tag: environment

Forest-Heart Has Spoken

25 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Cœur-des-forêts a parlé, by Patrick Fischmann and Bruno Pilorget As soon as he’s born, Forest-Heart flees to the other side of the frozen river. The trees and animals warn him: the humans have forgotten that they were once bears, caribous, white owls. They only think of growing their city. The childtree-of-life will save their country. […] Read more»

Kéti Of The Red Land

14 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Kéti des Terres rouges, by Karim Ressouni-Demigneux and Bruno Pilorget Just 15 centimetres high, Kéti watches the world. His people’s numbers are dwindling as the city eats into the forest. Clinging to the wings of a butterfly, Kéti leads his community to a last haven of nature and peace. 48 pages hardcover picture book, 28.5 […] Read more»

The Incredibles

14 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Les Incroyables !, by David Melbeck and Aurélien Cantou If one is asking about pounds or the waterholes, you’ll be thinking about a still stretch of water, rather calm and boring. BUT, in fact, incredible things are happening here. Should you be a fan of science-fiction, detective stories, drama, or show-biz, glitters and red carpets… discover […] Read more»

Aliens Are Coming

14 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
On débarque, by Sophie Régnier and Nicolas Barrome Forgues The Bifrons are fun-loving aliens but they don’t care what they do to their planet, and it dies – the resources run out and there’s nothing left to eat. They set off in search of a hospitable planet where they can carry on living free from worry […] Read more»

Lines

24 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Lignes, by Jacques Arragon This futuristic novel resumes the concerns 21st century humanity encounters: the impact man has on the planet, how we are changing the landscapes, the consequences of being hyper connected, the communication at all costs, the appalling issue of food resources for a growing population. A great book where science-fiction meets environmental questions. […] Read more»

The Mouse Who Saved An Entire Mountain

24 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
La Souris qui sauva toute une montagne, by Alain Serres and illustrated by Aurélia Fronty A mouse wants to replace the precious milk she has just stolen from a child. But nature has been ransacked, even on the great mountain of Sardinia. Everything has been used up to build palaces and gardens. It will take all […] Read more»

Open Letters to Earthlings

30 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Lettres ouvertes à tous les terriens, by Children from all over the world and illustrated by Laurent Corvaisier Children from around the world talk about their fears for the planet and their dreams of seeing it change. They tackle issues such as the family, wealth, migrants, school, the environment, and even video games. The humour and feeling in their words will challenge […] Read more»

Honeymoons, on the Trail of the Wild Bear

17 janvier, 2015 Posted by Hannele
Lunes de miel, Photography and text by Jacques Loset Bears as they’ve never seen before! Bears are notoriously difficult to spot in the wild, let alone capture on film. Nevertheless, twenty years ago, one nature photographer set himself the crazy task of going deep into a Balkan forest, tracking the bears that lived there and […] Read more»

Nature Lovers’ Big Book Of Tricks

16 janvier, 2015 Posted by Stéphanie
L’Encyclo à Malices Nature, by Hélène & Robert Pince An encyclopaedia for curious and resourceful young explorers! Learn how to work out a tree’s age, dye a T-shirt with plants, find a fox’s den, fish without a rod, make a herbarium, read the clouds, build a shelter for small animals or desalinate seawater. Discover the […] Read more»

Nature Pocket Guides

9 janvier, 2015 Posted by Hannele
Les Guides Salamandre. The ultimate pocket guide to observe and learn.  Here at last is a series of compact guides for exploring the natural environment from season to season. These clear and comprehensive handbooks are essential companions, helping readers study and identify all types of flora and fauna. A handy pocket guide ! 4 titles […] Read more»