Environmental Books for Kids

Ready to go green? These Earth-friendly books are full of powerful messages about nature and the environment.

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AGE
2
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Clever color book expands idea of green in nature, at home.
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By Laura Vaccaro Seeger
(2012)
AGE
3
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A bear cub learns about seasons in artful, charming story.
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By Carin Berger
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Little Critter inspires with his eco-enthusiasm.
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By Mercer Mayer
(2008)
AGE
3
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Lyrical fantasy celebrates the magic of seeds and seasons.
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By Eliza Wheeler
(2013)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
A boy's wondrous experience of seeing his seeds grow.
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By Julie Fogliano
(2012)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Folksy artwork enlivens tasty web-of-life tale.
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By Lauren Thompson
(2008)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Funny story offers gentle lessons about organic farming.
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By Judy Sierra
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Pinkalicious goes green in magical clean-up adventure.
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By Victoria Kann
(2013)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Classic, sensitive parable about selflessness.
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By Shel Silverstein
(2003)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Garden critters offer relatable lesson on kindness, sharing.
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By Kadir Nelson
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Seuss fable has become environmentalist classic.
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By Dr. Seuss
(2003)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Lively, poetic takes on different birds' nesting habits.
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By Jennifer Ward
(2014)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Girl looks for returning bird in cute, informative tale.
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By Anne Rockwell
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Makes looking at bugs look exciting, gets kids outdoors.
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By Angela DiTerlizzi
(2014)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Evocative gardening book makes nature come alive.
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By Kate Messner
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
A poem to inspire young tree huggers everywhere.
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By Diane Muldrow
(2010)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Captivates kids transitioning to chapter books.
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By Megan McDonald
(2004)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Red-tailed hawk story stirs urban enviro-conflict.
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By Janet Schulman
(2008)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
A hefty science lesson mixed with tips on taking action.
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By Joanna Cole
(2010)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Epic story of a brave puffin fighting to save his homeland.
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By Barry Wolverton
(2012)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Dreary planet outlook challenges tweens to act.
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By Anne Rockwell
(2006)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Award-winning tale has environmental theme.
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By Carl Hiaasen
(2006)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Eco-mystery is suspenseful and funny.
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By Carl Hiaasen
(2009)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Intense wilderness-survival tale warns of chimpanzee peril.
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By Eliot Schrefer
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Green teens may want fewer facts, more activism ideas.
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By Al Gore
(2007)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Violent ecological time-travel thriller for teens.
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By David Klass
(2007)

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