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Be the change : Rob Greenfield's call to kids : making a difference in a messed-up world  Cover Image Book Book

Be the change : Rob Greenfield's call to kids : making a difference in a messed-up world / Rob Greenfield and Antonia Banyard.

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  • ISBN: 9781771645911
  • ISBN: 1771645911
  • Physical Description: 87 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Vancouver ; Greystone Kids, 2022.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"From environmental activist Rob Greenfield comes an energetic (and sometimes extreme!) guide to creating a sustainable world. In Be the Change, Greenfield guides young readers through some of the trickiest topics of our time: food and water waste, our dependency on fossil fuels, and our love of money and stuff. What our planet needs, he argues, is for us to embrace sustainable living. Be the Change is Greenfield's guide to doing just that. He describes his own awareness-raising campaigns (dumpster diving to call attention to food waste, for example, or biking across the United States to highlight fossil-fuel dependency), and then explores how readers can make impactful changes in their own lives. No one is too young, he argues, and no action too small. Accessible, inspiring, and visually engaging--photos of Rob's various campaigns and sidebars about young activists bring the text to life--Be the Change introduces a fresh voice to the topics of environmental awareness and sustainable living. It will leave readers wondering how they, too, can make a difference."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Sustainable living > Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection > Citizen participation > Juvenile literature.
Children and the environment > Juvenile literature.
Environmentalism > Juvenile literature.
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Norfolk Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Norfolk Library J 304.2 GRE (Text) 36058010299853 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -


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