06/20/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Eco Parenting: 7 Great Reads

Get A Jump-Start On Summer Reading With These New Books for Green Parents, Shopaholics, Kids - Even Eco Babies!

This book comes from Christopher Gavigan, the executive director of Healthy Child Healthy World, the nonprofit organization devoted to protecting children from environmental toxins. The book includes essays from various celebrities, and offers tips, solutions, and resources for keeping kids healthy and safe. Dutton, $25.95

In their green garb, eco babies run on solar energy and compost too! Michelle Sinclair Colman's adorable baby book shows environmentally conscious tots in all forms of green action, and is part of her series, Urban Babies Wear Black