Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees
Wangari Maathai created the Green Belt Movement and planted native trees all around Kenya to save its forests from the destruction of progress and greedy politicians. She challenged societal constraints by becoming a political activist when women didn’t have a voice.
Ages: 6 to 9
Illustrated by: Aurélia Fronty
Published by: Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc.