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Playing With Food: An Activity Book

Playing With Food: An Activity Book

Louise Lockhart
Activity Book
For ages 6 to 8
Cicada Books, 2016   ISBN: 978-1908714312
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Plant, Cook, Eat!: A Children's Cookbook

Plant, Cook, Eat!: A Children's Cookbook

Joe Archer, Caroline Craig
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 10
Charlesbridge, 2018   ISBN: 978-1580898171
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Cook It!

Cook It!

Georgie Birkett
Board Book
For ages 3 to 5
Childs Play , 2010   ISBN: 978-1846432842
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Tacos!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Tacos!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Lotta Nieminen
Novelty nonfiction board book
For ages 4 to 6
Phaidon Press, 2017   ISBN: 978-0714875057
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Pizza!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Pizza!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Lotta Nieminen
Novelty nonfiction board book
For ages 4 to 6
Phaidon Press, 2017   ISBN: 978-0714874098
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Pancakes! An Interactive Recipe Book

Pancakes! An Interactive Recipe Book

Illustrator:  Lotta Nieminen 
Novelty nonfiction Board Book
For ages 4 to 6
Phaidon Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-0714872834
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Mountain Chef

Mountain Chef

Annette Bay Pimentel
Illustrator:  Richard Lo 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Charlesbridge, 2016   ISBN: 978-1580897112
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Around the World with the Ingreedies: A Taste Adventure

Around the World with the Ingreedies: A Taste Adventure

Zoe Bather, Joe Sharpe
Illustrator:  Chris Dickason 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 12
Laurence King Publishing, 2016   ISBN: 978-1780678306
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A Fine Dessert: Four Centuries, Four Families, One Delicious Treat

A Fine Dessert: Four Centuries, Four Families, One Delicious Treat

Illustrator:  Sophie Blackall 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Random House, 2015   ISBN: 978-0375868320
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Can I Eat That?

Can I Eat That?

Joshua David Stein
Illustrator:  Julia Rothman 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Phaidon Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-0714871400
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The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids

The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids

Ruby Roth
Nonfiction Cookbook
For ages 7 to 10
Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2016   ISBN: 978-1449471873
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Feeding the Flying Fanellis: And Other Poems from a Circus Chef (Carolrhoda Pict

Feeding the Flying Fanellis: And Other Poems from a Circus Chef (Carolrhoda Pict

Kate Hosford
Illustrator:  Cosei Kawa 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Lerner, 2015   ISBN: 978-1467739054
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The Popcorn Astronauts and other Biteable Rhymes

The Popcorn Astronauts and other Biteable Rhymes

Deborah Ruddell
Illustrator:  Joan Rankin 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2015   ISBN: 978-1442465558
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Dream Doodle Draw! Sweet Treats

Dream Doodle Draw! Sweet Treats

Hannah Eliot
Illustrator:  Julie Ingham 
Drawing Book
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2014   ISBN: 978-1481404525
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Dessert First

Dessert First

Hallie Durand
Illustrator:  Christine Davenier 
Fiction
For ages 7 to 10
Simon and Schuster, 2009   ISBN: 978-1416963851
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Phoebe G. Green: Lunch will never be the same

Phoebe G. Green: Lunch will never be the same

Veera Hiranandani
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 9
Penguin, 2014   ISBN: 978-0448466958
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Apples

Apples

Jacqueline Farmer
Illustrator:  Phyllis Limbacher Tildes 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Charlesbridge, 2007   ISBN: 978-1570916953
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Yummy Food Doodles

Yummy Food Doodles

Puck
Illustrator:  Violet Lemay 
Nonfiction Drawing Book
For ages 6 to 9
Duo Press, 2013   ISBN: 978-1938093159
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Mister Dash and the Cupcake Calamity

Mister Dash and the Cupcake Calamity

Monica Kulling
Illustrator:  Esperanca Melo 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Tundra Books, 2013   ISBN: 978-1770493964
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Kids' Kitchen

Kids' Kitchen

Fiona Bird
Illustrator:  Roberta Arenson 
Novelty Kit
For ages 6 to 8
Barefoot Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-1846861765
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Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child

Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child

Jessie Hartland
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Random House, 2012   ISBN: 978-0375869440
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Minette's Feast

Minette's Feast

Susanna Reich
Illustrator:  Amy June Bates 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2012   ISBN: 978-1419701771
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Ice Cream: The Full Scoop

Ice Cream: The Full Scoop

Gail Gibbons
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Holiday House, 2008   ISBN: 978-0823421558
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Pinch and Dash Make Soup

Pinch and Dash Make Soup

Michael J. Daley
Illustrator:  Thomas F. Yezerski 
Fiction
For ages 5 to 7
Charlesbridge Publishing, 2012   ISBN: 978-1580893473
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Yoko

