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by Michelle Lord (author), Julia Blattman (illustrated)


Join four children in a little boat as they discover the magnitude of The Mess That We Made. With rhythmic language and captivating art, this cumulative tale portrays the terrible impact of trash on the ocean and marine life, inspiring us to make changes to save our seas.

Includes a back section with facts about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, ocean pollution, and Calls to Action for kids and grown‑ups to share.

The Mess That We Made

SKU: 9781947277144
$18.95 Regular Price
$16.99Sale Price
  • Michelle Lord has written several books for children, including A Song For Cambodia, Nature Recycles, and Animal School: What Class Are You?, which received a starred review from Kirkus.


    Julia Blattman has worked as a visual development artist for animated feature films and Disney mobile games. This is her first picture book.

  • ISBN: 9781947277144
    Publisher: Flashlight Press    
    Binding: Hardcover
    Pub Date: January 01, 2020

    Target Age Group: 05 to 08

    Pages: 32


    -Ecological disasters    -Picture books
    -Plastic marine debris    -Marine pollution

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