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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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