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The mess that we made / written by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Julia Blattman.

Lord, Michelle, (author.). Blattman, Julia, (illustrator.). Flashlight Press, (publisher.).

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  • 7 out of 10 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 3 copies are currently available at Hall County Library System.

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      Gainesville Branch
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      North Hall Tech Center
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      Spout Springs Library
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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781947277144
  • ISBN: 1947277146
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color map on endpages ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Flashlight Press, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
Join four children in a little boat as they discover the magnitude of The Mess That We Made. With rhythmic language and captivating art, this cumulative tale portrays the terrible impact of trash on the ocean and marine life, inspiring us to make changes to save our seas. Includes a back section with facts about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, ocean pollution, and Calls to Action for kids and grown-ups to share. Publisher's website.
Subject: Plastic marine debris > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Marine pollution > Juvenile literature.
Waste disposal in the ocean > Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection > Citizen participation > Juvenile literature.
Marine animals > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
Cumulative tales.
Stories in rhyme.

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