This inspiring picture book is an imaginative retelling of the story of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greta Thunberg - the Swedish teenager who is leading a global movement to raise awareness about the world’s climate crisis.
Using creative allegory and beautiful illustrations, it succeeds in a noble cause of its own: making the subject of fighting to protect our planet accessible and inspiring to young children.
Printed sustainably in the US on 100% recycled paper, every purchase donates 3% to 350.org - and we go one step further by planting a tree for every copy sold.
Cherish this book, pass it on as your new go-to children's gift, and help inspire an entire generation of caretakers for this beautiful planet we call home.
"When Greta was not much older than you, she found out about something called climate change..."
So, when Greta was 15, she went on strike from school, sitting outside the Swedish government building and holding a sign that said, “Strike For Climate.”
Over time, people stopped to join her and now, her protest has encouraged children and adults from all over the world to stand up for climate change too.
Greta has now spoken to politicians from all over the world to help bring change, and in 2019 she was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Recommended for ages 4-7, but we think age is just a silly number - you're never too young or too old to be introduced to a book like this.
Zoë Tucker is passionate about picture books. In her day job as a picture-book art director and designer, she has worked with best-selling artists including Waterstones-prize winner Lizzy Stewart, Axel Scheffler, Nick Sharratt, and Helen Stephens. Also a budding author, the first picture book she wrote, Ada Lovelace and the Number-Crunching Machine (September 2019), was described as "Inspiring, feminist, and informative in equal parts" by Kirkus.
“Something very special. Crisp writing and sumptuously-lit forests of colour lift the story beyond preachiness to create a gripping parable for our age.”
- Guy Parker-Rees, illustrator of 'Giraffes Can't Dance'
"Introducing those important lessons to young minds can be tricky, but a new picture book, Greta and the Giants is a great place to start."
- Red Tricycle
Every book is printed sustainably in the USA on 100% recycled paper and every purchase of this book donates 3% of the cover price to 350.org - an international movement of ordinary people working to end the age of fossil fuels and build a world of community-led renewable energy for all.
To double the impact, we're also stepping up to plant a tree for every copy sold through our partnership with Trees For The Future and our 1-For-1 Giveback Program.
Every purchase creates a chain reaction of good in the world, and if we're going to make a difference in our planet's health the best time to start is now.
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. I have purchased several other items and have always been very pleased.
The illustrations and subject should please my granddaughter. It is a gift. To be given soon.
this book came in with perfect quality and a story my nieces and nephews loved!
I bought this for my son who we expect to be here any day now. I'm so excited to read this to him! He is my wife and I's first child and i want to teach him about nature and how we must protect and value it!