Seeds of Change

Written by Jen Cullerton Johnson and Illustrated by Sonia Lynn Sadler

This is the story of Wangari Maathai, a naturalist who loved her country Kenya. After returning to Kenya from school in the United States, Wangari travels across her country promoting women's rights and planting trees to help preserve the land. Wangari was the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize.

Age Range 6 - 11 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
40
Publisher
Lee & Low
Grade Level 2nd - 6th
ISBN
978160060367
Lexile 820
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