The Banana-Leaf Ball: How Play Can Change the World

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The Banana-Leaf Ball: How Play Can Change the World

by Katie Smith Milway

Illustrations by Shane W. Evans

First Release:

July 2017

ISBN: 9781771383318

Based on a true story, this inspiring tale shows how a desperate situation can be improved by finding common ground through play. Information about refugees and the real-life inspiration for the book’s main character. Online resources and rules for sports and games. “What You Can Do.” Full-color map and photographs. Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781771383318
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Kids Can Press
    Page Count: 32
    Lexile: Level: 780L
    Genre: Fic
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