Books to read on World Earth Day

 Read reviewThe Water Will Come

The Water Will Come

Jeff Goodell

A deeply reported look at how water is pouring into our cities via the global crisis of rising sea levels

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Love Earth Now: The Power of Doing One Thing Every Day

Love Earth Now: The Power of Doing One Thing Every Day

Cheryl Leutjen

Stories and inspired ideas for saving the planet from an award-winning writer and environmental lawyer

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 Special priceThe Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable

The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable

Amitav Ghosh

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The Omnivore's Dilemma: The Search for a Perfect Meal in a Fast-Food World (reissued)

The Omnivore’s Dilemma: The Search for a Perfect Meal in a Fast-Food World (reissued)

Michael Pollan

The startling truth behind the food we consume in the twenty-first century

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We are the Weather Makers

We are the Weather Makers

Tim Flannery

Most of us suspect that climate change is happening, but is it a terrible threat to our world or an exaggerated beat up? Or is it something in between, an issue that humanity must eventually face, but not yet? Ages 12+

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Imagining the Future of Climate Change: World-Making through Science Fiction and Activism

Imagining the Future of Climate Change: World-Making through Science Fiction and Activism

Shelley Streeby

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Silent Spring

Silent Spring

Rachel Carson

Exposes the destruction of wildlife through the widespread use of pesticides. This book aims to creates public awareness of the environment.

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Catching Thunder: The True Story of the World's Longest Sea Chase

Catching Thunder: The True Story of the World’s Longest Sea Chase

Kjetil Saeter, Eskil Engdal

Poachers, kingpins and the longest chase in maritime history: A desperate race to save our planet's oceans.

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Our Shrinking Planet

Our Shrinking Planet

Massimo Livi Bacci, David Broder

In the space of another generation, the population of the earth will rise by 2. 5 billion. Yet the real problem we face is not so much the increase in numbers as the fact that growth will be highly uneven.

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The Lorax

The Lorax

Dr. Seuss

The timeless ecological fable from the iconic Dr. Seuss. Help the Lorax save the planet with this very special slipcase edition of the classic picture book.

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Heartwood: The Art and Science of Growing Trees for Conservation and Profit

Heartwood: The Art and Science of Growing Trees for Conservation and Profit

Rowan Reid

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How Did We Get into This Mess?

How Did We Get into This Mess?

George Monbiot

Where we have gone wrong, and what to do about it

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The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative

The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative

Florence Williams

An intrepid investigation into nature's restorative benefits by a prize-winning author.

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Brave New Arctic

Brave New Arctic

Mark C. Serreze

An insider account of how researchers unraveled the mystery of the thawing Arctic

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The Many Lives of Carbon

The Many Lives of Carbon

Dag Olav Hessen

The Many Lives of Carbon is the story of the element carbon, its myriad properties, and its life-cycle. Dag Olav Hessen examines carbon in minerals and rocks, wood and rain forests, as well as looking at carbon's role in the...

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Utterly Amazing Earth: Packed with Pop-ups, Flaps, and Explosive Facts!

Utterly Amazing Earth: Packed with Pop-ups, Flaps, and Explosive Facts!

DK

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It's Getting Hot in Here: The Past, the Present, and the Future of Global Warming

It’s Getting Hot in Here: The Past, the Present, and the Future of Global Warming

Bridget Heos

This book shows how interconnected we are with everyone else on the planet, but with the people who came before us and the ones who will inherit the planet after us. It focuses on one of today's most pressing issues of past human...

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Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet

Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet

Bloomberg, Michael,Pope, Carl, Carl Pope, Michael Bloomberg

From Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former head of the Sierra Club Carl Pope comes a manifesto on how the benefits of taking action on climate change are concrete, immediate, and immense.

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