Ellie's Recommended Reads for Kids

All the Way to the Ocean, by Joel Harper

Here’s a colorful multimedia story about two friends as they explore the cause-and-effect relationship between city storm drains and the ocean. For elementary grades.



Sullie Saves the Seas, by Goffinet McLaren

Here’s a funny book about a serious issue. This beach clean-up is initiated by the coastal animals most impacted by marine debris. Story and coloring book for younger readers.



Strand: An Odyssey of Pacific Ocean Debris, by Bonnie Henderson

This book could have been written by my new friends Steve and Karen. Actually, it was written by travel writer and naturalist Bonnie Henderson as she traces the stories of debris washed up on her mile-long strand where she’s walked regularly for more than a decade.