Tag Archives: Ecology

The Omnivore’s Dilemma for Kids: The Secrets Behind What You Eat

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Michael Pollan Publisher: Dial Product Description The New York Times bestseller that’s changing America’s diet is now perfect for younger readers “What’s for dinner?” seemed like a simple question—until journalist and supermarket detective Michael Pollan delved behind the scenes. From fast food and big organic to small farms and old-fashioned hunting […]

Sharing Nature With Children (20th Anniversary Edition, Revised and Expanded)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Joseph Bharat Cornell Publisher: Dawn Publications (CA) Book Description As Joseph Cornell’s classic book reached its 20th anniversary, Cornell drew upon a wealth of experience in nature education to significantly revise and expand his book. New nature games—favorites from the field – and Cornell’s typically insightful commentary makes the second edition […]

American Medical Association Boy’s Guide to Becoming a Teen

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: American Medical Association, Kate Gruenwald Pfeifer Publisher: Jossey-Bass Product Description Becoming a teen is an important milestone in every boy’s life. It’s even more important to get answers and advice to the most common health issues boys face from a trusted source. The American Medical Association Boy’s Guide to Becoming a […]

Barron’s AP Environmental Science 2007/2008 (Barron’s How to Prepare for the AP Environmental Science Advanced Placement Examination)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Gary Thorpe Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description Updated to reflect the most recent exams, this manual has been thoroughly revised to reflect the most recent AP Environmental Sciences exam. It covers all important environmental science concepts and also provides an overview of the exam format, test-taking strategies, and two full-length […]

How to Fossilize Your Hamster: And Other Amazing Experiments for the Armchair Scientist

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Mick O’Hare Publisher: Holt Paperbacks Book Description Outrageously entertaining and educational experiments from the team behind the phenomenal international bestseller Does Anything Eat Wasps? How can you measure the speed of light with a bar of chocolate and a microwave oven? To keep a banana from decaying, are you better off […]

An Inconvenient Truth: The Crisis of Global Warming

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Al Gore Publisher: Viking Juvenile Book Description Former Vice President Al Gore’s New York Times #1 bestselling book is a daring call to action, exposing the shocking reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and the future we face if we do not take action to […]