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We wouldn't have gotten this far without help!

Book sponsors

Literacy doesn't mean much if there's nothing to read. These people and organizations have brought new books to Laos during the past two years, by sponsoring the publication of a title. Thank you!

2017

* Tatsumi Elementary School in Tokyo (Japan), Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing, (USA, Cambodia, India) and Planet Wheeler (Australia): Cooking Lao Food

* Peggy Horn, (Australia) and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing, (USA, Cambodia, India): English is Fun!

* Robert Smith & family (U.K): Festivals Coloring Book

* The Cubit Family, and Peggy Horn (Australia): A and B went out to C

* The Cubit Family (Australia) and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing (USA, Cambodia, India): Farmer Yia Pao

* Peggy Horn, and Zena Carter (Australia): The Mother Fox and Her Puppies

* Champa Foundation in memory of Jan Leisink, (Netherlands) and an anonymous donor (Australia): Yellow Book about Insects

* Chris & Marilee Lucas (New Zealand): The Monkey King

* Mark & Allie Williams (United States): The Monkey is Elected to be King of the Animals

* Planet Wheeler Foundation, (Australia): The Story of Big Brother Mouse

* Peggy Horn, (Australia) and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing, (USA, Cambodia, India): Phiipop

* Manoj and Bory Paul, (USA and Cambodia), and The Cubit Family (Australia), Phiiphong

2016

* Manoj and Bory Paul, (USA and Cambodia), the Cubit Family (Australia), and the IBBY Asahi Reading Promotion Award (Switzerland and Japan): I Can Read! #4: The Deer Runs Fast

* Julie McIntyre, Zena Carter, and an anonymous donor (all in Australia): I Can Read! #3: The Duck Walks Slowly

* Lesley Morgan Thompson and Alvin W. Thompson (United States): King Giant and the Honey Seller

* Helen and Chuck Dake (United States): Two Buffaloes Dance and Beat the Drum

* Lin Palmer (England): The Toad King

* Sri KDU International School (Malaysia), the runners, volunteers, and sponsors of the 2015 Luang Prabang Half Marathon (Laos), and The Australian Embassy in Vientiane: Frog, Alligator, Buffalo (Oversize teacher edition)

* The Australian Embassy in Vientiane, Cubit Family Foundation, and Brian & Gerry Warren (all of Australia): The English Picture Dictionary

* GNS Ceramics Pty Ltd. (Australia): No Bananas

* Tamara Jannink (Netherlands): Dinosaurs!

* The Australian Embassy in Vientiane, Peggy Horn (Australia), and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing (USA, Cambodia, India): The Hungry Frog, Siddhartha and the Swan, Lao Proverbs and The Giant Vine

* The Australian Embassy in Laos, Charles Felsenthal (USA), and Peggy Horn (Australia): Good Manners; Mulberry and Lotus; Kidnapped; Fly, Fly, Fly! and I Can Speak English!

* Planet Wheeler (Australia), Glencoe Family Foundation (USA) and the Australian Embassy in Laos: Our Lives Together

Will you join them to help promote literacy in Laos? Here's the list of titles that still need a sponsor.

Village book parties

Children at a rural book party in Laos

These people have donated enough to sponsor a book party and donate more books to a rural village school. Thank you!

