It’s Raining Tacos! By Parry Gripp Illustrated By Peter Emmerich

Back of Book: Taco-bout irresistible! Jam out to the catchy, toe-tapping tune “Raining Tacos” from YouTube sensation Parry Gripp, featuring everyone’s favorite treat! This spec-taco-ular, goofy song, with new, never-before-sung lyrics, is perfect for sharing, so grab a few friends—young or old—and get ready to crunch your way to a good time! It’s raining tacos, from out ofContinue reading “It’s Raining Tacos! By Parry Gripp Illustrated By Peter Emmerich”

Paletero Man Lucky Diaz Illustrated By Micah Player

Back of Book: Ring! Ring! Ring! Can you hear his call? Paletas for one! Paletas for all! What’s the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? Run quick and find Paletero José! Follow along with our narrator as he passes through his busy neighborhood in search of the Paletero Man. But whenContinue reading “Paletero Man Lucky Diaz Illustrated By Micah Player”

Chowder Rules!: The True Story of an Epic Food Fight By Anna Crowley Redding Illustrated By Vita Lane

Back of Book:Maine lawmaker Cleveland Sleeper loved steamy, creamy, dreamy clam chowder. Thoughts of tomatoes in his chowder made him see red. So he proposed a bill to make it a crime to add tomatoes to clam chowder. New Yorkers were offended! A war of words raged until finally a duel of chefs settled theContinue reading “Chowder Rules!: The True Story of an Epic Food Fight By Anna Crowley Redding Illustrated By Vita Lane”

Short & Sweet (Volume 4) (Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast) By Josh Funk Illustrated By Brendan Kearney

Back of Book:Lady Pancake is aching; Sir French Toast’s looking pale. Could they be going . . . STALE? Maybe a visit to Professor Biscotti’s lab for her despoiling procedure will help. But instead of beautifying them, Biscotti accidentally transforms the two treats into toddlers! Frightened of the now gargantuan (to them) Baron von Waffle,Continue reading “Short & Sweet (Volume 4) (Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast) By Josh Funk Illustrated By Brendan Kearney”

Alien Tomato By Kristen Schroeder & Mette Engell

Back of Book:When a mysterious red orb appears one day, the vegetables aren’t sure what to make of it. They decide that it must be an alien tomato! They name her Allie and try to make her feel as welcome as possible. But Gopher isn’t convinced. He’s sure it’s just a ball.This delightfully silly taleContinue reading “Alien Tomato By Kristen Schroeder & Mette Engell”

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story By Kevin Noble Maillard

Back of Book: Fry bread is food. It is warm and delicious, piled high on a plate. Fry bread is time. It brings families together for meals and new memories. Fry bread is nation .It is shared by many, from coast to coast and beyond. Fry bread is us. It is a celebration of old and new, traditional andContinue reading “Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story By Kevin Noble Maillard”

Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao By Kat Zhang

Back of Book:  Amy loves to make bao with her family. But it takes skill to make the bao taste and look delicious. And her bao keeps coming out all wrong. Then she has an idea that may give her a second chance…Will Amy ever make the perfect bao? My Review: I received a copy of thisContinue reading “Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao By Kat Zhang”

Bilal Cooks Daal By Aisha Saeed

Back of Book: Six-year-old Bilal is excited to help his dad make his favorite food of all-time: daal! The slow-cooked lentil dish from South Asia requires lots of ingredients and a whole lot of waiting. Bilal wants to introduce his friends to daal. They’ve never tried it! As the day goes on, the daal continuesContinue reading “Bilal Cooks Daal By Aisha Saeed”

Grandpa Cacao: A Tale of Chocolate, from Farm to Family By Elizabeth Zunon

Back of Book: Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere! As a little girl and her father bake her birthday cake together, Daddy tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast in West Africa. In a land where elephants roam and the air is hot and damp, Grandpa Cacao worked inContinue reading “Grandpa Cacao: A Tale of Chocolate, from Farm to Family By Elizabeth Zunon”

Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando By Andrea Wang

Back of Book: Inspiration struck when Momofuku Ando spotted the long lines for a simple bowl of ramen following World War II. Magic Ramen tells the true story behind the creation of one of the world’s most popular foods. Every day, Momofuku Ando would retire to his lab–a little shed in his backyard. For years,Continue reading “Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando By Andrea Wang”