The EARTH Book

The EARTH Book

Book - 2010
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"I take care of the earth because I know I can do little things every day to make a BIG difference..."

With his signature blend of playfulness and sensitiviy, Todd Parr explores the important, timely subject of environmental protection and conservation in this eco-friendly picture book. Featuing a circular die-cut Earth on the cover, and printed entirely with recycled materials and nontoxic soy inks, this book includes lots of easy, smart ideas on how we can all work together to make the Earth feel good - from planting a tree and using both sides of the paper, to saving energy and reusing old things in new ways.

Best of all, the book includes an interior gatefold with a poster with tips/reminders on how kids can "go green" everyday. Equally whimsical and heartfelt, this sweet homage to our beautiful planet is sure to inspire readers of all ages to do their part in keeping the Earth happy and healthy.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, c2010.
ISBN: 9780316042659
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,ill. ;,24 cm.

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samzbrown
Feb 24, 2020

Simple reasons why we should reduce and reuse. Illustrations weren't my thing. Also, I agree that you should only cook food you're going to eat and not make/eat too much, but food is a hot button issue with my daughter, so the book loses some appeal for that.

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bell5133
May 16, 2019

Teaches good responsible behavior so that our environment remains clean and healthy.

VaughanPLMallory Dec 07, 2016

Todd Parr's colourful and simple illustrations make this an excellent read-aloud for young children!

debwalker Feb 15, 2011

Winner of the Newton Marasco Foundation's 2011 Green Earth Book Awards, which honor authors and illustrators whose work inspires young readers to appreciate and care for the environment.

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VaughanPLMallory Dec 07, 2016

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Feb 10, 2016

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