Eat your fruits and vegetables redux

Posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 by Cupertino_Library


More fruit and vegetable picture books to whet your appetite!

Eating the Alphabet Eating the Alphabet

Find all the fruits and vegetables from A to Z by notable author and illustrator Lois Ehlert. This alphabet picture book can be found in the Concept collection.

Growing Colors Growing Colors

See if you can guess what fruit or vegetable is shown close up on each page! This colorful picture book can be found in the Concept collection.

Lily's Garden Lily's Garden

Lily is looking forward to a visit from her grandparents. In the meantime, she tends to the garden all year. This is a longer picture book suitable for grades 3 and up.

Rah, Rah, Radishes! Rah, Rah, Radishes!

This rhyming picture book is a cheer for all kinds of vegetables. The back of the book gives a definition for a "vegetable" and includes a short list of vegetables that didn't get in the book, but can be seen on the author's website.

Go, Go, Grapes! Go, Go, Grapes!

April Pulley Sayre has a sequel out to her vegetable chant. Using the same format, you can see all kinds of fruit, from the everyday to the exotic. There is more information on the back page about what constitutes a "fruit."

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