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Eat, Leo! Eat!

Adderson, Caroline ( Author )
Bisaillon, Josée ( Illustrator )
Kids Can Press 2015. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Eating, family life, food, grandparents, Italian culture, storytelling
 
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Community Soup

Fullerton, Alma ( Author / Illustrator )
Pajama Press 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Africa, community, farm animals, food, gardening, goats, illustrations (collage), Kenya, songs, stories in rhyme
 
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Maddi’s Fridge

Brandt, Lois ( Author )
Vogel, Vin ( Illustrator )
Flashlight Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, family life, food, friendship, generosity, hunger, poverty, socio-economic disparity
 
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Buddy and the Bunnies in Don’t Play With Your Food

Shea, Bob ( Author / Illustrator )
Disney/Hyperion Books 2014. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Food, friendship, humour, mischief, monsters, rabbits
 
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Down to Earth: How Kids Help Feed the World

Tate, Nikki ( Author )
Orca 2013. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Agriculture, community, farm animals, farms, food, illustrations (photographs), sustainable living
 
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Bread and Jam for Frances

Hoban, Russell ( Author )
Hoban, Lillian ( Illustrator )
HarperCollins 1993. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Family life, food, open-mindedness, preferences, recurrent language
 
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Toads on Toast

Bailey, Linda ( Author )
Jack, Colin ( Illustrator )
Kids Can Press 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cooking, food, foxes, toads, tricks
 
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Plants Feed Me

Rockwell, Lizzy ( Author / Illustrator )
Holiday House 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Environment, food, fruits, gardening, healthy eating, plants, vegetables
 
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Hanukkah Bear

Kimmel, Eric A. ( Author )
Wohnoutka, Mike ( Illustrator )
Holiday House 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bears, food, Hanukkah, humour, Jewish culture, mistaken identity
 
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The Food Parade: Healthy Eating With the Nutritious Food Groups

Castaldi, Elicia ( Author / Illustrator )
Macmillan 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Eating, food, food pyramids, healthy eating, nutrition
 
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Better Together

Shapiro, Sheryl ( Author )
Shapiro, Simon ( Author )
Petričić, Dušan ( Illustrator )
Annick Press 2011. 32 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Food, humour, mixtures, poetry (collections), rhymes, science
 
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Kitchen Science Lab for Kids

Heinecke, Liz Lee ( Author )
Quarto 2014. 144 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activities, chemistry, food, illustrations (photographs), instructions, science experiments
 
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Food and Faith

Reuben, Susan ( Author )
Pelham, Sophie ( Author / Illustrator )
Quarto 2012. 45 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Celebrations, children, customs, food, holidays, illustrations (photographs), religions
 
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10 Plants That Shook the World

Richardson, Gillian ( Author )
Rosen, Kim ( Illustrator )
Annick Press 2013. 130 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Food, history, innovations, inventions, plants
 
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The World in Your Lunch Box

Eamer, Claire ( Author )
Boothroyd, Sa ( Illustrator )
Annick Press 2012. 128 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Eating habits, food, healthy eating, humour, nutrition
 
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Starting From Scratch: What You Should Know About Food and Cooking

Elton, Sarah ( Author )
Kulak, Jeff ( Illustrator )
Owlkids 2014. 96 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Cooking, ethics, food, nutrition, recipes, science
 
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Who Wants Pizza?

Thornhill, Jan ( Author / Illustrator )
Owlkids 2010. 64 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Agriculture, ethics, food, illustrations (photographs), nutrition
 
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Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake

Kaplan, Michael ( Author )
Jorisch, Stéphane ( Illustrator )
Penguin Random House 2011. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Brothers and sisters, family life, food, mischief, patience, rabbits
 
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Grandma and the Pirates

Gilman, Phoebe ( Author / Illustrator )
Scholastic Canada 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Adventure, food, grandmothers, kidnapping, pirates
 
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Julia, Child

Maclear, Kyo ( Author )
Morstad, Julie ( Illustrator )
Tundra Books 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Childhood, cooking, creativity, food, friendship, happiness, intergenerational relationships
 
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Mama Panya’s Pancakes: A Village Tale From Kenya

Chamberlin, Mary ( Author )
Chamberlin, Rich ( Author )
Cairns, Julia ( Illustrator )
Barefoot Books 2006. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Community, cooking, food, generosity, Kenya, sharing
 
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Eating the Alphabet: Fruits and Vegetables From A to Z

Ehlert, Lois ( Author / Illustrator )
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1993. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Alphabet, food, fruits, healthy eating, vegetables
 
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The Watermelon Seed

Pizzoli, Greg ( Author / Illustrator )
Disney/Hyperion Books 2013. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Fear, food, fruits, humour, onomatopoeias
 
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I Taste

PatrickGeorge ( Author / Illustrator )
PatrickGeorge 2013. 36 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Eating habits, food, human body, mouth, senses, taste
 
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Bradley McGogg, the Very Fine Frog

Beiser, Tim ( Author )
Berman, Rachel ( Illustrator )
Tundra Books 2011. 24 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Eating habits, food, frogs, preferences, stories in rhyme
 
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What’s for Lunch?: How Schoolchildren Eat Around the World

Curtis, Andrea ( Author )
Duivenvoorden, Yvonne ( Illustrator )
Red Deer Press 2012. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, eating habits, economic disparity, food, illustrations (photographs), school life, social justice
 
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Strega Nona: An Old Tale

dePaola, Tomie ( Author / Illustrator )
Simon & Schuster 1979. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Consequences, folktales, food, Italy, magic, respect, witches
 
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Boy Soup

Lesynski, Loris ( Author )
Martchenko, Michael ( Illustrator )
Annick Press 2008. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cold (disease), cooking, food, giants, humour, restaurants, stories in rhyme
 
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What a Party!

Machado, Ana Maria ( Author )
Moreau, Hélène ( Illustrator )
Groundwood Books 2013. 28 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birthdays, celebrations, community, diversity, food, multiculturalism, parties
 
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That Is Not a Good Idea!

Willems, Mo ( Author / Illustrator )
HarperCollins 2013. 44 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Dialogue, food, foxes, geese, recurrent language, surprise endings, warnings
 
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June 29, 1999

Wiesner, David ( Author / Illustrator )
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1995. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Agriculture, food, science experiments, science fiction, tall tales, vegetables
 
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Roses Sing on New Snow: A Delicious Tale

Yee, Paul ( Author )
Chan, Harvey ( Illustrator )
Groundwood Books 1994. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Chinese Canadians, cooking, families, food, greed, ownership
 
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The Sandwich Swap

Queen, Rania ( Author )
DiPucchio, Kelly ( Author )
Tusa, Tricia ( Illustrator )
Disney/Hyperion Books 2010. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, cultures, differences, food, friendship, multiculturalism
 
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