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Fred Pearce - Author

The Times described Fred Pearce recently as one of Britain's finest science writers. An author and journalist based in London, he has reported on environment, popular science and development issues from over 60 countries over the past 20 years, specialising in global environment issues. He is the environment and development consultant for the New Scientist and writes regularly for the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the Independent, the Times Higher Education Supplement and Country Life. In the US he has written for the Boston Globe, Audubon Magazine, Foreign Policy, Seed, Popular Science and Time. He has written reports and extended journalism for WWF, the UN Environment Programme, the Red Cross, UNESCO, the World Bank and the UK Environment Agency. His books have been translated into at least ten languages, including French, German, Portuguese, Japanese and Spanish.

He is a regular broadcaster on radio and TV, and has given public lectures on all six continents in the past two years.

'[Fred is] one of my heroes' - Rt. Hon John Gummer MP, former UK environment secretary.

Fred's books include: Deep Jungle, When the Rivers Run Dry, The Last Generation, Confessions of an Eco Sinner and Ian and Fred's Big Green Book for children).

Featured Books, with extracts, by Fred Pearce

The Big Green Book
Fred Pearce - illustrated by Ian Winton, Piers Harper
Pull the tabs, lift the flaps and open up the amazing pops and discover the answers to lots of questions about being green and find out what you can do to help our planet stay green.
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/09/2010
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