e-Book Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays epub downloadAuthor: Molly Bang
Pages: 48 pages
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR); First Edition edition (September 1, 2001)
Category: Growing Up & Facts of Life
Size ePUB: 1826 kb
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e-Book Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays epub download
by Molly Bang
Molly Bang's picture book, NOBODY PARTICULAR: ONE WOMAN'S FIGHT TO SAVE .
Nobody Particular book. A true story about one woman's fight to stop big chemical companies from poluting her Texas county, and the bay from which generations of her family have worked as shrimpers. The book also includes thoughtful information and questions about how to continue to to develop technology without destroying the environment. Nov 24, 2008 Rhonda rated it really liked it.
From a renowned author/illustrator; a bold, daring, non-fiction picture book that tells the true story of one woman's fight to protect her environment.
We are like Rottentomatoes or Metacritic for books. We also do book giveaways. From a renowned author/illustrator; a bold, daring, non-fiction picture book that tells the true story of one woman's fight to protect her environment. Sometimes we have to take a stand and do what's right. That's what Diane Wilson thinks. An independent shrimper in Texas, she ekes out a living in the same waters that her family has worked hard in for generations. When Diane learns that the chemical plants in Texas give out more pollution than in any other state, she decides to stop them.
One Woman’s Fight to Save the Bays. But budding activists will find plenty to ponder in seeing how this seemingly ordinary woman first educated herself on the issues, then experienced the often-scary realities of nonviolent resistance. by Molly Bang & illustrated by Molly Bang. It’s an inspiring, and ongoing, saga, well worth struggling through, and its format may help to bring it to otherwise disinterested readers.
Molly Bang has woven the story of Diane Wilson into three distinct narrative . of Wisconsin - Madison, 2001.
Molly Bang has woven the story of Diane Wilson into three distinct narrative strands. Bang has set these two narratives against full-color illustrations of the natural world in which this drama was taking place, providing a third narrative that describes the fragile yet resilient ecosystem that Diane Wilson fought to save.
Molly Garrett Bang (born December 29, 1943) is an American illustrator. Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight To Save The Bays (2000). For her illustration of children's books she has been a runner-up for the American Caldecott Medal three times and for the British Greenaway Medal once. Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring The Earth To Life (2009), by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm.
This is the story of how one woman succeeded in forcing a huge corporation to change its plans, to adopt more environmental safeguards, and to agree to protect her precious bays. This is a story of hope and possibilities for all of us who, like Diane, may seem to be nobody particular.
Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight To Save The Bays (2000). Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring The Earth To Life (2009) by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm. All of Me! A Book of Thanks (2009). The Old Woman And The Red Pumpkin; a Bengali Folk Tale. Translated and adapted by Betsy Bang. The Old Woman And The Rice Thief, Adapted From a Bengali Folktale by Betsy Bang (1978). Tuntuni, The Tailor Bird, adapted from a Bengali Folktale By Betsy Bang (1978).
BANG, MOLLY: Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays (Henry Holt), Anne-Marie Cusac, May 4.
BANG, MOLLY: Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays (Henry Holt), Anne-Marie Cusac, May 44. BAUERLEIN, MARK: Negrophobia: A Race Riot in Atlanta, 1906 (Encounter Books), Ed Tant, Sep 44. BLEE, KATHLEEN . Inside Organized Racism: Women in the Hate Movement (University of California Press), Rachel Rinaldo, Mar 4. DUNBAR-ORTIZ, ROXANNNE: Outlaw Woman: A Memoir of the War Years, 1960-1975 (City Lights Publishers), Eleanor J. Bader, Sep 44. ECO, UMBERTO: Five Moral Pieces (Harcourt), Fred McKissack J. Jan 39. EHRENREICH, BARBARA: Nickel and Dimed (Henry Holt), Matthew Rothschild, Jan 42.
Picture Books and Short Chapter Books. Andrews-Goebel, Nancy. The Pot that Juan Built. Katya’s Book of Mushrooms. Nobody Particular: One Woman’s Fight to Save the Bays. Lee & Low, 2002). Arnold, Katya, with Sam Swope.