Seeds of Change

By ForeWord Magazine

Children will gain a better understanding of the poverty faced by some cultures when they read about Wangari’s childhood; for example, her excitement to study in a one-room mud hut. Some may relate to her struggles with the culture shock of moving to a metropolitan city after growing up in a tiny, rural community. Moms will love the recurring themes of female empowerment throughout, and youth of all ages will be inspired by the story of one girl who changed an entire nation.