HardCover. Pub Date: 1996 09 Pages: 40 Publisher: Harcourt Childrens Books Through a Steamy Rain Forest in Azil along a River in Papua New Guinea. Across a frozen Inlet in the Arctic This book takes young children on a far- reaching journey to discover how babies worldwide are carried and what they see from their unique vantage points. This is an exquisite book. for the detailed. folk-art style gouache illustrations. its overall design. and the wealth of information it includes. -Kirkus Reviews Explores the ways in which people from a variety of cultures carry their young ones. and describes what children see and learn as they are carried.