- Paperback: 192 pages
- Publisher: Greystone Books / David Suzuki Foundation (Sept. 15 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1553652932
- ISBN-13: 978-1553652939
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.3 x 20.3 cm
- Shipping Weight: 227 g
- Average Customer Review: 4 customer reviews
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #107,110 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
David Suzuki's Green Guide Paperback – Sep 15 2008
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The environmentalist version of Martha Stewart Living. —Globe & Mail(2008-09-06)
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(2008-09-08)
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(2008-09-08)
Suzuki'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(2008-09-19)
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(2008-11-26)
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(2008-12-18)
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.
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