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Here is a list of books that many have found helpful or interesting in their quest for information about green living. Here is a list of books that many have found helpful or interesting in their quest for information about green living.
 +* [http://www.greenlivingguy.com/greenliving/green-lighting.html Green Lighting: Filled with step-by-step instructions, Green Lighting shows you how to save money and energy with light-emitting diodes (LEDs), compact fluorescent lighting (CFL), solar lights, windows, skylights, fixtures, controls, and other bright ideas.], Brian Clark Howard, Bill Brinky, Seth Leitman, TAB Green Guru Guides, 2010
* [http://www.gregcraven.org/ What's the Worst That Could Happen?: A Rational Response to the Climate Change Debate] - by Greg Craven, who did the [http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=wonderingmind42&view=videos Youtube videos] and now has an inexpensive book that gives a few simple tools to make sense of the conflicting arguments. * [http://www.gregcraven.org/ What's the Worst That Could Happen?: A Rational Response to the Climate Change Debate] - by Greg Craven, who did the [http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=wonderingmind42&view=videos Youtube videos] and now has an inexpensive book that gives a few simple tools to make sense of the conflicting arguments.
* '''Small is Beautiful''' - an excellent book on appropriate technology, by ''E.F. Schumacher''. * '''Small is Beautiful''' - an excellent book on appropriate technology, by ''E.F. Schumacher''.
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* '''Greeniology, How to live well, be green and make a difference''' Tanya Ha, author and presenter of SBS TV's Eco-House Challenge,2007. An accessible, friendly and encouraging guide to green living with hints for every budget. * '''Greeniology, How to live well, be green and make a difference''' Tanya Ha, author and presenter of SBS TV's Eco-House Challenge,2007. An accessible, friendly and encouraging guide to green living with hints for every budget.
* '''Horrible Geography Handbooks, Planet in Peril! With Earth-Saving Tips''' Anita Ganeri Illustrated by Mike Phillips, 2008. IF YOU WANT TO GET CHILDREN/YOUNG TEENS A GREEN BOOK BUY THIS ONE. CHILDREN '''READ''' THE "HORRIBLE" BOOKS: and better one book that is read than ten that sit on the shelf. With their cheeky and subversive sense of humour, these books are read and reread: children remember their contents. I know this both from my experience as a parent and from the school library. Writer/publishers take note: children are suspicious of reading about a subject they may be set a school project on but they read the "Horrible" books by choice. * '''Horrible Geography Handbooks, Planet in Peril! With Earth-Saving Tips''' Anita Ganeri Illustrated by Mike Phillips, 2008. IF YOU WANT TO GET CHILDREN/YOUNG TEENS A GREEN BOOK BUY THIS ONE. CHILDREN '''READ''' THE "HORRIBLE" BOOKS: and better one book that is read than ten that sit on the shelf. With their cheeky and subversive sense of humour, these books are read and reread: children remember their contents. I know this both from my experience as a parent and from the school library. Writer/publishers take note: children are suspicious of reading about a subject they may be set a school project on but they read the "Horrible" books by choice.
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