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You Can Save the Planet

You Can Save the Planet

Reveals the impact of everyday life on the environment, and shows how even the smallest actions can make a difference to the future of our planet. This book is suitable for young adults and their families.

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ISBN 9780713686883
Published 1 November 2007 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title
Author(s) By Hough, Richard
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ISBN-13 9780713686883
ISBN-10 071368688X
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Publication Date 1 November 2007
International Publication Date 11 July 2007
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Hough, Richard
Category Global Issues
Animals
Environmental Issues
Number of Pages 176
Dimensions Width: 148mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 11mm
Weight 324g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Environmental protection - Juvenile literature, Social change - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Reference & Home Learning
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 363.7
Catalogue Code 19700

Description of this Book

Published in association with the Guardian , You Can Save the Planet leads readers minute by minute through an average day. From dressing and eating to using email and mobile phones, this book reveals the impact of everyday life on the environment, and shows how even the smallest actions can make a difference to the future of our planet. Up-to-the-minute facts and clear explanations of key concepts are combined with practical advice in this essential book for young adults and their families.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'At last, a book to show you how to fight climate change Full of useful tips to help us make a difference.' News Letter (Northern Ireland, August 2007) 'A young person's guide to ethical living Full of stats and info on how you can make a difference.' Angels and Urchins (September 2007) 'Some really good - and achievable - recommendations that are sure to motivate anyone vaguely interested to have a go.' BBC Wildlife 'Bright, interesting and imperative kids' guide to making an environmental difference.' Families South East Magazine 'From dressing and eating to using email and mobile phones, this book reveals the impact of everyday life on the environment and shows how even the smallest actions can make a difference to the future of our planet' Publishing News
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Rich Hough trained as a physicist at Jesus College, Oxford. He is awriter and comedian who has produced material for both radio andtelevision. He contributed to A Good Life: The Guide to Ethical Living (Guardian Books) before writing his own introduction to an eco-friendly lifestyle.With an introduction by Bibi van der ZeeBibivan der Zee writes about ethical living and the environment for theGuardian. She lives in Brighton with her husband, three sons and awormery.

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