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The Resource The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Aliki ... [et al.] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson

The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Aliki ... [et al.] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson

Label
The Big book for our planet
Title
The Big book for our planet
Statement of responsibility
written by Aliki ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Aliki ... [et al.] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly thirty stories, poems, and non-fiction pieces by such notable authors as Natalie Babbitt, Marilyn Sachs, and Jane Yolen illustrated by the likes of Steven Kellogg and Susan Jeffers, demonstrate some of the environmental problems now plaguing our planet, e.g. overpopulation, tampering with nature, litter, pollution, and waste disposal
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.B438 1993
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Aliki ... [et al.] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Oh world, I wish / Jane Yolen -- Take time / Tana Hoban -- Last days of the Giddywit / Natalie Babbitt -- The mushroom / H.M. Hoover -- Little whale and Jonah / Marilyn Sachs -- People's gardens : Frederick Law Olmsted and the first public parks / Milton Meltzer -- Watchers / Joanne Ryder -- Deep green gift / Rosemary Wells -- Wetlands / Seymour Simon -- Pigs on patrol / David McPhail -- Earth game / Pam Conrad -- Close encounter / Aliki -- Three cheers for bats / Laurence Pringle
  • (cont.) Why there is death : a native American story / adapted by John Bierhorst -- Bird / Stephanie S. Tolan -- Prayer for earth / Myra Cohn Livingston -- Limericks / X.J. Kennedy -- Letter from Crinkleroot / Jim Arnosky -- Traffic / William Sleater -- We are plooters / Jack Prelutsky -- From island to island / Lynne Cherry -- Boy who loved to swim / Jean Craighead George -- Me and my weeds / Anne Rockwell -- Elliott's house / Lois Lowry -- Jellies / Ruth Heller -- Bringing the prairie home / Patricia MacLachlan -- A song for Francis of Assissi : patron of ecology / Tomie dePaola -- Dear earth / Karla Kushkin
Control code
ocm27013730
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
136 p.
Isbn
9780525451198
Lccn
92033433 /AC/r94
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Aliki ... [et al.] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
Publication
Contents
  • Oh world, I wish / Jane Yolen -- Take time / Tana Hoban -- Last days of the Giddywit / Natalie Babbitt -- The mushroom / H.M. Hoover -- Little whale and Jonah / Marilyn Sachs -- People's gardens : Frederick Law Olmsted and the first public parks / Milton Meltzer -- Watchers / Joanne Ryder -- Deep green gift / Rosemary Wells -- Wetlands / Seymour Simon -- Pigs on patrol / David McPhail -- Earth game / Pam Conrad -- Close encounter / Aliki -- Three cheers for bats / Laurence Pringle
  • (cont.) Why there is death : a native American story / adapted by John Bierhorst -- Bird / Stephanie S. Tolan -- Prayer for earth / Myra Cohn Livingston -- Limericks / X.J. Kennedy -- Letter from Crinkleroot / Jim Arnosky -- Traffic / William Sleater -- We are plooters / Jack Prelutsky -- From island to island / Lynne Cherry -- Boy who loved to swim / Jean Craighead George -- Me and my weeds / Anne Rockwell -- Elliott's house / Lois Lowry -- Jellies / Ruth Heller -- Bringing the prairie home / Patricia MacLachlan -- A song for Francis of Assissi : patron of ecology / Tomie dePaola -- Dear earth / Karla Kushkin
Control code
ocm27013730
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
136 p.
Isbn
9780525451198
Lccn
92033433 /AC/r94
Other physical details
col. ill.

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