Recycle!: A Handbook for Kids

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Turtleback Books, Apr 1, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. Explains the process of recycling from start to finish and discusses what happens to paper, glass, aluminum cans, and plastic when they are recycled into new products.

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User Review  - Megan Brooks - Goodreads

Gail Gibbon teaches children about recycling. This book can be incorporated into a science center about recycling. Read full review

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User Review  - Literacy Group - Goodreads

This book answers the question: where does trash go? It explains that there is so much garbage that we're running out of places to put it, which is why we should recycle to reduce landfills. Next it ... Read full review

About the author (1996)

Gail Gibbons was born in 1944 in Oak Park, Illinois. She received a degree in graphic design from the University of Illinois. She got a job doing artwork for television shows in New York City. She was eventually offered a job creating art for a children's show, where some of the children asked her if she had ever considered doing a children's books. Her first book, Willy and His Wheel Wagon, was published in 1975. Since then she has written and illustrated more than 170 non-fiction books for children including Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests.

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