Author(s): Phillip Hoose; Pete Seeger (Foreword by)
It's Our World, Toois the invaluable companion to the award-winningWe Were There, Too!: Young People in U.S. History.The book gives young readers the tools to bring about change. Many young people are seeking out ways to become constructively engaged in their world. This book couldn't be more timely.
"Two books in one: first, fourteen fascinating accounts of children working for human rights, the needy, the environment, or world peace . . . Second, a handbook for young activists, with practical suggestions for planning, organizing, publicizing, and raising funds for social action projects." --Kirkus Reviews