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Children's LiteratureThis volume in the "Questions and Answers: Countries" subset of the "Fact Finders" series offers grade-schoolers an accessible introduction to modern Colombia. A question headlines each double-page spread (i.e. "What type of government does Colombia have?," "What is school like in Colombia?"); answers are conveyed with simple text, big color photos, and a variety of maps, charts, and "Facts!". Students will be interested in questions (and answers) about sports, holidays, food, and family life. A useful reference section at the end of the volume includes fast facts about Colombia's geography and population, money. and flag. as well as a selection of Spanish words and phrases. A link to Internet sites authenticated by Capstone Press, a bibliography, and an index round out the volume. 2006, FactFinders/Capstone Press, Ages 8 to 10.