John Muir: My Life with Nature
Author: Joseph Bharat Cornell
Written mostly in the words of John Muir, this book brims with his spirit and adventurousness. The text was selected and retold by naturalist Joseph Cornell, author of Sharing Nature with Children, who is well known for his inspiring nature games. The result is a book with an aliveness, a presence of goodness, adventure, enthusiasm, and sensitive love of each animal and plant that will give young adults an experience of a true champion of nature. It is a book that expands your sense of hope, adventure, and awareness. Adults will be just as fond of this book as young readers. Cornell includes numerous exploratory activities that help the reader to understand and appreciate the many wonderful qualities of Muir.