DEAR EARTH…From Your Friends in Room 5

Coming Dec. 1, 2020 from Harper Collins ~

What begins as a monthly exchange of ideas between Earth and Room 5 grows into a lasting friendship, a school club with a surprising president, and –hopefully– lifelong Earth-smart habits. 

Written by Erin Dealey

Illustrated by Luisa Uribe –recipient of the 2018 Society of Illustrators’ Dilys Evans Founder’s Award.

Read Senior Designer Erica De Chavez’ insights into the creation of DEAR EARTH’s cover here. 

When the kids in Room 5 write to Earth asking what they can do to help save our planet, they are delighted to get a letter back. This beautiful picture book is a celebration of every child’s ability to connect with the environment and make a positive impact .

A monthly exchange of ideas between the kids and Earth becomes a lasting friendship in this affectionate story about how to be an Earth Hero, lyrically written by Erin Dealey and gorgeously illustrated by Dilys Evans Founder Award-winning illustrator Luisa Uribe.

Young readers will learn about environmental conservation, along with simple things they can do to help care for the planet-like recycling and reducing energy consumption. There is even a reversible jacket cover that features a poster printed on the inside with twelve months of Earth Hero activities. These fun and interactive activities will encourage children to help protect our planet year-round.


ISBN-10: 0062915320

ISBN-13: 978-0062915320