Discover the Best 24 Earth Day Books for Children | Earth Day 2024

A children’s environmental education advocate shares her book recommendations to inspire kids on Earth Day and every day.

Are you searching for the ideal book to celebrate Earth Day with your children and teach them about preserving the environment? Look no further! Author and Children’s environmental education advocate and author, Andrea Koehle Jones, has curated a list of her top 24 fun and inspiring fiction, nonfiction and STEM books worth exploring with your kids on Earth Day and every day.

There are many more but these are the environmental education books that she is recommending right now.

Let’s celebrate Earth Day by reading children everywhere an inspiring Earth Day children’s book. It’s one of the best ways to help kids understand how they can protect the planet. From learning how to plant a tree, to protecting animals, oceans, forests and more.

“Earth Day is a brilliant day to introduce children to the wonders of nature and show them that they are never too little to help protect the planet,”said Andrea Koehle Jones, Founder and Children’s Climate Education Advocate, The ChariTree Foundation.

These books are sure to ignite environmental enthusiasm in children and adults alike!

Listed in alphabetical order:

Happy reading!

(Of course it goes without saying, whenever possible choose tree-free e-books or books printed on 100% recycled paper.)