Eat and Read: A Nutrition Booklist


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Stories to Make You Hungry

  • Barrett, Judi, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  • Child, Lauren, I Will Never Ever Not Eat a Tomato
  • Dahl, Michael, From the Garden: A counting book about growing food
  • Elhert, Lois, Growing Vegetable Soup
  • Freymann, Saxton, Food for thought: The complete book of concepts for growing minds
  • Freymann, Saxton, How are You Peeling?
  • Galdone, Paul, The Gingerbread Boy
  • Jocelyn, Marthe, Eats
  • Rosenthal, Amy, Cookies: Bit- Size Life Lessons
  • Sendak, Maurice, Chicken Soup with Rice
  • Sharmat, Mitchell, Gregory, the Terrible Eater
  • Steig, William, Pete’s a Pizza
  • Suess, Dr., Green Eggs and Ham
  • Wells, Rosemary, Bunny Cakes
  • Wells, Rosemary, Yoko
  • Wellington, Monika, Pizza at Sally’s
  • Wellington, Monika, Mr. Cookie Baker

Facts about Food & Healthy Eating

  • Frost, Helen, Eating right
  • Frost, Helen, Fats, oils and sweets
  • Frost, Helen, The dairy group
  • Frost, Helen, The fruit group
  • Frost, Helen, The grain group
  • Frost, Helen, The meat and protein group
  • Frost, Helen, The vegetable group
  • Gordon, Sharon, You are what you eat
  • Leedy, Loreen, The edible pyramid: good eating every day
  • McCarthy, Rose, Food labels : using nutrition information to create a healthy diet
  • Petrie, Kristin, Nutrition anyone?
  • Royston, Angela, Eat well
  • Royston, Angela, What should we eat?
  • Royston, Angela, Why do we need to eat?
  • Scott, Janine, The food pyramid

Cooking with Kids

  • Katzen, Mollie, Honest pretzels: and 64 other amazing recipes for cooks ages 8 & up
  • Katzen, Mollie and Ann Henderson, Pretend soup and other real recipes: a cookbook for preschoolers & up
  • Lagasse, Emeril, Emeril's there's a chef in my family! : recipes to get everybody cooking
  • McGuinness, Tracy, The mix-it-up cookbook : [make more than 100 dishes from 18 basic recipes!
  • Pulleyn, Micah & Sarah Bracken, Kids in the kitchen: 100 delicious, fun & healthy recipes to cook & bake
  • Watt, Fiona, The Usborne farmyard tales: children's cookbook
  • Wilkes, Angela, Children's quick & easy cookbook
  • Wilkes, Angela, The children's step-by-step cookbook
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