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My Earth, My Home

A Kid's Book About Why Protecting Our Planet Matters

Illustrated by Joan Brush
Published by Sky Pony
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

A colorful discussion of conservation that will entertain and educate any child!

My Earth, My Home gently guides young readers through a conversation that illuminates the concept of global connection and environmental cause and effect.

An engaging text and more than forty full-color illustrations provide an opportunity for discussing and understanding not only what we can do to save our planet, but why it is so important. With its Messy Planet Action Plan, My Earth, My Home encourages children to take charge and start saving the planet in simple and effective ways.

Called “the perfect children’s introduction to environmental issues” by Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund, this book encourages maturity, ownership, and problem-solving discussion among kids and their parents, teachers, or caregivers. It is a must for every school and family library.

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“The perfect children’s introduction to environmental issues. The smartly narrated text and beautiful illustrations present the ‘whys’ behind earth conservation in an engaging manner that both teaches and inspires. A must for every school and family library.” —Fred Krupp, president, Environmental Defense Fund

"A bright, colorful, easy-to-understand book for young readers about the importance of conservation…A great book to get kids talking about issues and problem-solving." —

"The text’s encouraging tone generates a can-do attitude about making changes." —School Library Journal

"I highly recommend this book for little ones…it’s a great book for the entire family, and can start great discussion." —Kid’s Book Central

"The bright, colorful illustrations and child-friendly text in this book help answer young readers’ questions about the environment and show how our actions can create change." —NYMetroParents

"This book not only has fun illustrations, but is a great learning book for kids (and adults)! Yolanda Kondonassis does a wonderful job of putting how important it is to take care of our Earth into simple words and sentences that little ones can enjoy." —

"Vibrant art and an important message about the importance of ‘keeping your house clean’ make this picture book one that should have an impact on any child five years of age and older." —

"…the smartly-penned book, with minimal, clear, large text and plenty of smiling, helpful characters, is perfectly child-friendly." —

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