For Earth Day and all year round, an inspiring guide that teaches young activists how to combat waste.
Each year, a single person can create up to a ton of garbage. That's the weight of a small hippo! Where does all that waste come from? Where does it end up? How does composting work? And what else can we do to help our planet? Your Planet Needs You! is packed with simple explanations of of how kids and their families can reduce, re-use, and recycle to help clean up our planet.
With easy-to-read infographics and a light, accessible tone, Your Planet Needs You! shows that taking care of our environment can be both fun and rewarding.
Philip Bunting has published books in more than 25 countries around the world, and has has garnered multiple accolades, including receiving Honours from the Children's Book Council of Australia, and making the list for the Kate Greenaway Medal in the UK. He is also the author of How Did I Get Here?. He lives in Queensland, Australia.
"A highly engaging, humorous, call to action title that entertains and enlightens." - School Library Journal
“A worthy read that will encourage children to ask questions and to take steps to reduce their trash footprint.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This visually engaging primer offers cogent reminders and easily implemented actions fit for any age.” —Publishers Weekly