Author: Jeanette Winter
Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.
As a young girl in Kenya, Wangari is surrounded by trees. But when she get older, she sees the trees being cut down. Wangari is afraid that soon all the forests will be destroyed. So she decides to plant nine seedlings. And as they grow, so do her plans, . . .
This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination can inspire great change.
32 pages Hardcover