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The Earth Gives More by Sue Fliess and Christiane Engel

Hello, Sue Fliess! Thank you for returning to Watch. Connect. Read. to share The Earth Gives More’s cover. What are three things you want EVERYONE to know about The Earth Gives More? 

1. This book is a love letter to Mother Earth and how unwavering she is, despite what we are doing to her. Not to get too dramatic, but I just read that we essentially have 11 years to correct our ways in order to prevent global warming from passing the 1.5 Celsius mark—which is sort of the point of no return. I mean, where else are we going to live? We can’t all fit in (or afford!) Elon Musk’s Mars rocket, now can we?

2. Right now, things feel crazy and unraveled to me. So, writing this book was a way of grounding me; of reminding me that there is still good in the world and so much to enjoy right at our fingertips, or just a step away. There is still clean air, nature, and sunshine around me. Writing and revising it gave me a sense of calm.

3. This book is a reminder that we need the earth as much as th…

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