BOOK REVIEW & GIVEAWAY - Saving the Seas for the Purple and Green: A Story of Cleaning Up the Ocean By Nancy Carlisle


 

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Book Details:

Book TitleSaving the Seas for the Purple and Green: A Story of Cleaning Up the Ocean by Nancy Carlisle
Category:  Children's Fiction (Ages 3-7),  34 pages
Genre:  Juvenile fiction/science & nature/environment
Publisher:  Sage Green Press
Release date:   March, 2022
Content Rating:  G. There is nothing even close to PG or R in this book, it is totally G

"Saving the Seas for the Purple and Green gives children the hope of making a difference. Washed Ashore is honored to have our work highlighted." — Angela Hazeltine Pozzi, Founder of Washed Ashore

"A simple, relevant, and informative read that gives kids a positive outlook on what can be done to reduce our impact on the ocean." — Taylor Lane, Creator of the Cigarette Surfboard

Book Description:

A young girl loves the tide pools that she sees on her runs by the ocean, but one day notices garbage amongst the colorful creatures she finds there. Along the beach she meets conservationists cleaning up the beach who educate her about the dangers that trash pose to ocean life. She decides to help also.

Saving the Sea for the Purple and Green is a perfect way to introduce children to the importance of caring for our environment, especially the ocean. In this story, we follow Violet as she learns about the dangers of plastic pollution to the ocean, environment, and what she can do to mitigate further pollution. I enjoyed the blend of fictional tale with scientific evidence, it made for an interesting and engaging story. It also motivated me to do more to reduce my use of plastics.

The book is gorgeous! The illustrations bring the book to life and the colors drew me in. I highly recommend this book to introduce children to the importance of protecting our environment.

I received an advance review copy for free and am leaving this review voluntarily. Thank you Nancy Carlisle and iRead Book Tours. I'm excited to be a part of this tour.


Overall Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 
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Meet the Author:

Nancy Carlisle is an author and illustrator who writes hopeful books for kids that interweave facts and fiction about the environment and global responsibility. During her 38-year career as a sustainable architect and researcher, her focus was on the environment. She led work nationally and internationally on sustainable and energy efficient buildings and communities and won awards for collaboratively designing award-winning sustainable buildings, a laboratory campus, and improving the energy efficiency of U.S. laboratories. Since retiring, Nancy has worked as a volunteer teaching English as a Second Language and mentors first generation college students. She is a strong advocate against plastic waste not only because it pollutes our oceans and water but also because it contributes CO2 to our atmosphere.

Nancy enjoys the outdoors and international travel. She is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the Society of Environmental Journalists. She studies botanical illustrating and French language. 


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Comments

  1. What a nice review! Thank-you so much. The book was lots of fun to write. Sincerely, Nancy C

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  2. Saving the Seas for the Purple and Green sounds like a 5 star children's book, thanks for sharing it with me!

    Thanks, Paws. Read. Repeat., for sharing your thoughts!

    Have a sunshiny day!

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