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What's So Yummy?
What's So Yummy?
Written by Robie Harris, Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636326
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What's So Yummy?
All About Eating Well and Feeling Good
Written by Robie Harris
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.99

Gus, Nellie, and baby Jake can’t wait to go on a picnic! In the morning the family heads to their community garden, then to the farmer’s market and the grocery store to gather vegetables, fruit, meat, and other fresh and delicious foods. Readers follow them through the day as they go... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Cookbook
National Geographic Kids Cookbook
Written by Barton Seaver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317170
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National Geographic Kids Cookbook
A Year-Round Fun Food Adventure
Written by Barton Seaver


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

Join Barton Seaver—master chef and National Geographic Explorer—on a year-round culinary adventure as he explores what it takes to create the ultimate dish. Barton provides mouthwatering recipes, the ins and outs of healthy eating, awesome crafts and activities, and food-focused challenges, proving once and for all that cooking can be a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Cookbook
A Year-Round Fun Food Adventure
Written by Barton Seaver


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

Join Barton Seaver—master chef and National Geographic Explorer—on a year-round culinary adventure as he explores what it takes to create the ultimate dish. Barton provides mouthwatering recipes, the ins and outs of healthy eating, awesome crafts and activities, and food-focused challenges, proving once and for all that cooking can be a... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
National Geographic Kids Cookbook
National Geographic Kids Cookbook
Written by Barton Seaver
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317187
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National Geographic Kids Cookbook
A Year-Round Fun Food Adventure
Written by Barton Seaver


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $28.90

Join Barton Seaver—master chef and National Geographic Explorer—on a year-round culinary adventure as he explores what it takes to create the ultimate dish. Barton provides mouthwatering recipes, the ins and outs of healthy eating, awesome crafts and activities, and food-focused challenges, proving once and for all that cooking can be a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Eat Your Science Homework
Eat Your Science Homework
Written by Ann McCallum, Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570912993
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Eat Your Science Homework
Recipes for Inquiring Minds
Written by Ann McCallum
Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $7.95

Hungry readers discover delicious and distinct recipes in this witty companion to Eat Your Math Homework. A main text explains upper-elementary science concepts, including subatomic particles, acids and bases, black holes, and more. Alongside simple recipes, side-bars encourage readers to also experiment and explore outside of the kitchen. A review, glossary... Read more >
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Eat Your Science Homework
Eat Your Science Homework
Written by Ann McCallum, Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570912986
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Eat Your Science Homework
Recipes for Inquiring Minds
Written by Ann McCallum
Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

Hungry readers discover delicious and distinct recipes in this witty companion to Eat Your Math Homework. A main text explains upper-elementary science concepts, including subatomic particles, acids and bases, black holes, and more. Alongside simple recipes, side-bars encourage readers to also experiment and explore outside of the kitchen. A review, glossary... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Green Smoothie Magic
Green Smoothie Magic
Written by Victoria Boutenko, Illustrated by Katya Korobkina
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583946015
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Green Smoothie Magic

Written by Victoria Boutenko
Illustrated by Katya Korobkina


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

Victoria Boutenko responds to the crisis of childhood obesity with a story that makes children excited about nutrition, healthy foods, vegetables and fruits, green smoothies, and the science of plants.
 
This kids' book follows young Nic as he discovers the importance of healthy eating with a plant-rich diet and learns... Read more >
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Green Smoothie Magic

Written by Victoria Boutenko
Illustrated by Katya Korobkina


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

Victoria Boutenko responds to the crisis of childhood obesity with a story that makes children excited about nutrition, healthy foods, vegetables and fruits, green smoothies, and the science of plants.
 
