Great educational activities: Make muffins, find animals made of food, count objects, learn the names of dishes, and see online secrets about these food-based mysteries by multicultural author Karl Beckstrand.
"Bizarrely Funny!" - Horn Book blog. A wisecracking picture book on the short (shelf) life of a bunch of bruisers--with 7 yummy recipes to save families from "I'm bored" disease (muffins, smoothies, cookies, pancakes). While banana characters try crazy stunts and start turf wars, this cautionary cookbook offers easy hands-on activities for family fun (ages 4–12)
(Humor, bilingual) Multicultural finding/counting book with full text and pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish. WHERE did all the crumbs come from? ¿De dónde vienen estas migajas? (ages 2+, ESL, 24 illustrations) 978-0977606504
(Humor, bilingual) Top 10 Best Books of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. A STEM book about a bi-racial girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts--that happen to be alive. Includes full text and pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish, finding activity, and online secrets (3+ years for ESL, 24 illustrations),