Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed The World by Laurie Lawlor
A biography of environmentalist Rachel Carson, whose book, Silent Spring, alerted people to the harmful impact humans were having on our planet. The book covers Carson’s early years, including her love of nature and her desire to become a writer.
Alexander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day by Judith Viorst
A is for Activist by Innosanto Nagara
A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for. The alliteration, rhyming, and vibrant illustrations make the book exciting for children, while the issues it brings up resonate with their parents’ values of community, equality, and justice. This engaging little book carries huge messages as it inspires hope for the future, and calls children to action while teaching them a love for books–
Be an Active Citizen in Your Community by Helen mason