Book Category: Environmental Writers

  • The Beauty of the Beast: Poems from the Animal Kingdom
    Fiction

    Prelutsky, J. 1997. Knopf Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Love the Night
    Fiction

    Hosta, D. 2003. Brown Dog Books.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • When it Comes to Bugs
    Fiction

    Fisher, A. 1986. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Insects & Inverts – Keywords: insects
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Creatures of the Earth, Sea, and Sky: Poems
    Fiction

    Heard, G., and J.O. Dewey. 1997. Boyds Mills Press.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Wildlife – Keywords: animal poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Oxford Book of Animal Poems
    Fiction

    Harrison, M., and C. Stuart-Clark. 1992. Oxford University Press.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Wildlife – Keywords: animal poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Poems
    Non-Fiction

    Worth, V., and S. Jenkins. 2007. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Wildlife – Keywords: animal poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Silver Seeds: A Book of Nature Poems
    Fiction

    Paolilli, P. and D. Brewer. 2001. Viking.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers – Keywords: nature poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Land, Sea, and Sky: Poems to Celebrate the Earth
    Fiction

    Paladino, C. 1993. Little, Brown & Company.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers – Keywords: nature poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • It’s Snowing! It’s Snowing!
    Fiction

    Prelutsky, J. 1984. Greenwillow Books.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Seasons, Weather – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Spring: A Haiku Story
    Fiction

    Shannon, G. 1996. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Seasons – Keywords: spring
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Handsprings: Poems and Paintings
    Fiction

    Florian, D. 2006. HarperCollins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Seasons – Keywords: spring
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • My America: A Poetry Atlas of the United States
    Fiction

    Hopkins, L. B. and S. Alcorn. 2000. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Natural Resources & Land Use – Keywords: geography, poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold
    Fiction

    Sidman, J., and R. Allen. 2014. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Insects & Inverts, Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems
    Fiction

    Sidman, J. 2005. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Habitats & Ecosystems, Pond/Lake – Keywords: pond poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Color Me a Rhyme: Nature Poems for Young People
    Fiction

    Yolen, J. and J. Stemple. Boyds Mills Press.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Habitats & Ecosystems – Keywords: poems
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Giving Tree
    Fiction

    Silverstein, S. 2004. HarpersCollins Children’s Books Group.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Forest/Trees, Plants, Seasons – Keywords: attitudes
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Love Our Earth
    Fiction

    Martin, B. Jr. 2006. Charlesbridge Publishing.

    Category(ies): Earth Day, Environmental Writers – Keywords: Earth Day, 0
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Henry David Thoreau: American Naturalist
    Non-Fiction

    Anderson, P. 1996. Scholastic Library Publishing.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Nature – Keywords: Henry David Thoreau, authobiography
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Silent Spring
    Non-Fiction

    Carson, R. 2002. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Natural Resources & Land Use – Keywords: Rachel Carson
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Ding: The Life of Jay Norwood Darling
    Non-Fiction

    Lendt, D.L. 1989. Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists – Keywords: Ding Darling, natural resource reference
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Rachel Carson: Voice for the Earth
    Non-Fiction

    Wadsworth. G. 1992. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Stewardship – Keywords: Rachel Carson
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Girls Who Looked under Rocks
    Non-Fiction

    Atkins, J. and P. Conner. 2000. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Nature, Nature Exploration, Stewardship – Keywords: children & nature, girls & nature
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • A Sand County Almanac
    Non-Fiction

    Leopold, A. 1989. Oxford University Press.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: Aldo Leopold, natural resource reference
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • John Muir: Nature Writings
    Non-Fiction

    Muir, J. 1997. Penguin Group.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists, Natural Resources & Land Use – Keywords: John Muir
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Walden
    Non-Fiction

    Thoreau, H. 2004. Houghton Mifflin Books.

    Category(ies): Environmental Writers, Famous Conservationists – Keywords: Henry David Thoreau
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Nature’s Paintbox: A Seasonal Gallery of Art and Verse
    Fiction

    Thomas, P., and C. Orback. 2007. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Art & Nature, Environmental Writers – Keywords: seasonal art
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • River of Words: Young Poets and Artists on the Nature of Things
    Fiction

    Hass, R. and P. Michael. 2008. Milkweed Editions.

    Category(ies): Art & Nature, Environmental Writers – Keywords: nature poems & art
    Age Group: Parents & educators