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Vegan Is Love
Vegan Is Love
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583943540
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Vegan Is Love
Having Heart and Taking Action
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

In Vegan Is Love, author-illustrator Ruby Roth introduces young readers to veganism as a lifestyle of compassion and action. Broadening the scope of her popular first book That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals, Roth illustrates how our daily choices ripple out locally and globally, conveying what we can do to protect... Read more >
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
Written by Melanie Walsh, Illustrated by Melanie Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763659196
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10 Things I Can Do to Help My World

Written by Melanie Walsh
Illustrated by Melanie Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $8.99

Even young children are eager to help the environment — and here is a bright, inviting novelty book that offers simple ways to make a difference.

Do you remember to turn off the tap while you brush your teeth? How about using both sides of the paper when writing and drawing? Or... Read more >
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Who Needs a Jungle?
Who Needs a Jungle?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769924
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Who Needs a Jungle?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs a Swamp?
Who Needs a Swamp?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769917
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Who Needs a Swamp?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769931
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Who Needs an Iceberg?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Will Save My Planet?
Who Will Save My Planet?
Written by Cristina Urrutia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492813
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Who Will Save My Planet?

Written by Cristina Urrutia


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $10.95

This unique and powerful wordless book uses striking photos to show the impact of humans on the environment. Each provocative image speaks volumes. On every spread we are shown a treasure that nature has given us beside a picture of how we’ve abused that treasure. We see a beautiful forest glade... Read more >
Waiting for Ice
Waiting for Ice
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892551
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Waiting for Ice

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

Based on a true story, WAITING FOR ICE follows an orphaned polar bear cub as she struggles to find food on Wrangel Island, far north in the Arctic Ocean. Left alone at ten months old, the young female finds herself up against other bears who are bigger and stronger than she... Read more >
A Warmer World
A Warmer World
Written by Caroline Arnold, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892674
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A Warmer World

Written by Caroline Arnold
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Adapt, or face extinction.

The golden toad used to inhabit the cloud forests of Costa Rica, but when the weather became too warm and dried up the pools where its eggs hatched, the golden toad disappeared. It has not been seen in more than twenty years. This amphibian is just one of... Read more >
Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375896866
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $10.99

Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world.  It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks.

Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil... Read more >
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Cube Book
Cube Book
Written by Jessica Bruin
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781770493254
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Cube Book

Written by Jessica Bruin


Format: Board, 48 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $16.95

This hands-on first look at endangered animals has so much to offer in a simple, bold, yet very creative format. Striking photographs of birds, mammals, reptiles, and aquatic creatures fill each page of six board books for little hands. Short, first person text pulls young listeners into the natural world and... Read more >
Gaia Warriors
Gaia Warriors
Written by Nicola Davies and James Lovelock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763648084
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Gaia Warriors

Written by Nicola Davies and James Lovelock


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $14.99

A book on global warming like no other, merging key concepts with firsthand accounts from people of all ages who have found ways to help.

Inspired by the work of outstanding scientist and thinker James Lovelock and written by acclaimed author Nicola Davies, here is a book that takes a clear look... Read more >
Grouches Are Green (Sesame Street)
Grouches Are Green (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375865503
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Grouches Are Green (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $6.99

Being green means recycling, which is important for our planet. Elmo knows that and so does his friend Oscar the Grouch, who has always been green, in every way. Oscar loves trash, and he loves to reuse it! As everyone's favorite grouch shows his Sesame Street friends (including Big Bird, Bert... Read more >
Human Footprint
Human Footprint
Written by Ellen Kirk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307676
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Human Footprint
Everything You Will Eat, Use, Wear, Buy, and Throw Out in Your Lifetime
Written by Ellen Kirk


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $6.95

What is your human footprint? Well, it's 13,056 pints of milk, 28,433 showers, 12,888 oranges, 14,518 candy bars, and $52,972 worth of clothes, all in one lifetime. Makes you want to step more lightly on the planet! Perfectly timed for Earth Day, this book doesn't preach or judge, but simply shows... Read more >
Can We Save the Tiger?
Can We Save the Tiger?
Written by Martin Jenkins, Illustrated by Vicky White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763649098
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Can We Save the Tiger?

Written by Martin Jenkins
Illustrated by Vicky White


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.99

The team behind the award-winning APE returns with an inspiring look at a range of endangered species sure to engage every child who loves animals.

Tigers are pretty special — and so are ground iguanas and partula snails and even white-rumped vultures. But these and many other animals are in danger of... Read more >
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Family Pack
Family Pack
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892179
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Family Pack

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $15.95

A real-life story of adaptation and survival.

