Category Archives: Pollution

One Turtle’s Last Straw by Elisa Boxer, illustrated by Marta Álvarez Miguéns

One Turtle’s Last Straw: The Real-Life Rescue That Sparked a Sea Change written by Elisa Boxer, illustrated by Marta Álvarez Miguéns. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593372463 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 4 Format: … Continue reading

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Scrap Metal Swan: A River Clean-Up Story by Joanne Linden, illustrated by Estrellita Caracol

Scrap Metal Swan: A River Clean-Up Story by Joanne Linden, illustrated by Estrellita Caracol. Barefoot Books, 2022. 9781646864980 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  A … Continue reading

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My Life at the Bottom: The Story of a Lonesome Axolotl by Linda Bondestam

My Life at the Bottom: The Story of a Lonesome Axolotl by Linda Bondestam. Translated from the Swedish by A. A. Prime. Restless Books, 2022. 9781632061386 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy … Continue reading

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My Life at the Bottom: The Story of a Lonesome Axolotl by Linda Bondestam

My Life at the Bottom: The Story of a Lonesome Axolotl by Linda Bondestam, (translated from the Swedish by A.A. Prime), Yonder, 2022. 9781632061386  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: digital pdf What did … Continue reading

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The Global Ocean by Rochelle Strauss, illustrated by Natasha Donovan

The Global Ocean by Rochelle Strauss, illustrated by Natasha Donovan. Kids Can Press, 2022. 9781525304910 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This text takes a comprehensive look … Continue reading

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The Tale of the Whale by Karen Swann,  illustrated by Padmacandra

The Tale of the Whale by Karen Swann,  illustrated by Padmacandra. Margaret K. McElderry Books, Simon & Schuster, 2022. 9781534493940 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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I Love You, Blue by Barroux

I Love You, Blue by Barroux, both art and story, flyaway books, 2022. 9781947888364 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? When a … Continue reading

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When the World Runs Dry: Earth’s Water in Crisis by Nancy F. Castaldo

When the World Runs Dry: Earth’s Water in Crisis by Nancy F. Castaldo. Algonquin, 2022. 9781616209711 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (1/22 pub date) What did you like about the book? This refreshingly … Continue reading

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Ducks Overboard! A True Story of Plastic in Our Oceans by Markus Motum

Ducks Overboard! A True Story of Plastic in Our Oceans by Markus Motum. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536217728 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  non-fiction Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Great Stink: How Joseph Bazalgette Solved London’s Poop Pollution Problem by Colleen Paeff, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

The Great Stink: How Joseph Bazalgette Solved London’s Poop Pollution Problem by Colleen Paeff, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534449299 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover  What did you like about … Continue reading

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