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March 22, 2021

Hamilton East Public Library- 2021 Sustainability Book List

Enjoy these titles for all ages and learn more about sustainability and the small changes we can all make.  Search for one of these titles by visiting our HEPL website here or download the HEPL app and reserve your copy today. Digital versions are also available in our Overdrive e-book collection.


These titles help kids learn about their place in the World and the impact of their daily choices, as well as inspire ways to make a change in their community.

Amazon Adventure by Sy Montgomery

The Bears Garden by Marcie Colleen


Fly Guy Presents: garbage and recycling by Tedd Arnold

A Stone Sat Still by Brendan Wenzel

We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom


A collection of thought provoking fiction and poetry titles that challenge teens to think about the future they want to see.

Ashfall by Mike Mullin

Cast Away: poems for our time by Naomi Shihab Nye

Material Girls by Elaine Dimopoulos

Mutant Mushroom Takeover by Summer Rachel Short


What impact has humanity had on our climate and what does the future bring? Hear from leading experts on global initiatives and small changes we can all do at home.

The Future Earth: a radical vision for what’s possible in the age of warming by Eric Holthaus

Half-Earth by Edward O. Wilson

Under a White Sky: the nature of the future by Elizabeth Kolbert

The Urban Homestead by Kelly Coyne

This Changes Everything: capitalism vs. the climate by Naomi Klein