For Every Child A Better World Author:Kermit the Frog, Louise Gikow, Ellen Weiss "A note to parents: For Every Child, A Better World is an important book that you are encouraged to read and discuss with your child. Its message -- that there are some children around the world who do not have all the basic necessities of life -- is both serious and challenging. — Powerful illustrations and a simple, moving text will introduce y... more »our child to the larger world outside his or her own community. Inspired by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, the book tells the reader, through the gentle voice of Kermit the Frog, about the rights of children everywhere. These include the right to food, clean water, clean air, and the right to grow up in a healthy and peaceful environment. The book also tells how the United Nations is working to protect those rights.
For Every Child, a Better World offers a unique approach to a topic that can be difficult to talk about. It will provide a very special reading experience for you and your child."
This is ISBN 0-307-15628-1, but is the hardcover edition, not the paperback that PBS lists under that ISBN number.« less