If quirky, unusual metaphors captivate your child, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs is a perfect introduction to the climate crisis and consumption culture. The fantasy fiction book — with unforgettable illustrations — was published in 1978. It tackles extreme weather events, and what humans can do about them, with surreal humour. Read it to your pre-school children.
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