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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

* 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), 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

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

2016

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

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