I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato


I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato

aka I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato (American title)

by Lauren Child

London: Orchard Books, 2000

30 pages

Age: 3 +

Interests: food, picky eaters, mealtime, siblings

Also by this author: Clarice Bean novels, Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Book?, The Princess and the Pea



Avocado Baby

Avocado Baby

by John Burningham

London: Random House, 1982

22 pp.

Age: 2 +

Interests: food, babies

Also by this author: Mr. Gumpy’s Outing, Borka, Come Away from the Water Shirley, Edwardo: The Horriblest Boy in the Whole Wide World


Never Take a Pig to Lunch: And Other Poems About the Fun of Eating

Nadine Bernard Westcott, ed. and illustrator

New York: Orchard Books, 1994

63 pp.,  56 poems

age 4 and up

Interests: food, poetry, eating, gross stuff


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