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Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

Written by Laurie Lawlor & illustrated by Laura Beingessner
Published by Holiday House
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Jul 1, 2014
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Retells the story of Rachel Carson, a pioneering environmentalist who wrote and published “Silent Spring,” the revolutionary book pointing out the dangerous effects of chemicals on the living world.

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Who Wrote Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

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Laurie Lawlor

Laurie Lawlor’s books have appeared on many notable lists, including the ALA Notable Children’s Books, the ALA Best Books for Young Adults, and the NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People. She lives in Illinois.

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Who Illustrated Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

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Laura Beingessner

<p>Laura Beingessner has illustrated five books for children. School Library Journal has called her artwork “luminous” while Kirkus Reviews has praised it as “enticing.” She lives in Toronto, Canada.</p>

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ISBN:
9780823431939
Publication Date:
July 1, 2014
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0823431932

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