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Can I Recycle This?: A Guide to Better Recycling and How to Reduce Single-Use Plastics Cover Image
By Jennie Romer, Christie Young (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780143135678
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Published: Penguin Books - April 13th, 2021

The first illustrated guidebook that answers the age-old question: Can I Recycle This?

Notes from an Apocalypse: A Personal Journey to the End of the World and Back Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525435310
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Published: Anchor - March 23rd, 2021

NPR • Esquire The Guardian
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"Harrowing, tender-hearted, and funny as hell." —Jenny Offill
"Smart, funny, irreverent, and philosophically rich." —Wall Street Journal

Overheated: How Capitalism Broke the Planet--And How We Fight Back Cover Image
ISBN: 9781568589473
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Published: Bold Type Books - April 20th, 2021

This damning account of the forces that have hijacked progress on climate change shares a bold vision of what it will take, politically and economically, to face the existential threat of global warming head-on.

It has become impossible to deny that the planet is warming, and that governments must act.

Rescuing the Planet: Protecting Half the Land to Heal the Earth Cover Image
By Tony Hiss, E. O. Wilson (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780525654810
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Published: Knopf - March 30th, 2021

"As clear a picture of humanity's impact on earth's natural environment as any ever written." --E. O. Wilson (from the Introduction)

World as Lover, World as Self: 30th Anniversary Edition: Courage for Global Justice and Planetary Renewal Cover Image
By Joanna Macy, Stephanie Kaza (Editor), Joan Halifax (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781946764843
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Published: Parallax Press - June 22nd, 2021

“Joanna Macy unveils an ancient set of roots for our work to transform the future.”—adrienne maree brown, author of Emergent Strategy

An enduring classic of the ecology movement by the founder of the Work That Reconnects, now more timely than ever


Brave Green World: How Science Can Save Our Planet Cover Image
ISBN: 9780262044462
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Published: The MIT Press - March 30th, 2021

How we can harness cutting-edge biology and manufacturing to fight waste and pollution.

Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593136270
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Published: Crown - February 9th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Sixth Extinction returns to humanity’s transformative impact on the environment, now asking: After doing so much damage, can we change nature, this time to save it?

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385546133
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Published: Knopf - February 16th, 2021


In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical—and accessible—plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe.

The Bears Ears: A Human History of America's Most Endangered Wilderness Cover Image
ISBN: 9781324004813
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 23rd, 2021

A personal and historical exploration of the Bears Ears country and the fight to save a national monument.

Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250785831
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Published: Picador - March 2nd, 2021

A profound meditation on climate change and the Anthropocene and an urgent search for the fossils—industrial, chemical, geological—that humans are leaving behind

What will the world look like in ten thousand years—or ten million? What kinds of stories will be told about us?

No Planet B: A Teen Vogue Guide to the Climate Crisis Cover Image
By Lucy Diavolo (Editor), Lindsay Peoples Wagner (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781642592597
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 9th, 2021

An urgent call for climate justice from Teen Vogue, one of this generation's leading voices, using an intersectional lens - with critical feminist, indigenous, antiracist and internationalist perspectives. As the political classes watch our world burn, a new movement of young people is rising to meet the challenge of climate catastrophe.

The Physics of Climate Change Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642938166
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Published: Post Hill Press - March 2nd, 2021

The first book to briefly and clearly present the science of climate change in a way that is accessible to laypeople, providing the perspective needed to understand and assess the foundations and predictions of climate change.

“Brilliant and fundamental, this is the necessary book about our prime global emergency.

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