Going Green: A Kid's Handbook to Saving the Planet

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Puffin Books, 1990 - Environmental protection - 111 pages
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Protecting the environment may be the most important issue controlling today's young people. This comprehensive guide introduces young readers to the major concepts of ecology and provides them with ways in which they can make a contribution to saving the planet. Full color throughout.

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I really liked that this book introduced recycling to young students. The text also provides alternatives such as walking to school instead of riding in cars. I loved that the illustrations were all ... Read full review

About the author (1990)

John Elkington is Chairman of SustainAbility, based in London and New York, and of The Environment Foundation. This is his sixteenth book - and follows on directly from Cannibals With Forks, also published by Capstone.

Tony Ross was born in London in 1938. He has illustrated lots of books, including some by Paula Danziger, Michael Palin, and Roald Dahl. He also writes and illustrates his own books. He has worked as a cartoonist, graphic designer, and art director of an advertising agency. When he was a kid, he wanted to grow up to be a cowboy.

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