|By (author):||Debbink, Andrea|
|Illustrated By:||Orlando, Asia|
|Series:||The Wild World Handbook|
|Subject:||JUVENILE NONFICTION / General|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals|
|Size:||8.50in x 6.87in|
|From The Publisher*||Packed with real-life tales of adventure, breathtaking illustrations, and practical tools, this handbook is an inspiring guide for the next generation of climate activists, conservationists, and nature lovers.|
The wonder of the natural world surrounds us-from the Amazon rainforest to the snowy peaks of Mount Everest to the green spaces in big cities. And as the threat of climate change grows, it's more important than ever to show appreciation for our planet by taking action.
The first book in a middle grade series for young environmental activists and nature lovers, The Wild World Handbook offers a roadmap for change and an invitation to explore the outdoors, alongside surprising facts and hands-on activities. Featuring nine habitats from around the globe, each section includes diverse biographies of outdoor adventurers, scientists, and artists who used their passion and skills to become bold allies for Earth's natural diversity and resiliency.
It's up to us to protect this beautiful, awe-inspiring planet we call home!
Inside you will find:
• Nine Amazing Habitats
• Eighteen Inspiring Biographies
• Nine Kid-Friendly DIY Activities
• Nine Fun Field Trips
• And much more!
|Biographical Note||Andrea Debbink is the author of several books for kids and a former editor at American Girl magazine. Her favorite way to explore our wild world is hiking a trail or kayaking a river. She lives and writes in Madison, Wisconsin, and you can learn more about her at AndreaDebbink.com.|
Asia Orlando is an illustrator and digital artist based in Amsterdam. She is the founder of #OurPlanetWeek, an illustration movement aimed at promoting environmental awareness.