Books & Beyond is a collaborative project of Harmony School (Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.), The Project School (Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.), Newark Collegiate Academy (Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A.), Indiana University‚Äôs Global Living-Learning Community  (formerly the Global Village Living-Learning Center) and Kabwende Primary School (Musanze, Rwanda).  Books & Beyond promotes intercultural communication, literacy skills, advancement of education, and service-learning by engaging students in authoring, illustrating, publishing, and marketing a collection of short stories. 

Issues of this annual anthology are embargoed for two years after print publication in Rwanda.

Vol. 8 (2016)

Published: 2020-02-29

TWIOH 8 Cover

The World is Our Home Editors

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

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Note to Readers

Simon Pierre Munyaneza

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Joe Makes a Friend

Leo Schunn, Lucy Bennett, Edwin Shipp, Keate Sequoy, Abel MacNeil

1-3

Haiku Makes New Friends / Haiku yabonye nshuti nshya

Jazmine Boone, Aspen Siek, Theo Dove, Lilly Lauderman

4-9

Emily, the Poacher, and the Elephant / Emily, rushimusi, n'inzovu

Sebastian Higgins, Nell DeSollar, Hannah Bowles, Henry Countryman-Dustin

10-15

The New Girl

Monet Lahn, Cian Flaherty, Alden Jankowski, Gaby Price-Presslaff

16-17

Swimming Troubles

Mason Marksberry, Jaidyn Cooper, Nora Nelson Laird, Matthew Schacht, Keith Seizer

18-20

The Adventure of Emma and Nehemiah

Sierra Walden, Phoenix Moore, Ace Giyer, Aidan Kerr

21-23

Lost in the Woods

Wade Wisler, Julia Irmscher, Lily Miller, Nathan Jimenez, Mark Bolstridge, Kalen Kpabar

24-26

A Friend for Jane

Amara Jordan, Ella Mankowski, Solomon Nolan, Kyle Robinson, Irene Kropf-Estell, Jamari Dabney

27-29

The Hike / Urugendo mu ishyamba

Silas Gratz, Charlotte Siena, Surya Maher, Nick Ermey, Celie Kreilkamp

30-35

The Story of Friendship: Chris and Allyssa

Ethan Abdoo, Iris Kreilkamp, Dye-Dye Cummings, Logan James, Judah Allen

36-37

Be Careful Whom You Trust / Witondere abo wizera

Audrey Freeman-Day, Zachary Enstrom, Isis Hillenberg, Ayesha Salazar-Ansari

38-43

The Magic Banana

Elijah Fischer, Harper Schramm Kelley, Gabriel Newton, Miles Hipley-Kruger, Max Hanner

44-46

The Soccer Game

Maia Lennon, Sophie Scheiber, Anen Ricketts, Ava Mantha

47-49

A Game of Tag

Kadin Martel, Phoenix Cooper, Sam Law, Oliver Daly

50-51

Trixie's Garden Dinner / Trixie asangira na bagenzi be

Monica Kpabar, Elijah Baron Caudill, Aidan Gomez, Zach Silkworth, Julia Grumbling; Simon Pierre Munyaneza

52-57

Mukamwiza and Her Brothers / Mukamwiza na Basaza Be

Elina NYIRAGUHIRWA; Nadine Mwamini

58-63

Fighting Against Erosion / Kurwanya isuri

Josiane MUTUYIMANA; Julienne Uwamahoro

64-67

Mr. Hare and the Tortoise

Eric TUYISINGIZE; Onesphore Bagirishya

68-70

How Did Habimana Change HIs Life?

Oscar IRADUKUNDA; Theogene NGENDAHIMANA

71-72

Treat Every Child Like Your Own

Olivier Muhire; Onesphore Bagirishya

73-75

The Elephant and the Gorilla / Umugani w'inzovu n'ingagi

Amina DUSABIMANA; Theogene NGENDAHIMANA

76-79

Do Not Be Absent-Minded / Ntukabe baburabaje

Fabien Habineza; Julienne Uwamahoro

80-83

Use Your Talent

Innocent Dusabimana; Onesphore Bagirishya

84-85

Let Us Take Care of the Environment

Egide Shimwa Igiraneza; Jolise Mukamazera

86-87

Reflection

Khafeeon Love

92-94

Glossary

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The World is Our Home, Vol. 8

The World is Our Home Editors

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Beth Lewis Samuelson
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