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Force of nature : a novel of Rachel Carson / by Ann E. Burg ; art by Sophie Blackall.

Burg, Ann E., (author.). Blackall, Sophie, (illustrator.).

Through the eyes of her family and friends we see the young Rachel as she explores nature and overcomes obstacles to write about harmful chemical practices and launch the global environmental movement. Written in blank verse.

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  • ISBN: 9781338883381
  • ISBN: 1338883380
  • Physical Description: 278 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2024.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Scholastic Inc.
Grades 4-6. Scholastic Inc.
Subject: Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 > Childhood and youth > Juvenile fiction.
Women conservationists > Juvenile fiction.
Women scientists > Juvenile fiction.
Novels in verse.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Novels in verse.
Free verse.

Available copies

  • 9 of 11 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Somerset County Federated Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Meyersdale Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 11 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Meyersdale Public Library J FIC BURG (Text) 30512005419914 MEYM Juvenile Available -

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