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bullet cover The Consumer's Guide to Effective Environmental Choices
Practical Advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists

by Michael Brower and Warren Leon

I wish I could afford to buy everyone I know a copy of this book. This concise, frank and empirically grounded reference on acting responsibly when it matters (and not worrying when it doesn't) has been on the market for nearly a decade, and I have yet to find a better treatment. -- SELENA KYLE

Buy from Amazon paperback (ISBN: 060980281X)



star cover Stop Global Warming
The Solution is You!

by Laurie David

Laurie David's book explains how global warming is already affecting everyone's way of life, and how to become part of the solution. There's a hilarious foreword by comedian Larry David, and an afterword by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. -- LIANA SCHWARZ

Buy from Amazon paperback (ISBN: 155591621X)



bullet cover Fermenting Revolution
How to Drink Beer and Save the World

by Christopher M. O'Brien

A self-proclaimed beer activist, O'Brien details the long history of craft beer brewing, and how "Beer-o-regionalism" has moved brewing from wasteful petroleum-based corporate models to sustainable practices. The book closes with a 24-point beer action plan with tips like drinking locally and brewing at home. You'll also find a handy list of breweries that make delicious certified organic beer. -- MARTHA SURRIDGE

Buy from Amazon paperback (ISBN: 0865715564)



bullet cover Worldchanging
A User's Guide for the 21st Century

by Alex Steffen

An outgrowth of the web site of the same name, Worldchanging provides concrete, practical advice on how to live more sustainably. Divided into seven sections -- Stuff, Shelter, Cities, Community, Business, Politics and Planet -- it makes for a fun and fascinating read. -- SEE THE ONEARTH REVIEW

Buy from Amazon hardcover (ISBN: 0810930951)



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