The exciting life story of John Muir—who sailed to America as a boy and ended up changing the world; told for the first time in a graphic novel.
John Muir led an adventurous life, starting with his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland to his legendary exploits in America, where he became an inventor, a global explorer, and the first modern environmentalist; and even became friends with a president! His heart was always in the outdoors and he aimed to experience all he could. Most importantly, though, John Muir told the world about the wonders of nature. His words made a difference and inspired people in many countries to start protecting planet Earth—and they still do.
Winner! 2019 National Outdoor Book Awards, Children's Category
A Junior Library Guild Selection
2019 Eureka Honor Book from the California Reading Association!