Acclaimed science writer Sandra Markle and celebrated artist Alan Marks team up for the fifth time in this fascinating real-life story of a wolf and her pack.

Years ago, an effort had been made to eliminate wolves from Yellowstone National Park. Recently, conservationists decided... Read more >
Face to Face with Whales
Face to Face with Whales
Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306976
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Face to Face with Whales

Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $6.95

You slip over the side of your boat, descending deep into the dark realm of the Earth’s largest creature. Then the whale starts to sing, just feet away from you. Photographer Flip Nicklin brings you face to face with whales as they communicate, nurse their young, and surface dramatically for air... Read more >
Face to Face with Wolves
Face to Face with Wolves
Written by Jim Brandenburg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306983
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Face to Face with Wolves

Written by Jim Brandenburg


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $6.95

The Arctic wolf inches towards you. Like you, he is torn between fear and curiosity. His instinct leads him towards the scent of your leather boots. Your instinct is to reach out to this curious white canine. Suddenly, he snarls, and you’re face to face with a wild animal. For years... Read more >
The Living Rain Forest
The Living Rain Forest
Written by Paul Kratter, Illustrated by Paul Kratter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893930
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The Living Rain Forest

Written by Paul Kratter
Illustrated by Paul Kratter


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

From the anteater to the zorro...

The rain forest is teeming with life--hundreds of mammals, birds, amphibians, and fish, and millions of species of insects. Readers of all ages can discover this mysterious and beautiful habitat--and why it is worth saving--in this exquisitely illustrated alphabet book. Newly redesigned and reformatted. Read more >
Walden Then & Now
Walden Then & Now
Written by Michael McCurdy, Illustrated by Michael McCurdy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892537
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Walden Then & Now

Written by Michael McCurdy
Illustrated by Michael McCurdy


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

"I hear a song sparrow singing from the bushes on the shore."
--Henry David Thoreau, Walden

Henry David Thoreau was an author and naturalist whose book WALDEN still inspires readers today. In it Thoreau documented his experience living in a cabin on Walden Pond, reflecting on the beauty of nature and Mother Earth... Read more >
Compost Stew
Compost Stew
Written by Mary McKenna Siddals, Illustrated by Ashley Wolff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463162
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Compost Stew

Written by Mary McKenna Siddals
Illustrated by Ashley Wolff


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $15.99

From apple cores to zinnia heads, readers will discover the best ingredients for a successful compost pile!
 
Kids everywhere are knowledgeable about the environment and climate change. Not only is composting becoming more common in households and residential gardens, but many school gardens feature compost piles, too. But how do... Read more >
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31 Ways to Change the World
31 Ways to Change the World
Written by We Are What We Do
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763645069
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31 Ways to Change the World

Written by We Are What We Do


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $8.99

Children have lots of ideas for changing the world — and here are thirty-one fun and simple ways to get started.

Small actions multiplied by lots of people equals big change! That’s the driving belief behind the social change movement We Are What We Do — and it infuses this lively, motivating... Read more >
We Are the Weather Makers
We Are the Weather Makers
Written by Tim Flannery, Adapted by Sally M. Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763646561
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We Are the Weather Makers
The History of Climate Change
Written by Tim Flannery
Adapted by Sally M. Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $9.99

Now in paperback! Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book—and follow the authors’ call to action.

First published for an adult readership, THE WEATHER MAKERS got kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible edition speaks directly to young adults... Read more >
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How the World Works
How the World Works
Written by Christian Dorian, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648015
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How the World Works
A Hands-On Guide to Our Amazing Planet
Written by Christian Dorian
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 18 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $17.99

How do the ocean currents move? What is a carbon footprint? Why does it rain? Readers are invited on a novelty-packed journey of discovery to find out how the earth works.

Answering a multitude of questions about how our world works, this fun, engaging book introduces the earth’s important cycles and offers... Read more >
Let's Save the Animals
Let's Save the Animals
Written by Frances Barry, Illustrated by Frances Barry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763645014
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Let's Save the Animals
A flip the flap book
Written by Frances Barry
Illustrated by Frances Barry


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $12.99

Bold illustrations, big flaps, and an ingenious die-cut design invite young readers to peek at the lives of endangered animals — and learn how to help.

Did you know that a giant panda likes to do somersaults? That a black rhinoceros can run faster than an Olympic sprinter? That a monarch butterfly... Read more >
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375854859
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Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Sesame Street monsters jump on the bandwagon to support the environmental movement! Simple text and speech balloons give toddlers basic information about how trees help the environment and the ways in which we all benefit from them. Illustrations show different species of trees and their leaves through the cycle of... Read more >
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