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!
* Isabella Limbach (Germany): The Lazy Man's Plan
* Christoph Langguth: Little Deer
* A357 GmbH, Winterthu (Switzerland): The Green Book of Aesop's Fables
* Heather, Jacek & friends (USA): The Smart Country Kid
* Etonhouse International School (Singapore): The Invisible Bride
* Matt Cooke & Emma Craddock at Cooke Components Ltd (United Kingdom): Prince Phadaeng and Princess Aikham
* Julie McIntyre, and Fiona Robson (both of Australia): Animals Coloring Book
* Patrick Sarnacke (USA): Proverbs of Laos
* Yatai Food Cart, Denver (USA), and the Cubit Family (Australia): What's in the Market?
* Michael Sanderson (USA), and Brian & Gerry Warren (Australia): The Hunter Who Meditated
* Lee Yong and the Golden Virtues (Singapore): The Cat that Meditated
* Ashleya Eggleston, and an anonymous donor (both of Australia): Yellow Book of Interesting Facts
* Slowork Publishing and the Ministry of Culture (Taiwan), and Julie McIntyre (Australia): How Hmong People Got Their Names
* Slowork Publishing and the Ministry of Culture (Taiwan), and Ann McVey (Australia): Little Cow
* Peggy Horn (Australia): Kamnuandoku Puzzles, #1
* Karen & John de Vries and Planet Wheeler Foundation, all of (Australia): Practice Writing the Lao Alphabet
* Planet Wheeler, Ann McVey, and Danebury Pty Ltd Congress Rental (all of Australia): How to Care for Pigs
* Heiko Vogel and Andrea Schreiber (Germany): Treasure Island
* Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing,(USA, Cambodia, India): Rhyming Words
* Birgitta Smedeby and friends (Sweden), and Lin Palmer(England): The Lying King and the Sun Bear
* The Cubit Family (Australia), Peggy Horn (Australia), and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing,(USA, Cambodia, India): The Green Book of Interesting Facts and The Blue Book of Interesting Facts
* 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
* Peggy Horn (Australia), the Cubit Family (Australia), and Manoj and Bory Paul and A Sing,(USA, Cambodia, India): The Purple Book of Interesting Facts and The White Book of Interesting Facts
* 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
Will you join them to help promote literacy in Laos? Here's the list of titles that still need a sponsor.
Village book parties
These people have donated enough to sponsor a book party and donate more books to a rural village school. Thank you!
2018Walter Schaller * Karen & John de Vries * Terry Edwards * Susan Thomlinson * Peggy Horn * Bruce Schaller * Terre des Hommes (Germany) * Phuan Phui Seck * Julie McIntyre * Patrick Sarnacke * Isabella Limbach * Anne Jaumees * Anonymous * Hauser Seraina * Ann McVey * Alexander Gosling * GE Bell * Sasha Alyson * Rory O'Callaghan * Sonnenberg family * Katharina Wimmer * the people of the village itself * Lia Woods * Beth Kelly * Adrienne Newman * Mary E McConney * Sonja Magloire-Lange * Christoph Langguth * Reformierte Kirchgemeinde Stammheim * Clayton Smith * Susan Davis * the people of the village itself * Anne Tonkin * Partner Reinsurance Europe SE * Stewardship * Robert Moyer, Cathy Lee, and Jason Moyer-Lee * Grousson family and friends * Matthew Cooke * the people of the village itself
2017Richard & Karen Weiland * Walter Schaller * amy schuff * Karen & John de Vries * Christoph Messmer * the people of the village itself * Molly Bostic * Maria Cristina Roces * Howard Pan * Barbara Goedecke * Birgitta Smedeby * Frankston High School * Sebastien Joannard * Helen Walka Dake * Gabriele Eipeldauer * Jacek Nikodem * Peggy Horn * Robert Smith & family * Chris Ashton & Emma Morton * Zena Carter * Terre des Hommes (Germany) * Mark Beamish * Yatai Food Cart, Denver, CO, USA * Melissa Reese * Reis-idee Travel Advice: www.reis-idee.nl/english-summary * Lucy Ridout * Tim Gosswiler * Nicole & Yves Furer * Jeffrey Cheah * Simon Weston * Anonymous * Erika Limacher * Julie McIntyre * Etonhouse International School * Alissa Ayden * Patrick Sarnacke * Brian & Gerry Warren * Anonymous * Stephen Antle * Charles Felsenthal * Anonymous * Anonymous * World Food Programe * Angela Griffiths * China by Bike * Ann McVey * Steve, Lori, Davis, and Park Orth * katherine link * Jens Wegener * Scott Berggren * Peter mcbrinde * Veronique Hunziker * the people of the village itself * Heiko Vogel and Andrea Schreiber * Ruth Eisenberg * Alice Vandervoort and friends * Robin Wieruch * GE Bell * Tatsumi Elementary School in Tokyo, Japan (care of Ben Schwartz and Miki Schwartz) * the people of the village itself * the people of the village itself * United World College South East Asia * Fiona Robson * Lia Woods * Ashleya Eggleston * Students of Busan Foreign School in South Korea * Sharon Goodman * Joe Realmuto * Clayton Smith * Stewardship * Ray Faulkner * Maartje Muskens * Chris & Marilee Lucas * the people of the village itself * Jeremy Randell * Lee Lek Yong * Michael Sanderson * Lisette van Dessel * Brittany&Andrew Hart * Lau chen yue * Jackie and Martin Cunliffe * Martin & Jackie Cunliffe * Florian Reinhard & Alex Robert * Leah Camhi * Robin Millar * Dave Schaller * David and Joan Adrion * Doug Ewart * Charlie Weeks * John & Jean Burton * Anuradha Vittachi Armstrong * Samuel Randell * John Miller * Ellen Bradley * Royal High School & King Edwards Junior School, Bath * Becky Schaller * Slowork Publishing and the Ministry of culture (Taiwan) * Danebury Pty Ltd Congress Rental * Kate Garrison * Melbourne Girls Grammar School * Christian Wulle * the people of the village itself * Allee & Bridwell families * Douglas Doty
Most village children still have no access to books. Come see what happens at a book party. Will you sponsor or co-sponsor one?