The Amazon Rainforest and animals are being destroyed!
But we have the power to save them . . .
Simply by the food we choose to eat.
Rainforest Rescue's Inspiration
I remember teaching children as early as 2007 about how the fast food industry was responsible for cutting down the Amazon Rainforest to make more fried chicken and burgers. After I started writing children's books in 2015, this issue was a top priority! To be honest, this book was very challenging to finish because the first illustrator couldn't continue due to personal issues, so I had to find a suitable replacement illustrator! As fate would have it, a second one did show up.
Meet the Illustrators!
I will never forget the experience of having two illustrators for the same book! And in the end, I wouldn't want it any other way. Zena Sun completed the first half of the book about the amazing beauty and benefit of trees, and Yuli Chen Sasaki finished the last half sensitively detailing the negative aspect of this issue while also beautifully promoting the solution. This storybook truly is an act of