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Snow Starts With Me: small ways for keeping our planet cool(er) (Paperback)
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A child's plan to play in the snow on a winter day is changed by warm weather. Through a story in rhyme, the reader walks through daily activities and learns how simple decisions can help our planet. Appropriate for children and snow lovers of all ages, there are many conversation starters and references to additional information. Printed on environmentally friendly paper that is waterproof and does not tear. A portion of the proceeds go to 1% for the Planet.
About the Author
Laurel Manville is a mom, designer, outdoor adventurer and grassroots climate change activist who just moved to New England from 10 years in the Pacific Northwest. She and her family are avid snow sports enthusiasts and her desire to save snow for the next generation is a theme throughout her work.
What a wonderful book you've authored.
You've woven together a lovely story and images perfect for young children, but with excellent and thoughtful accompanying text and link for adults to explore the very serious side of climate change further in a very apolitical nonthreatening way. Brava. You know, while reading Snow Starts With Me I was reminded of Jack Keats The Snowy Day and was instantly transported back about 8 or 9 years ago when I read his book to my children. -- NOAA Education Specialist