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Kids Fight Plastic

By Martin Dorey
Illustrated by Tim Wesson

Discover how to fight plastic and become #2minutesuperhero.

Have you got 2 minutes? That's all the time it takes to become a #2minutesuperhero. Plastic is everywhere. It is in the rivers and it is in the sea. We need superheroes to fight plastic and help save our oceans. Read this essential book and find out how you can become a #2minutesuperhero by completing 50 missions to fight plastic at home, school and on your days out. Informative, practical and positive, this guide for children is written by Martin Dorey, anti-plastic campaigner and author of the bestselling No. More. Plastic. Martin is the founder of the Beach Clean Network and the #2minutebeachclean movement and believes that small actions add up to make a big difference.

  • Plastic and the environment are top current affairs issues for the 7–10 age group.
  • Martin Dorey is a leading voice in the anti-plastic movement. He founded the #2minutebeachclean (26.5k followers on Instagram, beach cleaning stations now all around the country) and his adult book No.More.Plastic (Ebury) has sold over 25,000 copies TCM since May 18.
  • Empowering and fun #2minute approach gives children an easy way to make a noticeable difference at home, school and in their communities.

About the author

Martin Dorey is a writer, surfer and anti-plastic campaigner. He founded the global beach cleaning movement, the #2minutebeachclean, in 2013 after years of beach cleaning and campaigning. Today, in 2019, the movement’s Instagram page attracts 250k views a week and they have set up 400 beach cleaning stations around the UK and Ireland. In 2017 the #2minutebeachclean was named by Blue Planet as the top thing you can do for ocean conservation and has been featured by Springwatch, Sky News, The Times and National Geographic.

About the illustrator

Tim Wesson draws in for both children and adults. He illustrates for France Magazine every month and has also illustrated for other clients including Habitat, SWATCH, Paperchase, BBC, Peagreen and many others. He lives in Suffolk.

ISBN: 9781406390650
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: November 1, 2019
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 128pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

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