Translation of: Planting the trees of Kenya : the story of Wangari Maathai.
"This is the story of Wangari Maathai, winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and founder of the Green Belt Movement, Wangari came home from college to find the streams dry, the people malnourished, and the trees gone. How could she alone bring back the trees and restore the gardens and the people?"--Dust jacket of English language ed.
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning LG 5.9 0.5.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2009