You Are Here: Exposing the Vital Link Between What We Do and What That Does to Our Planet

Paperback | January 19, 2010

byThomas M. Kostigen

not yet rated|write a review

“A passionate and heartfelt call to care.”
—Bruce Feiler, New York Times bestselling author of Walking the Bible and <_st13a_country-region _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">America’s Prophet<_o3a_p>

<_o3a_p> 

In You Are Here, Thomas Kostigen, the New York Times bestselling co-author of The Green Book, takes us to the most extreme environmental areas on the planet to show how what we do from the comfort of our own home affects people, places, and things everywhere. A timely, much-needed alarm that recalls Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth combined with a compelling travel narrative reminiscent of Anthony Bourdain with straight ahead Anderson Cooper-like reporting, You Are Here is “an intriguing and insightful account that deserves to be read by everyone” (Mark Plotkin, Time Magazine Hero for the Planet).

Pricing and Purchase Info

$18.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

“A passionate and heartfelt call to care.”—Bruce Feiler, New York Times bestselling author of Walking the Bible and America’s Prophet In You Are Here, Thomas Kostigen, the New York Times bestselling co-author of The Green Book, takes us to the most extreme environmental areas on the planet to show how what we do from the comfort of our...

From the Jacket

In this groundbreaking book, the New York Times bestselling coauthor of The Green Book Thomas M. Kostigen reveals the vital missing link in today's environmental crisis: how we as individuals are connected to the most tenuous geography on the planet. Despite the recent prominence of "green" issues in the news, the direct relationship b...

Thomas M. Kostigen is coauthor of theNew York TimesbestsellerThe Green Book. He writes the Ethics Monitor column for Dow Jones MarketWatch and the Better Planet column and blog forDiscovermagazine. He lives in Santa Monica, California.

other books by Thomas M. Kostigen

Extreme Weather: Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hailstorms, Blizzards, Hurricanes, And More!
Extreme Weather: Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hails...

Paperback|Oct 14 2014

$15.34 online$15.99list price
National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide: Understand, Prepare, Survive, Recover
National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide: Und...

Kobo ebook|Oct 21 2014

$26.99 online$35.00list price(save 22%)
see all books by Thomas M. Kostigen
Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.68 inPublished:January 19, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061580376

ISBN - 13:9780061580376

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of You Are Here: Exposing the Vital Link Between What We Do and What That Does to Our Planet

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“The highly readable book is filled with surprising facts and statistics, as well as many doable ways to reduce our dirty human footprint.”