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”

Food Fight Fiesta: A Tale About La Tomatina by Tracey Kyle

Back of Book: Every year, the town of Bu?ol in Spain holds La Tomatina, a grand fiesta featuring the world?s BIGGEST food fight! Join in the fun! My Review: I received this book from author Tracey Kyle in exchange for an honest review. This picture book is an adorable look at a cultural event thatContinue reading “Food Fight Fiesta: A Tale About La Tomatina by Tracey Kyle”

Rubio and Julienne: A Sweet and Cheesy Tale by Dan Paley

Back of Book: Rubio Fromage sat in his father’s cheese shop and longed to taste the beautiful fruits in the window of the fruit shop across the street. Julienne Chéri sat in her mother’s fruit shop and longed to taste the delectable wheels and savory wedges in the window of the cheese shop across theContinue reading “Rubio and Julienne: A Sweet and Cheesy Tale by Dan Paley”

Fairy Floss: The Sweet Story of Cotton Candy by Ann Ingalls

Back of Book: Step right up and read about the debut of cotton candy at the St. Louis World’s Fair in 1904! The 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis, Missouri, was an exhibition like none other. It had huge buildings for displaying all sorts of inventions and machines, exhibits from all around the world, andContinue reading “Fairy Floss: The Sweet Story of Cotton Candy by Ann Ingalls”

Lorenzo, the Pizza-Loving Lobster by Claire Lordon

Back of Book: When Lorenzo the lobster discovers pizza for the first time while wandering the beach, it becomes his favorite food ever! He races back home to tell his friend Kalena about it, and together they try to make a pizza. There’s only one problem… Lorenzo can’t remember what it was made of! WillContinue reading “Lorenzo, the Pizza-Loving Lobster by Claire Lordon”

Cookiesaurus Rex By Amy Fellner Dominy

Back of Book: As soon as Cookiesaurus Rex comes out of the oven, he declares that he is King of All Cookies. He should be frosted before all of the standard-shaped cookies, in a nice bright green. But the other cookies are getting sprinkles, or shiny stars, or even gumdrops . . . WAIT ONEContinue reading “Cookiesaurus Rex By Amy Fellner Dominy”