Read the World: translated books for 8-12 year olds

You can download this list as a PDF to use as a tick sheet, or to stick the cover images to a globe or map of the world as you read!

Asia

Children’s books in translation for ages 8-12, listed by country of origin

China
India
Indonesia
Japan
China
India
Indonesia
Japan
China
India
Japan
Japan

Africa

Children’s books in translation for ages 8-12, listed by country of origin

France/Côte d’Ivoire
South Africa
France/Côte d’Ivoire
South Africa
France/Côte d’Ivoire

Americas

Children’s books in translation for ages 8-12, listed by country of origin

Argentina
Chile
Brazil
Mexico
Mexico

Middle East

Children’s books in translation for ages 8-12, listed by country of origin

Israel
Palestine
Israel
Palestine
Lebanon

Europe

Children’s books in translation for ages 8-12, listed by country of origin

Austria
Estonia
France
Denmark
Finland
France
Denmark
Finland

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