Weird Weather! Why does climate change?

Reading material

English sample

Original title: Ihme ilmat!

Published: 2019 October

Publisher: Into Kustannus

Class/genre: Non-Fiction

Pages: 48

Climate changes, why don’t we? Weird weather! answers children’s tough questions about climate change, and tells how we can all fight against it.

Two clever buddies, Lotta and Kasper get tired of their parents’ evasive answers about weird weather. They decide to research what climate change is really is
about!

Weird weather! is accurate but hopeful children’s nonfiction that explains how humans are responsible for climate change
and what we can do to ensure a brighter future. It also gives tips on how everyone can make better choices and practice climate skills every day. But climate change won’t be beaten with tiny tricks, and this book also encourages talking to children about how to make changes in society, and how working together can change everything.


Rights sold:

FINLAND: Into Kustannus (orig.)
ESTONIA: Eesti Raamat
SWEDEN: Rabén & Sjögren

Laura Ertimo


Laura Ertimo is a geographer and author. She has previously worked in publishing of geography-related non-fiction and maps, and now she writes full time, specializing in children’s non-fiction. A recurring theme in her work is the holistic worldview, the interaction between phenomena, people and nature.

Author photo: Emmi Korhonen

Bibliography


Laura Ertimo

What Is the Night?

2016, Non-Fiction


Laura Ertimo

What Is Water?

2017, Non-Fiction


Laura Ertimo

The Enchanted Planet Earth

2020 January, Non-Fiction

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