About The Book

You can keep that trash and reuse it in all kinds of wonderful ways!
Do you see that old jar?
Don’t throw that away!
You can turn it into...a new vase!


Follow an eco-conscious super hero as he teaches kids how to recycle and reuse common household items! The six large flaps throughout show that oridinary trash is really a treasure. From turning old clothes into fun costumes or an old box into a brand new car, kids will learn that saving the environment is super cool!

About The Author

Lara Bergen is the author of more than one hundred children's books. She lives in New York City with her husband and two kids--Sydney and Parker.

About The Illustrator

Betsy Snyder has worked as an illustrator, designer, and trend consultant for both a children’s book publisher and a world-renowned social expressions company. Betsy and her husband reside near Cleveland, Ohio, with their two furry friends, little bunny Lu-Lu and old dog Hank. Don’t Throw That Away! is Betsy’s first book for Little Simon.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Little Simon (December 1, 2009)
  • Length: 14 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781416975175
  • Grades: P - 1
  • Ages: 4 - 6

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