|Ambrose||The Lonely Giant|
A giant pulls up the forest and finds he is lonely without it.
|Asch||The Earth and I|
This introduction to environmentalism describes a child's friendship with the earth.
Uno's magnificent forest home attracts so many visitors that it becomes overrun with tourists.
|Baylor||The Desert Is Theirs|
Simple text and illustrations evoke the desert and its plant, animal, and human life.
While Carlos climbs a tree to discover wildlife, animals discover his umbrella.
|Cherry||The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest|
Animals ask a man with an ax not to cut down their home in a kapok tree.
|Child||What Planet Are You From, Clarice Bean?|
Clarice and her family become eco-warriors in an attempt to save a tree.
|Cole||On Meadowview Street|
Caroline and her parents cultivate a meadow in their yard so their street can live up to its name.
A beach community uses old Christmas trees to help restore the local dunes.
Errol discovers a secret spot in the city and works with his friends to transform it into a garden.
|Johnston||Isabel's House of Butterflies|
Isabel hatches a plan to provide her family with an income while protecting local butterflies.
|Jules||The Generous Fish|
In this touching tale of environmental stewardship, villagers must help a fish that has shared its scales with them in times of need.
|Kroll||Stuff! Reduce, Reuse, Recycle|
Pinch the pack rat discovers the beauty of recycling.
A girl finds a way to return the butterflies to Butterfly Park.
|Martin||I Love Our Earth|
Sets the context for Earth Day by celebrating nature's colors, climates, landscapes, and seasons.
|Meserve||No Room for Napoleon|
Napoleon the dog has built a house that takes up too many resources. How can he make things right with his neighbors?
|Oram||Snowboy and the last Tree Standing|
Snowboy learns a game that endangers the trees in the forest and the fish in the ocean. What happens when everything's gone?
When a green baby creature appears farm, the Barleycorns take it in and become part of its natural world—at least for a season.
|Sayre||Thank you, Earth: A Love Letter to Our Planet|
A love letter to the Earth shares striking photographic images from around the world.
|Senabria||As Time Went By|
A steamship makes a journey across time from luxury and exclusivity, to stewardship and inclusion.
The Once-ler describes effects of greed and the pollution it causes.
|Spinelli||Miss Fox's Class Goes Green|
Miss Fox and her class make choices that help keep the planet healthy.
Pandora's care for an injured bird also transforms the wounded landscape.
|Wilson||The Girl Who Spoke to the Moon: A Story About Friendship and Loving Our Earth|
Little Sofia sees our planet from the Moon's point of view and is inspired to do help protect our Earth.
|Pierce||My Busy Green Garden|
A lyrical tribute to the bugs, bees, and birds that make the garden a busy place.
A young whale seeks out a child who shares her vision of a planet fit for all.
|J Illus Turk|
|Van Allsburg||Just a Dream|
After a series of dreams, Walter begins to understand the importance of taking care of the environment.
|JE Illus Van Allsburg|
|Seki||The Last Kappa of Old Japan|
Kappas, the beings who keep the water clean, have been driven away. But one returns and tries to help.
|398.2 AS Seki|
Last Updated: 4/20