WorldCat Identities

Ajmera, Maya

Overview
Works: 28 works in 99 publications in 2 languages and 10,943 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Board books  Fiction  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HQ781, 305.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maya Ajmera
To be a kid by Maya Ajmera( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs from countries around the world illustrate some of the activities children everywhere have in common
Children from Australia to Zimbabwe : a photographic journey around the world by Maya Ajmera( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs depict how children live in nations across the alphabet, from Australia to Zimbabwe
Be my neighbor by Maya Ajmera( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An simple introduction to the characteristics of a neighborhood
Faith by Maya Ajmera( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In our world there are many faiths. Celebrate faith around the world in its many expressions: praying, singing, learning, helping, caring and more. Photographs from many different cultures and religious traditions highlight the common threads that bring people together in reverence and joy
To be an artist by Maya Ajmera( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to using various art forms to express creativity
What we wear : dressing up around the world by Maya Ajmera( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses colorful photographs to show the clothing and dress of children from places around the globe, including Peru, Uganda, and Sweden
Our grandparents : a global album by Maya Ajmera( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vibrant photographs and simple text capture the joy and affection shown by grandparents and grandchildren around the world
A kid's best friend by Maya Ajmera( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the special relationship that exists between children and their pet dogs all around the world
Music everywhere! by Maya Ajmera( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs from around the world celebrate the universal joy that kids get from making music, whether they're playing instruments, clapping their hands, stomping their feet, or singing. Music can help express one child's feelings--or it can bring a whole community together
Healthy kids : with a foreword by Melinda French Gates by Maya Ajmera( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how children around the world stay healthy by eating good food, having access to clean water, living in safe homes, and sharing a loving community
Back to school by Maya Ajmera( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts children in elementary schools all over the world, and describes what all these different kinds of school have in common
Global baby boys by Maya Ajmera( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A board book depicting male children from around the world
Let the games begin! by Maya Ajmera( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs of children from around the world focus on various aspects of sports, including physical benefits, the importance of practice, overcoming obstacles, teamwork, and more
Children of the U.S.A.( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: There is no typical American child. Children may share similar activities and pastimes, but they represent a variety of ethnic, cultural, and religious backgrounds. Striking photographs showcase fifty-one cities-one from each state, as well as our nation's capital, Washington, D.C. The photos and facts feature common activities and interests, as well as varied foods, languages, entertainment, sports, and other examples of daily life throughout the country. Published in conjunction with The Global Fund for Children
Global baby bedtimes by Maya Ajmera( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pictures and simple text, babies in different countries and cultures go through the same rituals at bedtime
Every breath we take : a book about air by Maya Ajmera( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces readers to air, looking at what it is, why all living things need a clean supply of it, the problems that can happen when it becomes polluted, and how people can keep the air clean
Come out and play by Maya Ajmera( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates various methods of play for children throughout the world
Extraordinary girls by Maya Ajmera( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emphasizes the qualities, abilities, and achievements of girls from different countries and cultures around the world." -- Verso
Animal friends : a global celebration of children and animals by Maya Ajmera( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smiling children around the world show off the special animal friends that share their lives"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Be my neighbor
Alternative Names
Maya Ajmera American children's writer, Nonprofit executive

Maya Ajmera scrittore americano

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Covers
Children from Australia to Zimbabwe : a photographic journey around the worldBe my neighborFaithTo be an artistOur grandparents : a global albumA kid's best friendBack to schoolLet the games begin!