Free the Children book
This is the story that launched a movement.
At only 12 years old, Craig Kielburger was shocked to discover the realities of child labor faced by kids his own age throughout the developing world. Driven to take action and witness these conditions firsthand, he and his trusted mentor, Alam, embarked on a journey that would take him to places he'd never imagined. Free the Children recounts Craig's remarkable odyssey across South Asia, meeting some of the world's most disadvantaged children and learning the truth behind the headlines.
Be there with him as he explores slums and sweatshops, fighting to rescue children from the chains of inhumane conditions. Along the way, he makes lasting friendships, enjoys wild adventures and launches the movement that would explode into an international sensation. Winner of the prestigious Christopher Award, Free the Children has been translated into eight languages and served as inspiration for thousands of young people around the world.