Environmental Awareness

Look for books with a "sustainability" sticker.

by Carin Berger
In this almost wordless picture book, car drivers stuck in traffic under smoggy skies seek "greener" alternatives to driving, including biking, walking, and playing.
(picture book, ages 4-8)
Someday a Tree
by Eve Bunting
A young girl, her parents, and their neighbors try to save an old oak tree that has been poisoned by pollution.
(picture book, ages 4-8)
Two Old Potatoes and Me Two Old Potatoes and Me
by John Coy
After a young girl finds two old potatoes at her father's house, they plant and tend them to see if they will have new potatoes in September.
Diary of a Worm Diary of a Worm
by Doreen Cronin
A young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in the great big world.
Round Like a Ball! Round Like a Ball
by Lisa Campbell Ernst
Through a series of rhyming clues, members of a family "unearth" a mysterious round object little by little.  The concentric circles evolve into a circle of rainbow colors complementing the books's Earth-friendly message