Yoko

Rosemary Wells
Picture Book  Series
For ages 5 to 7
Hyperion , 2009   ISBN: 978-1423119838
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Pie

Pie

Sarah Weeks
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Scholastic, 2011   ISBN: 978-0545270113
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Mr. Putter and Tabby Spill the Beans

Mr. Putter and Tabby Spill the Beans

Cynthia Rylant
Illustrator:  Arthur Howard 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009   ISBN: 978-0152050702
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The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Freres

The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Freres

Marie LeTourneau
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Tanglewood Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0974930367
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Kid's Cooking: A Very Slightly Messy Manual

Kid's Cooking: A Very Slightly Messy Manual

From the editors at Klutz
Illustrator:  Jim M'Guinness 
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 8
Klutz, 2010   ISBN: 978-1591748991
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Baking Kids Love

Baking Kids Love

Cindy Mushet, Sur La Table
Photographer: Maren Caruso
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2009   ISBN: 978-0740783456
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Ready, Steady, Spaghetti: Cooking For Kids And With Kids

Ready, Steady, Spaghetti: Cooking For Kids And With Kids

Lucy Broadhurst
Nonfiction
For ages 9 and up
Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2009   ISBN: 978-0740780875
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Oscar and the Very Hungry Dragon

Oscar and the Very Hungry Dragon

Ute Krause
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
North-South Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-0735823068
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Double Cheeseburgers, Quiche, and Vegetarian Burritos: American Cooking from the

Double Cheeseburgers, Quiche, and Vegetarian Burritos: American Cooking from the

Loretta Frances Ichord
Illustrator:  Jan Davey Ellis 
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Lerner, 2007   ISBN: 0822559692
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All for Pie, Pie for All

All for Pie, Pie for All

David Martin
Illustrator:  Valeri Gorbachev 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Candlewick Press, 2006   ISBN: 0763623938
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Three Scoops and a Fig

Three Scoops and a Fig

Sara Laux Akin
Illustrator:  Susan Kathleen Hartung 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Peachtree Publishers, 2010   ISBN: 978-1561455225
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Pino and the Signora's Pasta

Pino and the Signora's Pasta

Janet Pedersen
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Candlewick, 2005   ISBN: 0763623962
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Once Upon a Time in the Kitchen

Once Upon a Time in the Kitchen

Carol Odell
Illustrator:  Anna Pignataro 
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 10
Sleeping Bear Press, 2010   ISBN: 978-1585365180
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Carla's Sandwich

Carla's Sandwich

Debbie Herman
Illustrator:  Sheila Bailey 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Flashlight Press, 2004   ISBN: 0972922520
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Grow It, Cook It

Grow It, Cook It

From the editors and writers at DK
Photographer: Will Heap
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 12
DK Publishing, 2008   ISBN: 978-0756633677
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I Love Chocolate

I Love Chocolate

Davide Cali
Illustrator:  Evelyn Daviddi 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Tundra Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-0887769122
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It's Raining Cupcakes

It's Raining Cupcakes

Lisa Schroeder
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2010   ISBN: 978-1416990840
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Yum Yum Dim Sum

Yum Yum Dim Sum

Amy Wilson Sanger
Board Book
For ages 3 to 5
Tricycle Press, 2004   ISBN: 978-1582461083
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Magic Windows: Food

Magic Windows: Food

Illustrator:  Holly Mann 
Board Book
For ages 2 to 4
Running Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-0762423446
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The Yummy Alphabet Book: Herbs, Spices and Other Natural Flavors

The Yummy Alphabet Book: Herbs, Spices and Other Natural Flavors

Jerry Pallotta
Illustrator:  Leslie Evans 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Charlesbridge Publishing, 1994   ISBN: 978-0881068979
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W.K. Kellogg

W.K. Kellogg

Laura Hamilton Waxman
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 10
Lerner Publications, 2006   ISBN: 978-0822565789
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All in just one cookie

All in just one cookie

Susan E. Goodman
Illustrator:  Timothy Bush 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
HarperCollins, 2006   ISBN: 978-0060090920
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The Spatulatta Cookbook

The Spatulatta Cookbook

Isabella Gerasole, Olivia Gerasole
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Scholastic, 2007   ISBN: 978-0439022507
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Harvey the Baker

Harvey the Baker

Lars Klinting
Picture Book  Series
For ages 3 to 5
Kingfisher, 2005   ISBN: 978-0753459133
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Around the World Cookbook

Around the World Cookbook

Abigail Johnson Dodge
Nonfiction
For ages 8 and up
DK Publishing, 2008   ISBN: 978-0756637446
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Dragon Soup

Dragon Soup

Arlene Williams
Illustrator:  Sally J. Smith 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
H J Kramer, 1996   ISBN: 978-0915811632
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Mr. Putter and Tabby Stir the Soup

Mr. Putter and Tabby Stir the Soup

Cynthia Rylant
Illustrator:  Arthur Howard 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Harcourt, 2004   ISBN: 978-0152050580
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The Toddler Cookbook

The Toddler Cookbook

Annabel Karmel
Nonfiction
For ages 5 to 10
DK CHILDREN, 2008   ISBN: 978-0756635053
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Foodie Babies Wear Bibs

Foodie Babies Wear Bibs

Michelle Sinclair Colman
Illustrator:  Nathalie Dion 
Board Book
For ages 2 to 4
Tricycle Press, 2008   ISBN: 978-1582462547
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The 2nd International Cookbook for Kids

The 2nd International Cookbook for Kids

Matthew Locricchio
Photographer: Jack McConnell
Nonfiction
For ages 8 and up
Marshall Cavendish, 2008   ISBN: 978-0761455134
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My Chocolate Year

My Chocolate Year

Charlotte Herman
Illustrator:  LeUyen Pham 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2008   ISBN: 978-1416933410
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Oodles of Noodles

Oodles of Noodles

Diana Henry
Illustrator:  Sarah Massini 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Tiger Tales, 2008   ISBN: 978-1589250758
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Bring me some apples and I'll make you a pie: A story about Edna Lewis

Bring me some apples and I'll make you a pie: A story about Edna Lewis

Robbin Gourley
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Clarion Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-0618158362
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Dazzling Desserts

Dazzling Desserts

The editors at American Girl
Novelty Cooking Kit
For ages 8 to 12
American Girl Publishing Inc, 2009   ISBN: 978-1593694906
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Cook it in a cup

Cook it in a cup

Julia Myall
Photographer: Greg Lowe
Novelty Cooking Kit
For ages 5 to 8
Chronicle Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-0811859561
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Maisy Bakes a Cake

Maisy Bakes a Cake

Lucy Cousins
Paper Engineer: David Hawcock
Novelty Board Book  Series
For ages 2 to 4
Candlewick, 2009   ISBN: 978-0763641009
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Everybody Serves Soup

Everybody Serves Soup

Norah Dooley
Illustrator:  Peter Thornton 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Lerner, 2004   ISBN: 978-1575057910
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Christmas Cakes

Christmas Cakes

Francesca Bosca
Illustrator:  Giuliano Ferri 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
North-South Books, 2003   ISBN: 978-0735818859
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Latkes, Latkes Good to eat: A Chanukah Story

Latkes, Latkes Good to eat: A Chanukah Story

Naomi Howland
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Clarion, 2004   ISBN: 978-0618492954
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Bread Comes to Life: A Garden of Wheat and a Loaf to Eat

Bread Comes to Life: A Garden of Wheat and a Loaf to Eat

George Levenson
Photographer: Shmuel Thaler
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
Tricycle Press, 2004   ISBN: 978-1582462738
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Kids in the holiday kitchen

Kids in the holiday kitchen

Jessica Strand, Tammy Massman-Johnson
Photographer: James Baigrie
Novelty Craft Kit
For ages 6 to 12
Chronicle Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-0811861397
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The Children's Baking Book

The Children's Baking Book

Denise Smart
Photographer: Howard shooter
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 12
DK, 2010   ISBN: 978-0756657888
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The Von Hamm family: Alex and the Tart

The Von Hamm family: Alex and the Tart

Guido Van Genechten
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 6
Tiger Tales, 2005   ISBN: 1589253930
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Wild Boars Cook

Wild Boars Cook

Meg Rosoff
Illustrator:  Sophie Blackall 
Picture Book  Series
For ages 4 to 7
Henry Holt, 2008   ISBN: 0805075232
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Pasta, Fried Rice, and Matzo Balls: Immigrant Cooking in America

Pasta, Fried Rice, and Matzo Balls: Immigrant Cooking in America

Loretta Frances Ichord
Illustrator:  Jan Davey Ellis 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 12
Millbrook, 2005   ISBN: 978-0761329138
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Fannie in the Kitchen

Fannie in the Kitchen

Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrator:  Nancy Carpenter 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2001   ISBN: 978-0689819650
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Cloudy with a chance of meatballs

Cloudy with a chance of meatballs

Judy Barrett
Illustrator:  Ronq Barrett 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 1982   ISBN: 0689707495
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Eloise Breaks Some Eggs

Eloise Breaks Some Eggs

Hilary Knight , Laura Jacobsen
Illustrator:  Tammie Lyon 
Fiction  Series
For ages 4 to 6
Simon and Schuster, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689873683
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The story of Cherry the pig

The story of Cherry the pig

Utako Yamada
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Kane Miller, 2007 
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Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story

Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story

Fran Manushkin
Illustrator:  Robin Spowart 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Scholastic, 2007   ISBN: 978-0439930482
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