Recycle!: A Handbook for Kids

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Sagebrush, 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  - AlissaT - LibraryThing

Recycle! explains to children the process of recycling. It explains landfills, and the different recyclable materials such as glass, paper, and plastic. It also explains what these materials will ... Read full review

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User Review  - acahil3 - LibraryThing

Summary: This informational text begins by explaining where all of the garbage that we throw away goes. After explaining about landfills, the book offers another option that we may take which is ... Read full review

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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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