Compost Stew

Author: Mary McKenna Siddals
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9781582463162
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A rhyming recipe explains how to make the dark, crumbly, rich, earth-friendly food called compost while collage illustrations made with recycled and found materials echo the eco-friendly message. By the author of Millions of Snowflakes.

Compost Stew

Author: Mary McKenna Siddals
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9781582463162
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A rhyming recipe explains how to make the dark, crumbly, rich, earth-friendly food called compost while collage illustrations made with recycled and found materials echo the eco-friendly message. By the author of Millions of Snowflakes.

From Garbage to Compost

Author: Lisa Owings
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781512424775
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

How does a pile of garbage become compost? Follow each step in the cycle—from collecting kitchen and yard waste to creating compost for your garden—in this fascinating book!

Let s Celebrate Earth Day

Author: Connie Roop
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 9780761318125
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presented in a question-and-answer format, accompanied by facts about the Earth's present condition, and filled with inspirational quotes, a wonderful introduction to the Earth Day celebration details how this holiday originated and how it is oberved today.

Seed Soil Sun

Author: Cris Peterson
Publisher: Highlights Press
ISBN: 9781629792200
Release Date: 2014-10-21
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Seed, Soil, Sun. With these simple ingredients, nature creates our food. Once again, noted author Cris Peterson brings both wonder and clarity to the subject of agriculture, celebrating the cycle of growth, harvest, and renewal. Using the corn plant as an example, she takes the reader through the story of germination and growth of a tiny corn seed into a giant plant reaching high into the air, with roots extending over six feet into the ground. This American Farm Bureau Foundation's Agriculture Book of the Year also discusses the make-up of soil and the amazing creatures who live there—from microscopic one-celled bacteria to moles, amoebas, and earthworms. David Lundquist's stunning photographs bring an immediacy and vibrancy to the seemingly miraculous process.

Gabby and Grandma Go Green

Author: Monica Wellington
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101646908
Release Date: 2011-03-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Gabby and Grandma get together, "Green Day" means "Fun Day." From sewing their own cloth bags and buying vegetables at the Farmers' Market to recycling their bottles, these two know how to have a good time while doing good things for the earth. The illustrations in Monica Wellington's popsicle-bright palette-enhanced with myriad shades of green-result in a perfectly "green" addition to her books for the very young.

Compost

Author: Linda Glaser
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:49015002638832
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes how a family makes compost out of its organic garbage and uses it in the garden.

Here Comes the Garbage Barge

Author: Jonah Winter
Publisher:
ISBN: 0375952187
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

When a little town on Long Island is inundated with garbage, its citizens become more environmentally aware, while a garbage barge travels the North American coast in search of a dumping location.

Kyle in His Compost Pile

Author: Julie Lehman
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781449091125
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Education

Kyle is a red wiggler worm who lives in a worm composting bin. He enjoys feasting on all the "yummy" items that get thrown at him. Learn what Kyle likes, what isn't so good for him, and what to do with compost when Kyle is done with it.

Garbage Helps Our Garden Grow

Author: Linda Glaser
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 9780761359838
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Watch as one family makes compost for their garden. In go banana peels, grass clippings and even an old jack-o'-lantern. Out comes compost which then goes into the garden to make the soil rich for new plants.

I Love Our Earth

Author: Bill Martin Jr
Publisher: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 9781607340416
Release Date: 2009-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Celebrate our home in this joyous, poetic tribute to the Earth's colors, climates, and seasons. Panoramic photographs capture the majesty of nature from swirling deserts to curling ocean waves. Close-ups reveal quieter treasures like springy moss and sunlit leaves. Tying all these wonders together are the faces of children from around the globe, reflecting our shared connection to the planet.