Little Kids Books

Our book recommendations for food-related books and resources for children. If you have any recommendations, please contact us with the title, author, and a brief 1-2 sentence description about the book and why children may like it!

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Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli by Barbara Jean Hicks

| January 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli by Barbara Jean Hicks

Written by Barbara Jean Hicks and Illustrated by Sue Hendra A super cute book about monsters who don’t like to eat broccocli…except, they find themselves fooled into eating them in the most delightful way!

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My Foodie ABC: A Little Gourmet’s Guide by Puck

| December 27, 2011 | 0 Comments
My  Foodie ABC:  A Little Gourmet’s Guide by Puck

Written by Puck, Illustrated by Violet Lemay A bright and cheery book that teaches the letters of the alphabet and gastronomical terms to burgeoning foodies

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Up, Down, and Around by Katherine Ayres

| December 19, 2011 | 2 Comments
Up, Down, and Around by Katherine Ayres

A lovely read about all the food that grows in gardens – and how they grow. Children will love the illustrations and playful journey through the gardens.

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Quiet in the Garden by Aliki

| December 14, 2011 | 0 Comments
Quiet in the Garden by Aliki

Aliki manages to illustrate the incredible goings-on of a quiet garden through the eyes of a child.  The illustrations are attractive to both children and adults.  Book also includes instructions for making a garden. Written and Illustrated by Aliki

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Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted to be Kosher

| December 5, 2011 | 1 Comment
Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted to be Kosher

Written by Laurel Snyder  and Illustrated by David Goldin A pig desperately wants to participate in Shabbat dinner.  In order to do so, he tries to become kosher.

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Too Pickley! by Jean Reidy

| November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Too Pickley! by Jean Reidy

Written by Jean Reidy and Illustrated by Geneviève Leloup A rhythmic story about a little boy who rejects anything put in front of him until he finally finds the one thing he loves to eat.  Delicious

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The Sandwich Shop by Queen Ranian Al Abdullah

| November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
The Sandwich Shop by Queen Ranian Al Abdullah

For those of you out there with young children, here is a wonderful little book recommendation! Her Majesty Queen Ranian Al Abdullah, the Queen of Jordan, is the author of this touching story about acknowledging our differences, appreciating those qualities/factors that make us different and fortifying lasting friendships. The added bonus is two varying sandwiches […]

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Yum Yum Dim Sum by Amy Sanger

| November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Yum Yum Dim Sum by Amy Sanger

Written and Illustrated by Amy Sanger A gorgeous little board book good for tiny fingers in book-turning training.  Sanger uses rhymes to teach children about the amazing culinary world of Chinese Dim Sum.

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