What Children and Their Toys Look Like Around the World

Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti traveled to 58 countries to photograph kids and their prized possessions.

Adapted by Emma Kapotes and Dawn Raffel from Toy Stories (Harry N. Abrams)
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    Gabriele Galimberti

    Allenah, age 4

    El Nido, Philippines

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Arafa and Aisha, age 5

    Bububu, Zanzibar

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Maudy, age 3

    Kalulushi, Zambia
    Maudy, who had no toys, was thrilled when she and her friends found a box of sunglasses on the street; they created a make-believe market, buying and selling to one another.

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Watcharapon, age 3

    Bangkok, Thailand

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Enea, age 3

    Boulder, Colorado

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Sofia, age 4

    Bradford on Avon, United Kingdom

    Gabriele Galimberti

    Shotaro, age 5

    Tokyo, Japan

    Gabriele Galimberti

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