on a true story, this picture book tells the story of a man who gets
lost in the mountains of Pakistan and finally stumbles into a village.
The villagers help him recuperate, and the man decides to repay their
kindness by helping to build a school for the village children. He then
went on to make 58 more schools in other poor villages.
Interest Level: K-Gr. 4 Grade Equivalent: 4.6 Lexile: 740L
Below are sample spreads from inside this book. It may be hard to see in our little samples here but the illustrations are created entirely of torn and cut paper. They have a real tactile, three dimensional look about them in the real book.