least jane goodall wrote in it a little.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2012

    I hate it its so boring

    I was forced to read this book but if it was up to me i wouldnt have read another page it is BORING and there is evidence that greg might be lieing but if u are trying to kill yourself then read thiss book i have to give stars to be able to post but really i will give it a -100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 30, 2012

    Whats it about

    Cristian

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted August 7, 2011

    Booooooooooooooooo

    Pore

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