This kids' book follows young Nic as he discovers the importance of healthy eating with a plant-rich diet and learns... Read more >
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Noodlemania!
Noodlemania!
Written by Melissa Barlow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594746178
Our Price: $15.95
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Noodlemania!
50 Playful Pasta Recipes
Written by Melissa Barlow


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.95

You’ll go noodle crazy with the playful and colorful pasta recipes in Noodlemania! It’s filled with hot and cold main dishes, salads, and even desserts! Try Super Stuffed Monster Mouths made with jumbo pasta shells, Rapunzel Pastamade with extra-long spaghetti, Spider Cookies made with crunchy ramen noodles, or Gloppy Green Frog Eye Salad made with acini di... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Noodlemania!
50 Playful Pasta Recipes
Written by Melissa Barlow


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.95

You’ll go noodle crazy with the playful and colorful pasta recipes in Noodlemania! It’s filled with hot and cold main dishes, salads, and even desserts! Try Super Stuffed Monster Mouths made with jumbo pasta shells, Rapunzel Pastamade with extra-long spaghetti, Spider Cookies made with crunchy ramen noodles, or Gloppy Green Frog Eye Salad made with acini di... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
I'm a Vegetarian
I'm a Vegetarian
Written by Ellen Schwartz, Illustrated by Farida Zaman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490604
Our Price: $8.99
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I'm a Vegetarian
Amazing facts and ideas for healthy vegetarians
Written by Ellen Schwartz
Illustrated by Farida Zaman


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $8.99

Whether it’s for health, humane, or taste reasons, many young people are vegetarians. This is the perfect book to help them be healthy ones. It provides a history of vegetarianism, advice on balancing one’s diet, yummy food ideas, and, best of all, ways to cope with sticky situations. How do you... Read more >
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How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763665036
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How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
The Story of Food
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $5.99

"Equally informative and appetite-whetting." — The Horn Book

One of the best parts of a young child’s day is opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did that delicious food get there? From planting wheat to mixing dough, climbing trees to machine-squeezing fruit, picking cocoa pods to stirring a vat of... Read more >
Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child
Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child
Written by Jessie Hartland, Illustrated by Jessie Hartland
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375969447
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Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child

Written by Jessie Hartland
Illustrated by Jessie Hartland


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $20.99

In a starred review, Publishers Weekly raves, "Chef and TV personality Julia Child likely would have delighted in and hooted over this wide-ranging picture-book biography... Readers young and old will devour this fete pour les yeux."

Follow Julia Child—chef, author, and television personality—from her childhood in Pasadena, California, to her life as... Read more >
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Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child
Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child
Written by Jessie Hartland, Illustrated by Jessie Hartland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869440
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Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child

Written by Jessie Hartland
Illustrated by Jessie Hartland


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $17.99

In a starred review, Publishers Weekly raves, "Chef and TV personality Julia Child likely would have delighted in and hooted over this wide-ranging picture-book biography... Readers young and old will devour this fete pour les yeux."

Follow Julia Child—chef, author, and television personality—from her childhood in Pasadena, California, to her life as... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Winterberries and Apple Blossoms
Winterberries and Apple Blossoms
Written by Nan Forler, Illustrated by Peter Ertil Snyder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492547
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Winterberries and Apple Blossoms
Reflections and Flavors of a Mennonite Year
Written by Nan Forler
Illustrated by Peter Ertil Snyder


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $22.95

With an evocative poem for every month of the year, young Naomi introduces us to her family and hosts a journey through the seasonal rhythms of her rural Mennonite community.

In the winter there’s a quilting bee with chattering, friendly women to warm the frigid night, visits to a general store with... Read more >
An Edible Alphabet
An Edible Alphabet
Written by Carol Watterson, Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582464213
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An Edible Alphabet
26 Reasons to Love the Farm
Written by Carol Watterson
Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $16.99

Bouncing blueberries, eager ewes, and giggling geese!
 
Join this lively bunch on an alphabetical tour of today’s farm. With families and schools thinking more than ever about fresh, healthful choices for the table, kids want to know about the foods they see and eat every day: Where does it come from? How... Read more >
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An Edible Alphabet
An Edible Alphabet
Written by Carol Watterson, Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781582464220
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An Edible Alphabet
26 Reasons to Love the Farm
Written by Carol Watterson
Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.99

Bouncing blueberries, eager ewes, and giggling geese!
 
