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Sagaponack Books

Sagaponack Books Logo“If we want children to flourish, to become truly empowered, then let us allow them to love the earth before we ask them to save it.” 
- David Sobel

Image of two girls observing natureSagaponack Books is our independent publishing company committed to helping children connect with nature. We publish both fiction and nonfiction books for children.

Each book is a reliable source of educational material that accurately depicts nature and its corresponding environment.

Sagaponack Books was founded in 1997 as an independent publishing company committed to environmental education and excellence in publishing. Our books encourage children to know and understand the natural world.

Our informational fiction series, The Adventures of Pelican Pete, promotes science through literature. Each book is a reliable source of educational material that accurately depicts nature and its corresponding environment.

Our nonfiction series, Pelican Pete’s Backyard Adventures is designed to help readers, big and small, connect with nature. They are filled with interesting facts, observations to make in your backyard or neighborhood, activities, and games. Each book offers endless possibilities for anyone wondering what to do when told to “Get Outdoors!”

Our books have received many national awards and honors.

Sagaponack Books and Design joined the Green Press Initiative in 2004. We print our books using recycled paper whenever available, and we use environmental practices in our office and our home.