"""The environmentalist version of Martha Stewart Living
.""" (Globe & Mail
"""The Green Guide
is pretty serious about sustainability. ...David Suzuki
writes in his latest book...that one of the easiest, yet most important, things you can do to reduce your ecological impact is to spend more time outside in natural settings. Not only will connecting with nature inspire you to become a better steward of the planet but 'the deeper your connection to nature and the more time spent outdoors, the more happy you are likely to be.'""" (Calgary Herald
's guide teaches readers how to become stewards of the planet, recommending green choices in all aspects of our lives...this book is an informative tool for improving your environmental karma.""" (Granville Magazine
"""Canada's resident green expert gives readers the scoop on how they can reduce their ecological footprint and help build a sustainable future.""" (Green Living Magazine
"""Concise but thorough advice, in clear and readable text, for those who want to live greener but are overwhelmed by confusing media reports...ideal for the person who thinks going green is impossible or who is at a loss on how to begin.""" (Library Journal
"""Focusing on well-being and the big picture, Suzuki
turns around the conventional wisdom that living green means sacrificing comfort and convenience; providing information that the green life is frequently healthier and happier...Suzuki
's approach is easy and joyful, ideal for the person who thinks going green is impossible or who is at a loss on how to begin.""" (Publishers Weekly
About the Author
David R. Boyd is a leading environmental lawyer who has advised the governments of Sweden and Canada. His books include Sustainability Within a Generation: A New Vision for Canada as well as Unnatural Law: Rethinking Canadian Environmental Law and Policy and Northern Wild: Best Contemporary Canadian Nature Writing, both Canadian Geographic Books of the Year. Boyd lives, lightly, on Pender Island in British Columbia.
David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author, and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. He is Companion to the Order of Canada and a recipient of UNESCO's Kalinga Prize for science, the United Nations Environment Program medal, the 2009 Right Livelihood Award, and Global 500. He is familiar to television audiences as host of the long-running CBC television program The Nature of Things. His written work includes more than fifty-two books, nineteen of them for children. Suzuki lives with his wife, Tara Cullis, in Vancouver.