Join this lively bunch on an alphabetical tour of today’s farm. With families and schools thinking more than ever about fresh, healthful choices for the table, kids want to know about the foods they see and eat every day: Where does it come from? How... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Come and Eat!
Come and Eat!
Photographed by George Ancona
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893671
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Come and Eat!

Photographed by George Ancona


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

We all need to eat in order to live, but not everyone goes about eating a meal the same way. Simple text and fun photographs answer the questions: who, when, how, what, where, and why we eat, introducing readers to a feast of food traditions from around the world. Read more >
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Come and Eat!
Come and Eat!
Photographed by George Ancona
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893664
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Come and Eat!

Photographed by George Ancona


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

We all need to eat in order to live, but not everyone goes about eating a meal the same way. Simple text and fun photographs answer the questions: who, when, how, what, where, and why we eat, introducing readers to a feast of food traditions from around the world. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Eat Your Math Homework
Eat Your Math Homework
Written by Ann McCallum, Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917806
Our Price: $7.95
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Eat Your Math Homework

Written by Ann McCallum
Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

This collection of yummy recipes and fun math facts is sure to tempt taste buds and make you hungry for more. Explore patterns in nature while you chomp on Fibonacci Stack Sticks. Amaze your friends with delicious Variable Pizza Pi! Wash down your geometry assignment with some Milk and Tangram Cookies... Read more >
Teens Cook
Teens Cook
Written by Meghan Carle, Jill Carle and Judi Carle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607741237
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Teens Cook
How to Cook What You Want to Eat
Written by Meghan Carle, Jill Carle and Judi Carle


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2011
Price: $10.99

Cooking for teens, like finding the perfect gift for teen boys and girls, is almost impossible. Teenagers like what they like, and they will only eat what they like. But instead of causing mealtime strife, now they can learn to cook those foods themselves. With over 75 delicious recipes for meals... Read more >
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650056
Our Price: $12.99
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
The Story of Food
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $12.99

Fresh retro artwork lures little readers on a tasty trip to farms, dairies, and more. Yum!

The best part of a young child’s day is often opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did all that delicious food get there? Who made the bread for the sandwich? What about the cheese... Read more >
Honest Pretzels
Honest Pretzels
Written by Mollie Katzen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582463056
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Honest Pretzels
And 64 Other Amazing Recipes for Cooks Ages 8 & Up
Written by Mollie Katzen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $17.99

Get ready to help with dinner for real!

Are you a kid?
Then this book was written especially for you. With it, you can become a fantastic cook and amaze your friends with PITA SPIRALS and CREAMY CORN SOUP or CINNAMON SWIRL STICKY BUNS and BEST HOT CHOCOLATE. Or you can fill... Read more >
Get Cooking
Get Cooking
Written by Sam Stern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763639266
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Get Cooking

Written by Sam Stern


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2009
Price: $17.99

Favorite ingredients from cheese to chocolate provide the theme as teen chef Sam Stern returns with a third cookbook full of fun, healthy recipes.

With two cookbooks under his belt, Sam Stern was up for a new challenge. So when seven of his friends asked him to conjure up great-tasting recipes based... Read more >
Bread Comes to Life
Bread Comes to Life
Written by George Levenson, Photographed by Shmuel Thaler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582462738
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Bread Comes to Life
A Garden of Wheat and a Loaf to Eat
Written by George Levenson
Photographed by Shmuel Thaler


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2008
Price: $7.99

From a patch of wheatgrass in his backyard, award-winning filmmaker George Levenson takes readers on a tour of bread made from scratch. A thresher, a grinder, and finally a doughy combination of flour, water, yeast, and oil combine to make a freshly baked loaf of whole wheat bread. With energetic, poetic... Read more >
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