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What Do People Do All Day

What Do People Do All Day?

Author: Richard Scarry

Year Published: 1968

Description: Some workers work indoors and some work outdoors.  Some work up in the sky and some work underground," says Richard Scarry's What Do People Do All Day?, a colorful introduction to the many and diverse industrious pursuits that keep the citizens of the fictional hamlet of Busytown busy.  Rich in visual detail, the book helps very young children learn the vocabulary associated with different occupations as well as how different jobs interrelate. It also introduces the concept of why people work and family economics.

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'Some workers work indoors and some work outdoors. Some work up in the sky and some work underground'

What Do People Do All Day

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