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Wildheart: The Daring Adventures of John Muir (Hardcover)

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By Julie Bertagna, William Goldsmith (Illustrator)
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Winner 2019 National Outdoor Book Awards, Children's Category
A Junior Library Guild Selection & 2019 Eureka Honor Book from the California Reading Association
John Muir led an adventurous life, starting with his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland to his legendary exploits in America, where he became an inventor, a global explorer, and the first modern environmentalist--and even made friends with a president His heart was always in the outdoors and he aimed to experience all he could. Most importantly, though, John Muir told the world about the wonders of nature. His words made a difference and inspired people in many countries to start protecting planet Earth-- and they still do.

About the Author

Julie Bertagna is an award-winning author of acclaimed books and short stories for children and young adults. Exodus has won various awards including a Friends of the Earth Eco Prize for Creativity and a Santa Monica Public Library Green Prize for Literature. Awards in her native Scotland include the Children's Book of the Year and the Catalyst Book Prize. Julie lives in Glasgow, Scotland. William Goldsmith is a British writer and illustrator teaching illustration at the British Higher School of Art and Design. His work has appeared in a range of publications and exhibitions in the United Kingdom and overseas. His other graphic novels are The Bind and Vignettes of Ystov, published by Jonathan Cape. William currently lives in Moscow, Russian Federation.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781930238947
ISBN-10: 1930238940
Publisher: Yosemite Conservancy
Publication Date: March 19th, 2019
Pages: 128
Language: English