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The Resource The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods], Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd

The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods], Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd

Label
The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods]
Title
The world in your lunch box
Title remainder
[the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods]
Statement of responsibility
Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd
Title variation
Wacky history and weird science of everyday foods
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains information about historical food practices and humorous food facts
Summary
A scientific and historical exploration of everyday foods, from pizza to ice cream.
Award
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Non-fiction category, 2014.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2012.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10114013
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eamer, Claire
Dewey number
j641.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
TX355
LC item number
.E26 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Boothroyd, Sa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food habits
  • Food
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods
Label
The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods], Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-112) and index
Contents
Day 1: Monday - Brown-bagging it: ham, bread, tomatoes, and watermelon -- Day 2: Tuesday - Cooking a classic: macaroni, cheese, black pepper, and grapes -- Day 3: Wednesday - Fast-food heaven: hot dogs, mustard, potato chips, and ice cream -- Day 4: Thursday - Pocket lunch: eggs, pita, mayonnaise, and apples -- Day 5: Friday - Hot lunch for a hot class: pizza, chili peppers, onions, and herbs -- Day 6: Saturday - Food on the fly: peanuts, bananas, tortillas, and spices -- Day 7: Sunday - The perfect picnic: chicken, potatoes, corn, and chocolate -- Dessert! Our top 10 food facts
Control code
ocn756576584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9781554513932
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)756576584
Label
The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods], Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd
Publication
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-112) and index
Contents
Day 1: Monday - Brown-bagging it: ham, bread, tomatoes, and watermelon -- Day 2: Tuesday - Cooking a classic: macaroni, cheese, black pepper, and grapes -- Day 3: Wednesday - Fast-food heaven: hot dogs, mustard, potato chips, and ice cream -- Day 4: Thursday - Pocket lunch: eggs, pita, mayonnaise, and apples -- Day 5: Friday - Hot lunch for a hot class: pizza, chili peppers, onions, and herbs -- Day 6: Saturday - Food on the fly: peanuts, bananas, tortillas, and spices -- Day 7: Sunday - The perfect picnic: chicken, potatoes, corn, and chocolate -- Dessert! Our top 10 food facts
Control code
ocn756576584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9781554513932
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)756576584

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