A short book that packs a punch, Sasha Maclean
Bad Oil and the Animals
L P Hansen
21 October 2020
Bad Oil and the Animals is an astounding novel/novella with themes of global warming, the environment and self-discovery. Centered around sixteen-year-old Heidi and her new-found friends, it explores the horrific effects of palm oil.
Palm oil is something that sure has a bad reputation now, with everyone now alert and aware of global warming. Harvested mostly from the African Oil Palm, palm oil is in everything, food, cosmetics and even chocolate!
Although we might not see the effects of palm oil firsthand in New Zealand, we can still educate ourselves on the topic. Read more