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What's the point of being green?

Bailey, Jacqui

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  • Creator Jacqui Bailey ; [illustrated by Jan McCafferty]
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication First edition. Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • 96 pages : color illustrations, map ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 9780764144271, 0764144278
  • OCLC ocn435423472


  • Discusses a variety of environmental issues, with suggestions for things that organizations, governments, and individuals can do to help, covering topics such as energy efficiency, climate change, recycling, and population growth.


  • Originally published: London : Franklin Watts, 2010.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-91) and index.


  • So, what's the problem? -- What are we doing to the climate? -- Why do we burn fossil fuels? -- What's the alternative? -- But what about cars? -- Why are trees important? -- How did it get so bad? -- Why do some people go hungry? -- Boy, have we messed up! -- What a load of garbage! -- Going, going, gone! -- Isn't anyone doing anything?