Reader-directed prose and cheerfully retro artwork…an accessible primer for families looking to foster healthy habits
Breezily presenting highlights without getting mired in details…Mouth-watering descriptions could almost stand alone…Retro cartoon illustrations are equally informative and appetite-whetting
Children who haven’t given the subject further thought will find this sunny, high-energy account of food production and distribution an appetizing eye-opener.
A great springboard to units on food and nutrition.
—School Library Journal
Results of reading this book include a greater understanding of the farm-to-table methodology as well as hunger pangs.
—Library Media Connection
A great book that unpeels a whole new world of understanding for kids who want to know more about their food. The book provides kids step-by-step illustrations about how farmers and others do their part to get food from the farm to their lunchboxes.
—Bob Stallman, President, American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture
Using kitschy illustrations, this book traces how carrots, cookies, and other kid-fave fare travels from the farm to school.