Category Archives: Pollution

This Pretty Planet – Tom Chapin and John Forster, illustrated by Lee White

This Pretty Planet – Tom Chapin and John Forster, illustrated by Lee White, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, (9781534445321), 2020  Format: Hardcover Picture book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about … Continue reading

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Our World Out of Balance: Understanding Climate Change and What We Can Do by Andrea Minoglio, illustrated by Laura Fanelli

Our World Out of Balance: Understanding Climate Change and What We Can Do by Andrea Minoglio, illustrated by Laura Fanelli. Blue Dot Kids Press, 9781735000534, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What … Continue reading

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No More Plastic by Alma Fullerton

No More Plastic by Alma Fullerton. Pajama Press, 2021. 9781772781137 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Isley loves the beach, but on the day … Continue reading

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The Big Beach Cleanup by Charlotte Offsay, illustrated by Katie Rewse

The Big Beach Cleanup by Charlotte Offsay, illustrated by Katie Rewse. Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807508015 Format: Paperback (uncorrected proof, hardcover available March 2021) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book, realistic fiction What did you … Continue reading

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Kids Fight Plastic – Martin Dorey, illustrated by Tim Wesson

Kids Fight Plastic – Martin Dorey, illustrated by Tim Wesson, Candlewick, (9781536212778), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ What did you like about the book? This is the ultimate guide for eliminating … Continue reading

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Benjamin’s Blue Feet – by Sue Macartney

  Benjamin’s Blue Feet – by Sue Macartney, Pajama Press, 9781772781113, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This is a sweet story … Continue reading

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Plastic: past, present, and future – Text by Eun-Ju Kim, illustration by Ji-won Lee

         Plastic: past, present, and future – Text by Eun-Ju Kim, illustration by Ji-won Lee, (9781912854134), Scribble, c2019, 2020 Format: pdf (Hardcover) Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like … Continue reading

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Crab Cake – written and illustrated by Andrea Tsurumi

 Crab Cake – written and illustrated by Andrea Tsurumi, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780544959002, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  An easy-to-swallow message book is … Continue reading

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A Dolphin’s Wish: How YOU Can Help Make a Difference and Save Our Oceans by Trevor McCurdie, illustrated by Cinzia Battistel

   A Dolphin’s Wish: How YOU Can Help Make a Difference and Save Our Oceans by Trevor McCurdie, illustrated by Cinzia Battistel, Sourcebooks Explore, Advance Reader’s Copy 2019, to release March 2020 (9781728205229) Format: paperback- Advance Reader’s Copy; Hardcover to … Continue reading

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Little Turtle and the Changing Sea by Becky Davies, illustrated by Jennie Poh

  Little Turtle and the Changing Sea by Becky Davies, illustrated by Jennie Poh, Tiger Tales, 9781680101997, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  I love … Continue reading

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