Author Loll Kirby and illustrator Adelina Lirius’s picture book Old Enough to Save the Planet is an inspiring look at young climate change activists who are changing the world.
The world is facing a climate crisis like we’ve never seen before. And kids around the world are stepping up to raise awareness and try to save the planet. As people saw in the youth climate strike in September 2019, kids will not stay silent about this subject—they’re going to make a change.
Meet 12 young activists from around the world who are speaking out and taking action against climate change. Learn about the work they do and the challenges they face, and discover how the future of our planet starts with each and every one of us.
“Inspiring fare for the next generation of world savers.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Vibrant, expressive pen and ink illustrations supplement the text.” —School Library Journal
About the Author
Loll Kirby is a teacher based in Bristol. Inspired by her students, she wrote this book for anyone who wants to make a difference.
"Inspiring fare for the next generation of world savers." — Kirkus Reviews
"Vibrant, expressive pen and ink illustrations supplement the text. . .a great purchase." — School Library Journal
"A book with lots of appeal to browsers and visual learners." — Horn Book Magazine