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Featured Reviews

"[Children of the World] takes its readers on a visual trek across the globe, where they discover that — despite our different clothes and homes and languages — we are more alike than different" - Caryl Stern, President & CEO, U.S. Fund for UNICEF


"Definitely add this to the mix to create interested world citizens" - Kirkus Reviews


"A lyrical exploration of humankind that strikes a lovely balance between celebrating individuality while recognizing the rewards of community" - Starred Review, Publishers Weekly


"A wonderful resource for igniting a spirit of wonder, appreciation, and belonging in children representing a beautiful variety of geographic places, cultures, and experiences" - Daydreamers Press

Children of the World

Written by Tessa Strickland and Kate DePalma

Illustrated by David Dean

Discover the must-have book for all children! The Barefoot Book's Children of the World depicts kids of a wide range of shapes, sizes, races, abilities and lifestyles from countries and cultures all over the world. Read More... 

  • All Ages

  • 52 pages

  • Hard cover

  • 10" X 11.75"


Unfortunately, we are not able to ship this item internationally at this time. We can only ship to the U.S. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Featured Awards

  • Gold Medal Winner, Moonbeam Awards

  • Brain Child Award Winner, Tillywig Toy & Media Awards

  • Silver Award for Juvenile Nonfiction, Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award

  • Children’s Nonfiction Picture Book Gold Winner, NAPRA Nautilus Awards

  • Multicultural Book of the Month, Colours of Us Blog

  • Books That Bring People Together, School Library Journal

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