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The Ones We're Meant to Find
The Ones We're Meant to Find
by Joan He

In this futuristic world, a STEM prodigy is stranded in the last unpolluted city and needs to reconnect with her sister, who has woken up on an abandoned island. Ages 15-18

Earth Day and the Environmental Movement
Earth Day and the Environmental Movement
by Christy Peterson

Learn the history of Earth Day, from its creation to how it has evolved today into a worldwide movement. Ages 12-14

Global Citizenship
Global Citizenship
by Julie Knutson; illustrated by Traci Van Wagoner.

Based on the ideas outlined in the UN Sustainable Development Goals of 2015, teens are encouraged to advocate for equal rights for people around the world. Ages 12-14

How to be a Global Citizen
How to be a Global Citizen
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This practical guide for teens gives the basics about creating a better community, from the local level all the way to worldwide issues. Ages 12-14

Imaginary Borders
Imaginary Borders
by Xiuhtezcatl Martinez.

Environmental activist and hip-hop artist, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, tells how he uses his art and activism to make young people aware of the seriousness of climate change and that it cannot be ignored. Ages 12-14

Kids vs. Plastic: Ditch the Straw and Find the Pollution Solution to Bottles, Bags, and other Single-Use Plastics: How You Can be a Waste Warrior!
Kids vs. Plastic: Ditch the Straw and Find the Pollution Solution to Bottles, Bags, and other Single-Use Plastics: How You Can be a Waste Warrior!
by Julie Beer

Through simple definitions, digestible facts, and practical solutions, kids will learn how to become “Waste Warriors” on a mission to help the planet. Ages 8-12

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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
by William Kamkwamba

In this adaptation for young readers, Kamkwamba tells his own story of resilience, building a windmill to save his village from a devastating drought. Ages 9-12

The Leak
The Leak
by Kate Reed Petty; illustrated by Andrea Bell

In this graphic novel, an aspiring young journalist uncovers a mysterious slime in the lake near her home and sets out to investigate the cause, no matter the personal cost. Ages 9-12

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We Are Water Protectors
We Are Water Protectors
by Carole Lindstrom; illustrated by Micaela Goade

This Caldecott winning title follows a young and courageous water protector as she stands up to a black snake that threatens to poison the communal water supply. Ages 4-8

Thank You, Earth: A Love Letter to our Planet
Thank You, Earth: A Love Letter to our Planet
by April Pulley Sayre

Vibrant photographs accompany this heart-felt love letter to earth, giving thanks for all of the beauty and resources it provides. Ages 3-7

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