Books worth reading, issues worth studying...
Do you want to learn more about hunger and hunger-related issues? What exactly is the Global Food System, and how does it work?
Check out our suggested reading list with books for all ages. Each book has something unique to offer, focusing on a wide variety of issues ranging from what you can do to help to stories of what others have done to make a difference.
Educating students about Global Issues is vital to their understanding of the world in which we live, and the reading list extends through to university level.
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The Greatest Table - Michael J. Rosen
Handful of Seeds - Monica Hughes
How I Survived the Irish Famine: Journal of Mary O'Flynn - Laura Wilson
If the World Were a Village - David Smith
Kinder Spirits: Children Helping Children in the Fight against Hunger - Vicki Hubbard
The Long March: The Choctaw's Gift to Irish Famine Relief - Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick
One Boy from Kosovo - Trish Marx
Out of the Dump - Kristine Franklin and Nancy McGirr
Three Cups of Tea (Young Readers Edition) - Greg Mortensen
Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen - DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan
War and Peas - Michael Foreman
The War on Hunger - Ron Fridell
Middle School/Secondary Students:
Banker to the Poor - Muhammed Yunus
Changing the Face of Hunger - Tony Hall
Ending Hunger Now - George McGovern, Bob Dole and Donald E. Messer
The Third Feedom - George McGovern
Three Cups of Tea - Greg Mortensen
High School/University Students:
The Bottom Billion - Paul Collier
The End of Poverty - Jeffrey Sachs
Guns, Germs, and Steel - Jared Diamond
Hungry Planet: What the World Eats - Peter Menzel
Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System - Raj Patel
The White Man's Burden - William Easterly
Development as Freedom - Amartya Sen