A complex tale of love, loss, and learning how to be a family, Half a World Away follows Jaden, a boy adopted from Romania, halfway around the world to get a new sibling. Struggling to understand and be accepted by his family, Jaden spends his time in Kazakhstan learning, growing, and changing. Using our literary guide, families can delve into the rich themes and topics that the story presents.
Have you ever wondered how magic tricks really work? By studying the psychology behind magic, young magicians (and young psychologists) can uncover the “secrets” behind successful magic tricks and learn lots about the human brain at the same time!