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Not your typical book about the environment

Author: Elin Kelsey; Clayton Hanmer
Publisher: Toronto : Owlkids, [2010] ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written to allay children's fears about the environment, this book shows how smart technologies, innovative ideas, and a growing commitment to alternative lifestyles are exploding around the world, creating a future that will be brighter than we sometimes might think. Includes profiles of unexpected personalities.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elin Kelsey; Clayton Hanmer
ISBN: 9781897349793 1897349793 9781897349847 189734984X
OCLC Number: 455790604
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Commended for Moonbeam Children's Book Award (Environment) 2010
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 27 cm
Contents: How your clothing is changing to suit a cleaner world --
Finding ways to feed ourselves ... without starving our planet --
How new gadgets both help and hurt the earth --
From the steps you take to the waste you make ... you are energy.
Responsibility: Elin Kelsey ; illustrated by Clayton Hanmer.

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Written to allay children's fears about the environment, this book shows how smart technologies, innovative ideas, and a growing commitment to alternative lifestyles are exploding around the world, creating a future that will be brighter than we sometimes might think. Includes profiles of unexpected personalities.

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