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The Resource Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai, Claire A. Nivola

Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai, Claire A. Nivola

Label
Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai
Title
Planting the trees of Kenya
Title remainder
the story of Wangari Maathai
Statement of responsibility
Claire A. Nivola
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the story of Wangari Maathai, winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and founder of the Green Belt Movement, Wangari came home from college to find the streams dry, the people malnourished, and the trees gone. How could she alone bring back the trees and restore the gardens and the people?"--Dust jacket
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Younger Children, 2009.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
251042
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nivola, Claire A
Dewey number
  • 333.72092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Reading level
  • 5.9
  • 5.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nivola, Claire A
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maathai, Wangari
  • Maathai, Wangari
  • Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya)
  • Green Belt Movement (Society : Kenya)
  • Tree planters (Persons)
  • Women conservationists
  • Women politicians
  • Tree planters (Persons)
  • Women conservationists
  • Women politicians
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Wangari Maathai
Label
Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai, Claire A. Nivola
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
775674
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780374399184
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006038249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374399184
  • (OCoLC)76416622
Label
Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai, Claire A. Nivola
Link
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
775674
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780374399184
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006038249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374399184
  • (OCoLC)76416622

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