Earth Heroes stands out from the non-fiction norm with its awesome collection of narrative stories. Children will be engaged from the get-go!
When faced with climate change, the biggest threat that our planet has ever confronted, it’s easy to feel as if nothing you do can really make a difference.
Architect Muhammad Rezwan’s really stands out for us in this book. With rising water levels in Bangladesh that saw Children cut off for months without access to education, Muhammad created floating schools. He felt if a child couldn’t get to school, he would bring the school to them. This also allowed for girls to attend when cultural norms restricted their movements.
This collection of 20 inspiring stories shows that individuals can change the world with their pioneering working contribution.
Muhammad believed he could use his designs to adjust to the impact of climate change, and he later went on to create floating farms, healthcare, libraries and many more.
We could go on and on about this incredible mans design ingenuity for river side communities.
Other Earth Heroes from all around the globe feature their stories like Muhammad; From Greta Thunberg and David Attenborough, to Yin Yuzhen and Isatou Ceesay. Their tales are a beacon of hope in the fight for the future of our planet.
We hope your family will be as inspired by this book as we are.
Age Guidance: 9 – 12 years
|Dimensions||26.5 × 22 cm|