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One plastic bag : Isatou Ceesay and the recycling women of the Gambia

Author
Paul, Miranda, author.
Title
One plastic bag : Isatou Ceesay and the recycling women of the Gambia / Miranda Paul ; illustrations by Elizabeth Zunon.
Format
Book
Published
Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2015]
Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color map ; 24 x 28 cm
Other contributors
Zunon, Elizabeth, illustrator.
Variant title
Isatou Ceesay and the recycling women of the Gambia
Notes
"Junior Library Guild Premier Selection"--cover sticker. Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
Plastic bags are cheap and easy to use. But what happens when a bag breaks or is no longer needed? In Njau, Gambia, people simply dropped the bags and went on their way. One plastic bag became two. Then ten. Then a hundred.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject headings
Ceesay, Isatou--Juvenile literature. Plastic bags--Africa, West--Juvenile literature. Plastic bag craft--Africa, West--Juvenile literature. Recycling (Waste, etc.)--Africa, West--Juvenile literature. Pollution--Africa, West--Juvenile literature. Wolof (African people)--Juvenile literature.
ISBN
9781467716086 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) 1467716081 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) 9781467777131 (EB ePub3) 9781467777148 (EB kf8) 9781467777155 (EB ePub3) 9781467762991 (EB pdf)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
363.7282 PAU
Location
Checked out Due: 08-27-2022
Library
South Bend - Educational Resource Commons
Call Number
HD4485.A358 P38 2015
Location
Educational Resource Commons - Juvenile Non-Fiction
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Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
HD4485.A358 P38 2015
Location
Checked out Due: 10-05-2022