Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees

Title: Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees Author: Franck Prévot ; Aurélia Fronty (illus,) Genre: Picture book, Biography, Elementary Publisher: Charlesbridge Release Date: 2015 Pages: Unpaged Source: ISBN 9781580896269 A picture book biography of Kenyan environmentalist and political activist Wangari Maathai.   Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees by…

One Plastic Bag : Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of The Gambia

Title: One Plastic Bag : Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of The Gambia Author: Miranda Paul and Elizabeth Zunon (illus,) Genre: Picture book Publisher: Milbrook Press / Lerner Release Date: 2015 Source: ISBN 9781467716086 In Njau, Gambia, discarded plastic bags littered the roads. Water pooled in them, bringing mosquitoes and disease. But Isatou Ceesay…