Heroes Of the Environment: True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our Planet by Harriet RohmerHeroes Of the Environment: True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our Planet by Harriet Rohmer

Heroes Of the Environment: True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our Planet

byHarriet RohmerIllustratorJulie McLaughlin

Hardcover | August 1, 2009

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This inspiring book presents the true stories of 12 people from across North America who have done great things for the environment. Heroes include a teenage girl who figured out how to remove an industrial pollutant from the Ohio River, a Mexican superstar wrestler who works to protect turtles and whales, and a teenage boy from Rhode Island who helped his community and his state develop effective e-waste recycling programs. Plenty of photographs and illustrations bring each compelling story vividly to life.
Harriet Rohmer is the founder and former publisher/executive director of Children's Book Press, the award-winning publisher of bilingual and multicultural picture books. Her books have won over 100 major awards and many have become classics, including artist Carmen Lomas Garza's Family Pictures/Cuadros de familia. She lives in San Fran...
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Title:Heroes Of the Environment: True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our PlanetFormat:HardcoverDimensions:110 pages, 8.63 × 7 × 0.5 inPublished:August 1, 2009Publisher:CHRONICLE BOOKSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:081186779X

ISBN - 13:9780811867795

Appropriate for ages: 7 - 14

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