Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson
Viv has moved with her family to a new community in South Carolina. At her new school she tries to find an idea for a class project. In this coastal community, she becomes interested in the problems faced by baby loggerhead turtles. Can her class rally the community and help the turtles? This is a page-turner and a true story.