Pikas are fascinating animals that can only survive where it never gets very warm, and our planet is warming up very fast. They provide an example to young people about the dangers to the natural world from Climate Change. Young readers can see what is happening to this appealing animal as its world warms. The pika’s story brings home problems created on our warming planet to many living things.
The book also points out simple changes people can make in their lives that can help make a difference in the world. Take a look at the trailer created by Marlo Garnsworthy to get a peek at what the book has to offer. And if you’re an educator, check out the activities we suggest for your students. For even more sources such as reviews, click here.