Diary of a young naturalist / Dara McAnulty.

By: McAnulty, Dara [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Minneapolis : Milkweed Editions, 2021Copyright date: ©2020Edition: First US editionDescription: 222 pages : illustrations ; 24 cmISBN: 1571311807; 9781571311801Subject(s): McAnulty, Dara -- Diaries | Naturalists -- Northern Ireland -- Biography | Conservationists -- Northern Ireland -- Biography | Autistic youth -- Northern Ireland -- Biography | Autistic youth -- Family relationships | Natural history -- Northern Ireland | Seasons | SeasonsLOC classification: QH31.M395 | A3 2021
Contents:
Prologue -- Spring -- Summer -- Autumn -- Winter.
Summary: Readers can step inside the mind of a teen climate activist in this engaging book from Milkweed Editions. (Miller Library Staff)Summary: "From sixteen-year-old Dara McAnulty, a globally renowned figure in the youth climate activist movement, comes a memoir about loving the natural world and fighting to save it"--Summary: McAnulty chronicles the turning of a year in his Northern Ireland home patch. Beginning in spring, these diary entries about his connection to wildlife and the way he sees the world are vivid, evocative, and moving. He also captures his perspective as a teenager juggling exams, friendships, and a life of campaigning to save the natural world. We see his close-knit family, the disruptions of moving and changing schools, and the complexities of living with autism. -- adapted from jacketOther editions: Originally published as:: McAnulty, Dara. Diary of a young naturalist.
List(s) this item appears in: New to the Library: May 2022
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Lending Books Elisabeth C. Miller Library
Youth Collection
QH31.M395 M32 2021 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Checked out 08/30/2022 39352800186181
Total holds: 0

"First published by Little Toller Books, United Kingdom, 2020"--Title page verso.

Prologue -- Spring -- Summer -- Autumn -- Winter.

Readers can step inside the mind of a teen climate activist in this engaging book from Milkweed Editions. (Miller Library Staff)

"From sixteen-year-old Dara McAnulty, a globally renowned figure in the youth climate activist movement, comes a memoir about loving the natural world and fighting to save it"--

McAnulty chronicles the turning of a year in his Northern Ireland home patch. Beginning in spring, these diary entries about his connection to wildlife and the way he sees the world are vivid, evocative, and moving. He also captures his perspective as a teenager juggling exams, friendships, and a life of campaigning to save the natural world. We see his close-knit family, the disruptions of moving and changing schools, and the complexities of living with autism. -- adapted from jacket

Recommended for secondary school (age 13-18).

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