2017

Yatai Food Cart, Denver, CO, USA * Clayton Smith * Simon Weston * Becky Schaller * Patrick Sarnacke * Jacek Nikodem * Brittany&Andrew Hart * Veronique Hunziker * Chris & Marilee Lucas * Maartje Muskens * Ray Faulkner * Gabriele Eipeldauer * Florian Reinhard & Alex Robert * Stewardship * Chris Ashton & Emma Morton * John Miller * Barbara Goedecke * Melbourne Girls Grammar School * the people of the village itself * David and Joan Adrion * Alissa Ayden * Anonymous * katherine link * Tatsumi Elementary School in Tokyo, Japan (care of Ben Schwartz and Miki Schwartz) * Tomoko Maeda * Jackie and Martin Cunliffe * Robin Wieruch * Martin & Jackie Cunliffe * Melissa Reese * Julie McIntyre * Jens Wegener * Peter mcbrinde * Angela Griffiths * Terre des Hommes (Germany) * the people of the village itself * the people of the village itself * Alice Vandervoort and friends * China by Bike * Lau chen yue * GE Bell * Steve, Lori, Davis, and Park Orth * Royal High School & King Edwards Junior School, Bath * Howard Pan * Lucy Ridout * Ellen Bradley * Reis-idee Travel Advice: www.reis-idee.nl/english-summary * Dave Schaller * United World College South East Asia * Mark Beamish * Etonhouse International School * Robert Smith & family * Zena Carter * Anonymous * the people of the village itself * Ann McVey * Lisette van Dessel

2016

Marguerite Kelley McElroy * Melea Bardal * Kevin & Alison Kenny * Eva Behringer * Catherine Schieve * Clayton Smith * Laura Jordan (Swizterland) & Jeanne Bonacina Lhommet (France) and their families and friends * Genevieve Moeckel * Heather Williams * Lesley Morgan Thompson and Alvin W. Thompson * Patrick Sarnacke * IBBY Asahi Reading Promotion Award * The British School of Nanjing * Anonymous * Charles and Helen Dake * Helen and Chuck Dake * Jacek Nikodem * Diana Loepfe and Martina Kueng * Douglas Doty * Charles Felsenthal * Emelie Strömshed (Note To Self books, Sweden) * Kieran Doyle * Molly Bostic * Wilhelm-Roepke-Schule in Ettlingen, Germany * Miki Scheidel * Svenja Breitenstein * Stewardship * Sheldon * Prana Yoga KL * David Calver * susan pasley * Deborah Saunders * Myriam Lallinger * the people of the village itself * Sam Dunn * the people of the village itself * Belmont School * Lauren and Jack Brown * Anonymous * Laos Mood Travel * the people of the village itself * World Challenge Mansfield SC * the people of the village itself * Trish Gribben * World Food Programe and USDA * Indochina Services (ICS) * Vance Huntley * Thomas and Bonnie Clarke * Jeanne Ratzloff * Sasha Alyson * Melissa Reese * Julie McIntyre * Jens Wegener * Helen Parry * Charlie Weeks * Beth Kelly * nancy merritt * Colin Cotterill and Books for Laos * Markus Hartung from Berlin, Germany * the people of the village itself * William Cohen * the people of the village itself * Kim Gibson * Terre des Hommes (Germany) * A357 GmbH, Winterthur, Switzerland * Karen Embree * Brian & Gerry Warren * the people of the village itself * Alice Vandervoort * the people of the village itself * Katharina Wimmer * Deborah Carlsson * Peggy Horn * Nicole Zimmerman * Leah Camhi * Rebecca Jennings * Donation by Mark & Allie Williams * Mark & Allie Williams * Chris Kelly * Steve, Lori, Davis, and Park Orth * Fiona Clark * Doris Niepalla * Connie Potter and Chris Thomas * John & Jean Burton * Robert Moyer, Cathy Lee, and Jason Moyer-Lee * the people of the village itself * Tamara Jannink * Doug Ewart * Susan Horie * Clayton Karkosh * Krystle TSE * Susan Wood * the people of the village itself * Ian Terry * Margo Weinstein * basmati - authentic help * the people of the village itself * James Cook University, Singapore * Zena Carter * Maria Decker * Vientiane International School * Erika Limacher * International Grammar School * Lin Palmer * Anonymous * Michael Nava * the people of the village itself * Anna and Ollie Yeoman in New Zealand * the people of the village itself * John Gee & Kathy Kronenberg * Ann McVey * Friends from the Phi Tejada * Alberto Andrea Denzler * Neil Kinghorn

Most village children still have no access to books. Come see what happens at a book party. Will you sponsor or co-sponsor one?