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What's So Yummy?

(Available September 23, 2014)
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 >
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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V Is for Vegan
V Is for Vegan
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583946497
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V Is for Vegan
The ABCs of Being Kind
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $12.95

Introducing three- to seven-year-olds to the "ABCs" of a compassionate lifestyle, V Is for Vegan is a must-have for vegan and vegetarian parents, teachers, and activists! Acclaimed author and artist Ruby Roth brings her characteristic insight and good humor to a controversial and challenging subject, presenting the basics of animal rights... Read more >
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V Is for Vegan
The ABCs of Being Kind
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $12.95

Introducing three- to seven-year-olds to the "ABCs" of a compassionate lifestyle, V Is for Vegan is a must-have for vegan and vegetarian parents, teachers, and activists! Acclaimed author and artist Ruby Roth brings her characteristic insight and good humor to a controversial and challenging subject, presenting the basics of animal rights... Read more >
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I'm a Vegetarian
I'm a Vegetarian
Written by Ellen Schwartz, Illustrated by Farida Zaman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490604
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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 >
It's Our Garden
It's Our Garden
Written by George Ancona, Illustrated by George Ancona
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763653927
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It's Our Garden
From Seeds to Harvest in a School Garden
Written by George Ancona
Illustrated by George Ancona


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.99

Want to grow what you eat and eat what you grow? Visit this lively, flourishing school-andcommunity garden and be inspired to cultivate your own.

At an elementary school in Santa Fe, the bell rings for recess and kids fly out the door to check what’s happening in their garden. As the seasons... Read more >
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Vegan Is Love
Vegan Is Love
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583943540
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Vegan Is Love
Having Heart and Taking Action
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

In Vegan Is Love, author-illustrator Ruby Roth introduces young readers to veganism as a lifestyle of compassion and action. Broadening the scope of her popular first book That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals, Roth illustrates how our daily choices ripple out locally and globally, conveying what we can do to protect... Read more >
Grover's Guide to Good Eating (Sesame Street)
Grover's Guide to Good Eating (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Tom Leigh and Josie Yee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307979797
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Grover's Guide to Good Eating (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Tom Leigh and Josie Yee


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

Head Waiter Grover and his assistant Elmo welcome readers to the Good Eats Cafe, where they serve up tasty tidbits of information about healthy eating. This story reinforces all the important information about good nutrition and healthful eating habits and includes a giant helping of Sesame Street hilarity!




From the Hardcover edition.... Read more >
Elmo's Breakfast Bingo (Sesame Street)
Elmo's Breakfast Bingo (Sesame Street)
Written by Random House, Illustrated by Louis Womble
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307977922
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Elmo's Breakfast Bingo (Sesame Street)

Written by Random House
Illustrated by Louis Womble


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2012
Price: $6.99

Using a funny–sometimes wacky–multiple-choice guessing game, Elmo teaches kids about the importance of starting the day with a good breakfast. Packed with facts and fun, this book makes breakfast easy to swallow! Practical tips for parents are also included! 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 >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
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.
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
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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 >
Apples for Everyone
Apples for Everyone
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305238
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Apples for Everyone

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $5.95

Apples for Everyone is a new picture book in the Picture the Seasons series that the whole family can enjoy. This attractive and educational companion to the best-selling titles A Tree for All Seasons and Pilgrims of Plymouth features stunning National Geographic photography and a stimulating, accessible text.

Apples! The very word... Read more >
That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781556437854
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That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
A Book About Vegans, Vegetarians, and All Living Things
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $16.95

That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals uses colorful artwork and lively text to introduce vegetarianism and veganism to early readers (ages six to ten). Written and illustrated by Ruby Roth, the book features an endearing animal cast of pigs, turkeys, cows, quail, turtles, and dolphins. These creatures are shown in both... Read more >
Sweet!
Sweet!
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake, Illustrated by Claudia Davila
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769627
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Sweet!
The Delicious Story of Candy
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake
Illustrated by Claudia Davila


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $12.95

Through time and across continents, stories of sweets and their inventors intrigue and entertain us. Learn about primal sweets — from honey, sweet milk, and nuts to sugar candy, chocolate, and “sweet” stories of success.

Sweet! The Delicious Story of Candy takes us through history from 4,000 B.C., when islanders in... 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 >
Apples
Apples
Written by Jacqueline Farmer, Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916953
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Apples

Written by Jacqueline Farmer
Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2007
Price: $6.95

Today, the average American consumes about sixty-five fresh apples each year. Where do so many apples come from? How do they grow? Jacqueline Farmer takes young readers on a field trip to the apple orchard to find out how apple growers turn seeds and seedlings into the many different varieties of... Read more >
The Quest to Digest
The Quest to Digest
Written by Mary Corcoran, Illustrated by Jef Czekaj
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916656
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The Quest to Digest

Written by Mary Corcoran
Illustrated by Jef Czekaj


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $7.95

Humorous text and illustrations follow an apple's journey through the human digestive system. Discover why mucus is so important to your body and how food particles are absorbed by the small intestine and turned into energy. Readers also learn why we burp, vomit, and pass gas. Read more >
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The Quest to Digest
The Quest to Digest
Written by Mary Corcoran
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570916649
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The Quest to Digest

Written by Mary Corcoran


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $16.95

Humorous text and illustrations follow an apple's journey through the human digestive system. Discover why mucus is so important to your body and how food particles are absorbed by the small intestine and turned into energy. Readers also learn why we burp, vomit, and pass gas. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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