Katherine and the Garbage Dump

Katherine and the Garbage Dump


Written by Martha Morris and Illustrated by Yvonne Cathcart


When the first juice can was thrown into her backyard, Katherine had no idea what trouble that bit of litter would cause. A wonderfully fun, full-colour picture book, Katherine and the Garbage Dump recounts a story with a strong environmental component.

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About the Illustrator

Popular children’s illustrator Yvonne Cathcart has illustrated ten picture books including Katharine and the Garbage DumpIt’s A Jungle In Here and Being Big.

About the Author

Martha Morris is a mum and teacher. She happily shares taking out the compost and blue box with her family at their home next to Quetico Provincial Park in Northern Ontario.

Product Information

  • Release: October 13, 1992

  • $14.95 Hardcover

  • 24 Pages

  • 8.5 x 8.5

  • Children’s Picture Book

  • Ages 4-8 / Grades K-3

  • ISBN: 9780929005393


  • Character Education
    > Empathy

  • Environmentalism


  • 1992 Federation of Women Teachers' Association Writers Award Winner