Help the Wumps! Bill Peet’s fantastical twist on industrialization, The Wump World, runs in the same vein as Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax. Whimsical creatures and a pertinent plot make this book enjoyable for both child and parent. Take a book, leave a book, and read on!
Part of the Golden Science Close-Up Series, Crystals, by Robert Bell, teaches all the basics of crystal formation, differences in shapes and colors, and even some magic! To turn your reading into a field trip, head over to the UW-Madison Geology Museum with your book to compare what you’ve read with their many exhibits. Take a book, leave a book, and read on!
Help foster the budding Aldo Leopolds in your life by snagging this week’s feature book! Created by a group of Midwestern naturalists, Teaching Kids to Love the Earth is a wonderful tool for nature-loving adults to spread their experiences with a new generation. Take a book, leave a book, and read on!