The Resource The last straw : kids vs. plastics, written by Susan Hood ; illustrated by Christiane Engel

The last straw : kids vs. plastics, written by Susan Hood ; illustrated by Christiane Engel

Label
The last straw : kids vs. plastics
Title
The last straw
Title remainder
kids vs. plastics
Statement of responsibility
written by Susan Hood ; illustrated by Christiane Engel
Title variation
  • Kids vs. plastics
  • Kids v. plastics
  • Kids versus plastics
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection of brilliant, lyrical nonfiction poems with bright, colorful illustrations highlights the threat of plastic and the kids who are fighting for change to save our planet
  • Hood's poems highlight the threat of plastic and shows how it is hurting the health of our planet. You'll discover how scientists are using jellyfish snot and other methods to break down plastic pollution faster. Hood then introduces readers to young activists who are standing up and speaking out for change-- and inspires you to change the way you think about plastic! -- adapted from jacket
Cataloging source
CNEDM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hood, Susan
Dewey number
  • 628.4/4
  • 363.738
  • 363.72/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 5 up
LC call number
TD798
LC item number
.H66 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engel, Christiane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plastics
  • Plastics
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastic marine debris
  • Plastic marine debris
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Environmental protection
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The last straw : kids vs. plastics, written by Susan Hood ; illustrated by Christiane Engel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 42-45)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The road back
  • From bottles to buddies
  • For the love of frogs
  • Ode to the jellyfish
  • What can a bottle be?
  • The munching, crunching caterpillars
  • Be straw free
  • A shining light
  • Stand up, speak up
  • Join the crew
  • Introduction
  • Author's note
  • Timeline
  • Use this, not plastic
  • Top ten ocean polluters
  • Additional resources
  • Acknowledgments
  • Fantastic plastic
  • P is for peek-a-boo plastic
  • A sea change
  • Plastic for dinner?
  • The great Pacific garbage patch
  • Ban the bag
  • Mr. Trash wheel
Control code
on1225944703
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780062981394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1225944703
Label
The last straw : kids vs. plastics, written by Susan Hood ; illustrated by Christiane Engel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 42-45)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The road back
  • From bottles to buddies
  • For the love of frogs
  • Ode to the jellyfish
  • What can a bottle be?
  • The munching, crunching caterpillars
  • Be straw free
  • A shining light
  • Stand up, speak up
  • Join the crew
  • Introduction
  • Author's note
  • Timeline
  • Use this, not plastic
  • Top ten ocean polluters
  • Additional resources
  • Acknowledgments
  • Fantastic plastic
  • P is for peek-a-boo plastic
  • A sea change
  • Plastic for dinner?
  • The great Pacific garbage patch
  • Ban the bag
  • Mr. Trash wheel
Control code
on1225944703
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780062981394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1225944703

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