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Sunday Snippet: Passport to the World – A Great GiveAway…

June 9th, 2011 · 51 Comments

Time for a Great GiveAway for your kids…"Passport to the World: Your A to Z Guided Language Tour" (Craig Froman). In Genesis 11:9 the people of the world are scattered over the face of the whole world, divided by a babble of different languages. And we are commanded in Matthew 28:19 to go and make disciples of all nations… and while we aren’t traveling anytime soon we can pray for people from every corner of the world, in fact to the ends of the earth (Acts 1:8). Here is a book that is packed with information and will enable you and your kids to pray for people around the world intelligently.


Hang on to your seats – this is a fabulous fabulous book… Grab your passport and travel your way round the globe through the pages of the book. Every double spread represents a language group and their country around the world… From Armenian to Zulu you will travel through twenty-six languages and their associated countries.
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Each page well tell you a couple of facts about the country, how to greet a friend in their own language, a proverb from that country and some images of the local currency, traditional dress, local food… it is bright and fun and very inviting. At the back of the book their are a couple of fact sheets for each country and a couple of “Whose flag is this? and “Which country is this” quizzes…
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Not only that but there is a sticker/stamp for your passport as you travel… and your passport is tucked safely into the front cover of the book… this is a fun book with lots of facts that made it interesting enough for my older kids to enjoy… but presented in such a way that my younger kids poured over it for ages.
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As usual I have to thank CBD, our GiveAway book suppliers for another great book.

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If you would like to win this book, then go ahead and enter our GiveAway. The GiveAway works in the usual way, comment before the end of this coming Sunday, 12 June 2011, and we will draw and publish the winner next week! – I won’t respond to your comments as I do on our other posts because I don’t want to be included in our own giveaway.

Our GiveAways are open to everyone: If you have won a GiveAway before never fear – enter away. If you live on the far side of the world – enter away. Postage takes forever from here but eventually it should get to you! Good luck and get commenting!!!

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51 responses so far ↓

  • 1 ananda // Jun 9, 2011 at 2:40 am

    I love it! We are so into travelling the globe in words, pictures and maps! This sounds cute! Pls enter us.
    ananda´s last blog post ..moving house

  • 2 chelsea hudson // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:43 am

    I have been eying this and drooling over it! i love it, love it, love it! we have a heart for the world and so desire to pass that on to our girls. they have been born in 3 different cities and two continents. :)
    chelsea hudson´s last blog post ..Resurfacing!

  • 3 Phyllis // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:51 am

    Oh, I would love this book for my boys!
    Phyllis´s last blog post ..Wednesday- 6-8-11 Trouble with Trading and Keeping Cool

  • 4 Paula // Jun 9, 2011 at 4:09 am

    What a fun book… a homeschool mom’s delight!

  • 5 Krista // Jun 9, 2011 at 4:41 am

    What a wonderful book! Count me in!!!

  • 6 Lillian // Jun 9, 2011 at 4:49 am

    Sounds great! Count us in. Lillian

  • 7 Katherine A // Jun 9, 2011 at 6:31 am

    This sounds a great resource. Similar to Window on the World, but perhaps more accessible for the younger members of our family. Please count me in.

  • 8 jacki // Jun 9, 2011 at 6:45 am

    That looks like a fabulous book!

  • 9 Kimberly // Jun 9, 2011 at 6:57 am

    We would love to pour over this book together! Thanks for the great giveaway!

  • 10 Shells // Jun 9, 2011 at 8:38 am

    This looks like a lovely way to travel around the world and meet new people – Please count us in!

  • 11 April O. // Jun 9, 2011 at 8:40 am

    Oh wow, this is a super great giveaway! Here’s hoping! ;)

  • 12 Jo // Jun 9, 2011 at 8:58 am

    count me in!

  • 13 Liesl // Jun 9, 2011 at 10:06 am

    Wow what an interesting book – I would love a copy please

  • 14 Joyful Mama // Jun 9, 2011 at 10:21 am

    LOVE IT! – it’s welcome in our home anytime!
    Joyful Mama´s last blog post ..Using what we have 1- MAGAZINE PICTURES – flowers flip-book

  • 15 mandimadeit // Jun 9, 2011 at 11:14 am

    What a wonderful book!
    Thanks for the great giveaway!
    mandimadeit´s last blog post ..Birthday Cake Practice

  • 16 homeschool 4 muslims // Jun 9, 2011 at 11:58 am

    I am loving it! Please count us in!
    homeschool 4 muslims´s last blog post ..Creative Commons for kids

  • 17 Karyn // Jun 9, 2011 at 1:10 pm

    Looks wonderful – thanks for the giveaway! love, Karyn
    Karyn´s last blog post ..Exciting- I’m Writing!

  • 18 Debbie H // Jun 9, 2011 at 1:18 pm

    Yes Please!

  • 19 auntymuffin // Jun 9, 2011 at 2:51 pm

    Love anything about other countries and culture; thank you!

