Tales for Very Picky Eaters by Josh SchneiderTales for Very Picky Eaters by Josh Schneider

Tales for Very Picky Eaters

byJosh Schneider

Paperback | November 18, 2014

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James is a very picky eater. His dad has to get creative-very creative-in order to get James to eat foods he thinks he doesn't like. He presents James with a series of outlandish scenarios packed with fanciful and gross kid-friendly details-like pre-chewed gum as an alternative to broccoli and lumpy oatmeal that grows so big it eats the dog-in an effort to get James to eat. But it is eventually James himself who discovers that some foods are not so bad if you're willing to give them a try.
Josh Schneider is the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winning creator of Tales for Very Picky Eaters and many popular picture books, including Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover, Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred), and Kid Amazing vs. The Blob. His first book, You'll Be Sorry, was named Book That Provides Best Ammunition to Parents We...
Title:Tales for Very Picky EatersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.18 inPublished:November 18, 2014Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544339142

ISBN - 13:9780544339149


Editorial Reviews

2012 Winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel AwardEager and picky eaters alike will enjoy the wordplay and outrageous situations, which create humor from a familiar source of family tension."- Booklist "The sophisticated yet silly humor will appeal to new readers wanting something a little different. . . . A perfect segue into chapter books, this easy reader is sure to be a crowd pleaser." -School Library Journal "Stories with all the wit and good humor parents can often lose during dinner table battles. A palatable strategy." -Chicago Tribune "The illustrations are fun and whimsical, which causes even picky youngsters to listen attentively without complaints." -Sacramento Book Review "