2019 Finalist: Middle Grades Science Book

Rewilding: Giving Nature a Second Chance, by Jane Drake and Ann Love. Annick Press, 2017.

Do you care about what happens to the environment? Are you worried that whole species of plants and animals are disappearing at an alarming rate? If so, then find out what people are doing about it. Rewilding is an exciting worldwide movement dedicated to restoring habitats to their natural state. By reintroducing native plants and creating safe spaces, scientists have been able to save animals on the brink of extinction. Discover how pandas, peregrine falcons, jaguars, wolves, and others are now thriving thanks to the efforts of the rewilding movement. And find out what you can do to help the natural world survive.