Reading List - Kids

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A note for e-Resources users: Because patrons are limited to 4 borrows per month on Hoopla, we recommend (when applicable) checking availability on OverDrive/Libby first, and then moving to Hoopla if a title is unavailable.


Reading List - Kids (Picture Books)


Picture Books

My Friend Earth by Patricia MacLachlan - available in print

We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom - available in print and eBook on OverDrive/Libby

10 Things I Can Do to Help My World by Melanie Walsh - available in print (English and French)

Pedal Power: How One Community Became the Bicycle Capital of the World - available in print and eBook on OverDrive/Libby

Compost Stew: An A to Z Recipe for the Earth by Mary McKenna Siddals - available in print

Earth Day Every Day by Lisa Bullard - available in print and eBook on Hoopla




Reading List - Kids (Picture Books 2)




The Water Princess by Susan Verde - available in print (English and French) and eBook on OverDrive/Libby

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth by Oliver Jeffers - available in print

The Magic & Mystery of Trees by Jen Green - available in print

Kate, Who Tamed the Wind by Liz Garton Scanlon - available in print

Penguins Don't Wear Sweaters! by Marikka Tamura - available in print

Don't Let Them Disappear: 12 Endangered Species Across the Globe by Chelsea Clinton - available in print (English and Spanish)






Reading List - Kids (Chapter Books)





Chapter Books

One Earth: People of Color Protecting Our Planet by Anuradha Rao - available in print and eBook on OverDrive/Libby

It's Getting Hot In Here: The Past, Present, and Future of Climate Change by Bridget Heos - available in print and eBook on Hoopla

World Without Fish by Mark Kurlansky - available in print and eBook on Hoopla

We Are the Weather Makers: The History of Climate Change by Tim Flannery, adapted by Sally M. Walker - available in print



Reading List - Kids (Chapter Books 2)




The Last Wild by Piers Torday - available in print and eAudiobook on Hoopla

Community Gardens: Grow Your Own Vegetables and Herbs by Susan Burns Chong - available in print

The Plastic Problem: 60 Small Ways to Reduce Waste and Save the Earth by Aubre Andrus - available in print and eBook on Hoopla

How to Change Everything: The Young Human's Guide to Protecting the Planet and Each Other by Naomi Klein - available in print