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How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World (Dragonfly Books)

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ISBN13: 9780679880837
ISBN10: 0679880836
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In this lovely valentine of a book, Julie Paschkis offers young readers a glimpse of the extraordinary world that can be hidden in the simplest of things. Alfonso loves his colorful, magical existence. He also loves the brilliant, beautiful Ida. But Ida, nose in a book, just doesnand#8217;t seem to notice. Can he win her heart with a cake of his own creation if the salt is gathered from the deep blue ocean, the butter from the summer sun, and flour like snowflakes from a night sky? An exquisitely illustrated story about imagination for children, but also a wonderful gift for lovestruck adults. (A treasured family recipe for apple cake included!)

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In thisand#160;lovelyand#160;valentine ofand#160;aand#160;book, award-winning author and illustrator Julie Paschkis has createdand#160;aand#160;joyous story about imagination, love, and cake that gives young readers a glimpse of the extraordinary world that can be hidden in the simplest of things, if only they open their eyes to look. A recipe for the cake is included.

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When an energetic little baker discovers that the market is closed, she travels the world to find the freshest ingredients for her apple pie. Full color.

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Jennifer Starkman, July 7, 2007 (view all comments by Jennifer Starkman)
If you wanted to bake an apple pie, but found the store closed when you went to buy the ingredients, what would you do? Why, travel the world to gather them from their original sources, of course!
In a story that charmingly brings to mind current gourmet trends promoting the use of local ingredients and food prepared lovingly from scratch, the protagonist of How to Make an Apple Pie literally travels the globe, gathering each of the ingredients for her pie. Priceman has managed to create a story that is not only entertaining, but provides a simple-yet-vivid lesson on geography and the origins and preparation of the foods we eat, in language simple enough for a preschooler to enjoy and understand
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679880837
Author:
Priceman, Marjorie
Publisher:
Dragonfly Books
Author:
Paschkis, Julie
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Food
Subject:
People & Places - General
Subject:
Wit and humor
Subject:
Voyages and travels
Subject:
Pies
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Cooking/Food
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
People & Places - United States
Subject:
Children s humor
Subject:
geography;travel;cooking;apples;food;picture book;fiction;baking;apple pie;social studies;pie;pies;adventure;world;ingredients;children s;apple;traveling;italy;children;multicultural;children s fiction;sri lanka;culture;england;jamaica;france;recipes;euro
Subject:
geography;travel;cooking;apples;food;picture book;fiction;baking;apple pie;social studies;pies;pie;adventure;children s;world;ingredients;apple;children;traveling;italy;sri lanka;children s fiction;multicultural;europe;england;jamaica;france;recipes;child
Subject:
geography;travel;cooking;apples;food;picture book;fiction;apple pie;baking;social studies;pie;pies;ingredients;adventure;children s;children;apple;world;italy;multicultural;traveling;sri lanka;children s fiction;england;europe;culture;jamaica;picture;reci
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
Dragonfly Books
Series Volume:
95-690
Publication Date:
19960931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.47x8.24x.13 in. .35 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by ,
In thisand#160;lovelyand#160;valentine ofand#160;aand#160;book, award-winning author and illustrator Julie Paschkis has createdand#160;aand#160;joyous story about imagination, love, and cake that gives young readers a glimpse of the extraordinary world that can be hidden in the simplest of things, if only they open their eyes to look. A recipe for the cake is included.
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"Synopsis" by , When an energetic little baker discovers that the market is closed, she travels the world to find the freshest ingredients for her apple pie. Full color.
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