Our environment : everything you need to know / written by Jacques Pasquet ; illustrated by Yves Dumont ; with translation by Shelley Tanaka.
- ISBN: 9781771473897 (hardcover)
- Physical Description: 56 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
- Publisher: Toronto, ON : Owlkids Books, 2020
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
"The environment is an essential but sometimes tough and weighty concept to grasp. This engaging nonfiction book takes readers back to the basics, offering an accessible overview of what makes up our environment, how those parts work, and why they matter. Divided into five sections--water, air, soil, energy, and climate--the book uses facts, figures, and simple language to give an overarching survey of our environment. Questions run throughout the text, creating a spirit of inquiry. Where does the water we use every day come from? What is the atmosphere? How does pollution affect soil? What is renewable energy? What influences climate? And how do we protect our planet for the future? With an appealing design and simple drawings and diagrams to support comprehension, this book takes a positive spin on the environment, reinforcing the importance of taking care of each element. Informational text features include a table of contents, sources, and a glossary."-- Provided by publisher.
Translated from the French.
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