Category Archives: Earth Day

Plastic Ahoy – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Plastic Ahoy, Investigating the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Author: Patricia Newman Photographer: Annie Crawley  Publisher: Milbrook Press, 2014 Ages: 8-12 48 pages Genre: Nonfiction Themes: plastic scraps, environment, conservation, plastic scraps, single-use plastics, sustainability, marine pollution, waste, getting involved, solutions, great pacific garbage patch, Pacific … Continue reading

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Join the No-Plastic Challenge – Perfect Picture Book Friday

As Some of you know, I have set aside October as a plastics-free month, where I am doing my best to buy nothing with plastic in it and reduce the use of plastic in my home. I shall be blogging … Continue reading

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The Earth Gives More – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: The Earth Gives More Author: Sue Fliess Illustrator: Christiane Engel  Publisher: Albert Whitman, 2019 Ages: 3-6 Themes: nature, earth, stewardship, earth day, seasons Opening: Feel the wind blow through your hair;                                                                                        as you breathe the clean, fresh air. Synopsis: From leaves falling and … Continue reading

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