  • 20 Melanie Grant // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:16 pm

    My son loves drawing flags of all the different countries in the world and this would definitely be a book he would love.
    Melanie Grant´s last blog post ..News- SA Lifesaving Championships in Strand 2011

  • 21 Christa // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:21 pm

    This looks like such an amazing book! Thanks for the chance to enter!

  • 22 3GoatMom // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:27 pm

    Oh please count me in – I taught pre school years ago and did a unit called “Around the World” – we went everywhere. I would love to do it again with my school age kids during summer camp and this would be the perfect addition.

  • 23 Carmen // Jun 9, 2011 at 3:55 pm

    This book looks really wonderful!! I’m sure my kids will love it.

  • 24 Nicola // Jun 9, 2011 at 4:39 pm

    Oh wow… we would love it too :)

  • 25 Beata // Jun 9, 2011 at 4:56 pm

    What a wonderful book! I would love this book for my boys!

  • 26 Pam // Jun 9, 2011 at 5:02 pm

    This looks fabulous! Thank you so much.

  • 27 Cara // Jun 9, 2011 at 5:36 pm

    Please count me in – my kids would love this book!

  • 28 Beth // Jun 9, 2011 at 6:08 pm

    This looks like a great read, and just up our alley. My youngest devours books about other cultures right now. Thanks for the chance to win!

  • 29 dhesh // Jun 9, 2011 at 6:39 pm

    What a great way to teach a child about the world we live in!

  • 30 Jocelyn // Jun 9, 2011 at 7:13 pm

    Looks like a great resource! Thanks!

  • 31 Linda B // Jun 9, 2011 at 8:41 pm

    Wow! I really want this book! I think I will be purchasing this one if I don’t win. Thanks as always!

  • 32 Karen M // Jun 9, 2011 at 8:49 pm

    Oh, very cool! This book would be ideal for my girls who are very much into imaginary travels at the moment!

  • 33 Tammy mayes // Jun 9, 2011 at 9:16 pm

    Ok great Thanks se7en! Looks awesome. We would love this one.

  • 34 Sue // Jun 9, 2011 at 10:29 pm

    We’d LOVE this book!

  • 35 Hope // Jun 10, 2011 at 3:41 am

    This would fit beautifully in with our geography plans for next year! Blessings to your family!

  • 36 Monica // Jun 10, 2011 at 4:06 am

    We’re a very international family and I know my boys would love this book! They are very interested in places an languages. :)
    Monica´s last blog post ..On vacation

  • 37 Paige // Jun 10, 2011 at 4:17 am

    count me in!

  • 38 Mamalion // Jun 10, 2011 at 4:26 am

    This looks really good!

  • 39 Deb // Jun 10, 2011 at 6:23 pm

    wow this looks great!

  • 40 Doné // Jun 10, 2011 at 6:29 pm

    O please Hood no 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 or 8. choose me. We will love the book.
    Doné´s last blog post ..coffee gift set for someone special

  • 41 Nicky Muller // Jun 10, 2011 at 10:04 pm

    Oh yes please.

    Please, please, please draw # 41 :-)

    This would really help me and my kids would just love this book.

    Thank you!

  • 42 Martina // Jun 11, 2011 at 1:54 am

    We would really love this book
    Then we could begin to cook
    Tasty dishes from afar
    Such as Madagascar
    What fun to learn how to say hello
    In French, Chinese and Eskimo
    So, can we have our passport please
    We’ll even go down on bended knees!
    Please!! :)

  • 43 Michelle Willow // Jun 11, 2011 at 6:29 am

    Looks like great book and I surely would love to have it on our shelves! :)

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  • 44 Sherrin Drew // Jun 11, 2011 at 6:37 am

    Yay! Would love to add this to our book shelf.
    Sherrin Drew´s last blog post ..Pretty in Pink at six months

  • 45 Julia // Jun 11, 2011 at 9:41 am

    I would LOVE this book. Please??
    Julia´s last blog post ..A post about School

  • 46 Tanya W // Jun 12, 2011 at 6:15 am

    This looks like a fantastic book for my kids who love the atlas! Thanks!
    Tanya W´s last blog post ..early may daybook

  • 47 Elisabeth // Jun 12, 2011 at 12:42 pm

    Oh this book is so neat! I think learning about different countries is very important!

  • 48 Laura // Jun 12, 2011 at 8:50 pm

    Oh, we would LOVE this! We are going to “travel around the world” in school next year and this would be great!
    Laura´s last blog post ..Their Bible Time

  • 49 Kim // Jun 13, 2011 at 12:17 am

    My daughter would LOVE this! She is really into pretending to travel to different places. Thanks for the giveaway!

  • 50 Jocelyn Skelly // Jun 15, 2011 at 11:26 pm

    I missed the deadline but I have to say thank you, thank you for this great find! This is going to go so well with my curriculum for next year. I am soooo excited to buy my own copy (ok, not excited about the buying part, it would have been nice to win, but oh well!)
    Thank you again :)

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