This is a multi-topic series intended to highlight environmental problems and solutions. The issues are presented from a historical, local, global, and scientific perspective. The books use photographs, images, and different font styles to keep readers engaged. Books are co-authored by scientists who are experts in the topics presented. The sections “What Can I Do?,” “Trailblazers,” and “Expert Opinions,” highlight individual action and ideas. Glossary. Websites. Index. Recommended.
Library Media Connection, March/April 2012
Clear Choices is part of the series Second Nature. This book begins by explaining the problem of quantity and quality of water and how humans can control the quality and plants and animals cannot. The authors include information about trailblazers in this area, what kids can do, and career opportunities in this area. The book is full of great photographs, colorful charts, and pages with a variety of fonts to make reading visually appealing. Included are a glossary and an index. Highly Recommended.
Arlington Independent School District, July 2012
Attractive, colorful layout. Solid information complimented by graphics/images. Includes a Trailblazers section that talks about people making a difference in keeping water clean. There is also a career opportunities section as well as glossary and index. 5/5
Erie 2 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES, March 2012