My Foodie ABC

A Little Gourmet's Guide

By Puck

C is for chanterelle mushrooms. Q is for quinoa, S is for saffron.

Here is a fun and unexpected introduction to the world of food and the alphabet, featuring exotic cuisine from around the world that will delight babies and their foodie parents! Vibrant illustrations highlight terms such as farmers market, Kobe beef, pomegranate, and udon pair with fun foodie facts to make learning the alphabet easy and enriching. Readers will learn that dragon fruit tastes like a kiwi combined with a grape or pear. And did you know that the term bento box comes from the Japanese word obento, which means boxed lunches?

A complete introduction to the alphabet and gastronomical terms, this unique book also includes a pronunciation guide, making it an ideal companion for food aficionados.

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Review quotes

"A first class effort to educate young taste buds while promoting literacy. My Foodie ABC is fun for both preschoolers and adults." —Midwest Book Review

"Very well written and very beautifully illustrated. duopress publications are food for your little one's brain." —Mom to Bed by 8

"As an adult I adore it. It’s educational, hip and unique!" —Mogul Baby

"My Foodie ABC is an adorable book that not only showcases a wide variety of ethnic foods from all over the word, it also places value on local farmer’s markets and fresh, healthy food. Violet Lemay’s fun and playful illustrations will put a smile on your face . . . her whimsical drawings bring this delicious book to life." —Kim Rosen, illustrator

"With cheery pastel-hued artwork, phonetic spellings (when needed), and a striking variety of foodstuffs, it should easily whet readers' appetites." —Publishers Weekly
Product Details
Grade range
K - K
Categories
Number of pages
22
Publication date
July 09, 2010
ISBN
9780982529522