The Adventures of an Aluminum Can: A Story about Recycling

Author(s): Alison Inches; Pete Whitehead (Illustrator); Mark L. Chambers (Illustrator)

Kids Non-fiction

Peek into this diary of an aluminum can as it goes on a journey from inside a bauxite rock, to the manufacturing line, to the store shelf, to a display on a bookshelf, to a garbage can, and finally to a recycling plant where it emerges into its new life...as a baseball bat

This 8x8 paperback storybook is told from the point of view of an enthusiastic aluminum can. The diary entries are fun and humorous, yet point out the ecological significance behind each product and the resources used to make it.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781416972211
  • : Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
  • : Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
  • : May 2009
  • : 193mm X 198mm X 5mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mark Chambers
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 24
  • : Personal awareness: family, relationship & social issues; Adventure stories
  • : illustrations
  • : Alison Inches; Pete Whitehead (Illustrator); Mark L. Chambers (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback