"Summer is a time for big projects, especially those that involve fixing or upgrading the exteriors of our dwellings or the landscapes that surround them. Summer is also a time for getting in shape. Consider also including climate change in your summer reading plans. The books gathered here offer ways to improve one’s health and well-being while reducing one’s impacts on the planet’s climate. They also show how climate change can effectively be addressed by businesses, community groups, corporations, cities, and governments. Make a list … and then make a difference."