A River Ran Wild

A River Ran Wild : An Environmental History

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From the author of the beloved classic The Great Kapok Tree, A River Ran Wild tells a story of restoration and renewal. Learn how the modern-day descendants of the Nashua Indians and European settlers were able to combat pollution and restore the beauty of the Nashua River in Massachusetts.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 223.52 x 274.32 x 5.08mm | 181.44g
  • Harcourt Publishers Group (Australia) Pty.Ltd
  • Marrickville, Australia
  • English
  • Reprint
  • colour illus
  • 0152163727
  • 9780152163723
  • 26,707

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"An important, intelligently presented story."--Kirkus Reviews
"Readers will be moved to consider their personal impact on the environment and what they can do to make a difference."--Booklist
"An important contribution to literature."--School Library Journal
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About Lynne Cherry

LYNNE CHERRY has devoted her life to sharing her concern about environmental issues with others. Her important children's books also include The Armadillo from Amarillo and two tales from the Amazon rain forest: The Great Kapok Tree and The Shaman's Apprentice. She lives in Washington, D.C.
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372 ratings
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4 35% (132)
3 22% (80)
2 3% (12)
1 1% (2)
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