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Reuse this book

'Reuse This Book!' is a picture book with sturdy pages and the interactivity of 'Press Here', introducing younger readers to recycling, resources, Earth science, and conservation. Printed on responsibly sourced paper, th...

The dumpster diver —Wong, Janet S.

Once a month--every week in the summer--Steve the electrician dons special gear and, with the help of youngsters who live in his building, dives into a dumpster seeking useful objects that they can transform into imagina...

Ship breaker —Bacigalupi, Paolo.

In a futuristic world, teenaged Nailer scavenges copper wiring from grounded oil tankers for a living, but when he finds a beached clipper ship with a girl in the wreckage, he has to decide if he should strip the ship fo...

Peg + Cat. A totally awesome Halloween

It's Halloween and Peg and Cat have a big problem! Someone has left the park full of trash and the costume parade might be cancelled. Don't freak out, Peg and Cat save the day by sorting and recycling. Then, they discove...

El capitán Verdemán : superhéroe del reciclaje —Patterson, Ellie.

El capitán Verdemán quiere salvar el planeta y llega a un pueblito sucio para enseñarle a la gente a reciclar la basura.

Whitewash —Kava, Alex.

A tale of a scientist who uncovers evidence of industrial espionage and murder at an alternative fuel research facility.

The secret of the junkyard shadow —Gregory, Kristiana.

When items around town disappear, then reappear fixed and freshly painted, Jeff, David and Claire are confused. What kind of thief repairs and returns stolen goods?

Something from nothing : adapted from a Jewish folktale —Gilman, Phoebe, 1940-2002, author.
Braille
2018
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In this retelling of a traditional Jewish folktale, Joseph's baby blanket is transformed into ever smaller items as he grows until there is nothing left--but then Joseph has an idea.

The law of Ueki. 3, Thrashing trash into trees! —Fukuchi, Tsubasa.
Graphic Novel
2006
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Ueki encounters nasty Robert Haydn, a contestant whose very name strikes fear into the hearts of the most seasoned champions. Ueki has been warned to avoid this nutcase at any cost, but his sense of justice won't let him...

The law of Ueki. 2, Thrashing trash into trees! —Fukuchi, Tsubasa.
Graphic Novel
2006
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Ueki begins to face off against opponents in the deadly tournament, but will his environmentally friendly ability hold up against more lethal powers like changing water into flames and towels into iron? Then Ueki discove...

Ship breaker —Bacigalupi, Paolo.
Book On CD
2010
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In America's Gulf Coast region, where grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts, Nailer works the light crew, scavenging for copper wiring just to make quota and hopefully live to see another day. But when, by...

Death of a dustman a Hamish Macbeth mystery —Beaton, M. C. author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2016

When Fergus Macleod, Lochdubh's abusive, drunk dustman, is put in charge of the local recycling centre, Hamish Macbeth smells trouble. Sure enough, Fergus, imbued with his new powers, becomes a bullying tyrant. When his ...

Death of a dustman —Beaton, M. C.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2012

Scottish sleuth Hamish Macbeth investigates the murder of Fergus Macleod, the tyrannical head of Lochdubh's new recycling center, while coping with the bizarre edicts of a member of the Strathbane Council and his lazy ne...

The law of Ueki. 6, Celestial power! —Fukuchi, Tsubasa.
Graphic Novel
2007
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Could it be true? The tournament takes a surprising turn when Ueki finds out that he and his archrival Robert Haydn are both Celestials. With this knowledge comes new rules, new powers and a whole different outlook on th...

The glass collector —Perera, Anna.
EBook
2012

A fifteen-year-old boy lives amongst the rubbish piles in the slums of Cairo and collects broken glass while hoping to find a future he can believe in.

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