Category Archives: Food

Uncle John’s City Garden by Bernadette G. Ford, illustrated by Frank Morrison

Uncle John’s City Garden by Bernadette G. Ford, illustrated by Frank Morrison. Holiday House, 2022. 9780823447862 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Li’l Sissy … Continue reading

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Snack Cabinet Sabotage (The Hunger Heroes 2) by Jarrett Lerner

Snack Cabinet Sabotage (The Hunger Heroes 2) by Jarrett Lerner. Aladdin, 2022. 9781534480353  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover comic/graphic novel What did you like about the book? The Hunger Heroes are a … Continue reading

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Black-Eyed Peas and Hoghead Cheese by Glenda Armand, illustrated by Steffi Walthall

Black-Eyed Peas and Hoghead Cheese: A Story of Food, Family, and Freedom by Glenda Armand, illustrated by Steffi Walthall. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593486146 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture … Continue reading

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Cultured Donuts: Taking a Bite Out of Art History by Chloe Taylor

Cultured Donuts: Take a Bite Out of Art History by Chloe Tyler. Flowerpot Press, 2022. 9781486718719  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book non-fiction What did you like about the book? Ok, bear … Continue reading

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Monsters Love Cupcakes by Mike Austin

Monsters Love Cupcakes by Mike Austin. Harper, 2022. 9780062286192 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Multitudes of merry monsters make cupcakes in this … Continue reading

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Garlic & the Witch by Bree Paulsen

Garlic & the Witch by Bree Paulsen. Quill Tree Books, 2022. 9780062995117 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? A kind ‘ingredient witch’ named … Continue reading

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Cafe Con Lychee by Emery Lee

Cafe Con Lychee by Emery Lee. Quill Tree Books, 2022. 9780063210271  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction/romance What did you like about the book? Theo Mori: the only openly gay … Continue reading

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Off to the Market by Alice Oehr

Off to the Market by Alice Oehr. Scribble, 2022. 9781957363172  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? As “mom and I” move through the local food market, … Continue reading

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Kimchi, Kimchi Every Day by Erica Kim

Kimchi, Kimchi Every Day by Erica Kim. Soaring Kite Books, 2022. 9781953859273 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  In this Own Voices picturebook, a … Continue reading

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Born Hungry: Julia Child Becomes “the French Chef” by Alex Prud’homme, illustrated by Sarah Green

Born Hungry: Julia Child Becomes “the French Chef” by Alex Prud’homme, illustrated by Sarah Green. Calkins Creek, 2022. 9781635923230 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 4 Format: Hardcover picture book  Genre: Biography What did you like … Continue reading

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