Librarian Picks Books that Focus on Water


Recommended reading on nature-related topics from librarians at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library.

The Nature Adventure Book
By: Katie Taylor and Lianne Harrison

You don't need to live near a forest or have a huge garden to have a go at these projects - the activities and crafts in this book can be done on-the-go, in your neighborhood, or at your local park.

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Hey, Water!
By: Antoinette Portis

Splashy illustrations and simple text explore water in its many shapes and forms.

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Hummingbird Salamander
By: Jeff Vandermeer

A brilliant speculative thriller of dark conspiracy, endangered species, and the possible end of all things

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The Joy of Water
By: Lonely Planet

Featuring personal stories about the exhilarating, restorative, formative power of water. Whether you're a thrill seeker or looking relax and recharge, these destinations and activities inspire readers to get back in the water.

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By: Diyan Leake

In this book, children learn all about ponds, including what ponds are like, what lives in ponds, how some ponds are made, and how to stay safe near ponds.

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