Little James and his younger sister Susie go on adventures together by way of their magic snow globe. In each book they choose a different country to visit. During their travels they learn about other cultures and what life is like in different places. They explore famous landmarks and cities, taste new foods, and learn phrases in foreign languages. They return home with even more knowledge and appreciation for each new country they visit. This fun and exciting story takes each child on a magical but educational adventure with characters they grow to love.