Food Rules: An Eater's Manual

A DEFINITIVE COMPENDIUM OF FOOD WISDOM Eating doesn t have to be so complicated In this age of ever elaborate diets and conflicting health advice, Food Rules brings a welcome simplicity to our daily decisions about food Written with the clarity, concision and wit that has become bestselling


Dead girl walking, the boys say in the halls Tell us your secret, the girls whisper, one toilet to another I am that girl I am the space between my thighs, daylight shining through I am the bones they want, wired on a porcelain frame Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in

Eating Animals

Jonathan Safran Foer spent much of his life oscillating between enthusiastic carnivore and occasional vegetarian Once he started a family, the moral dimensions of food became increasingly important.Faced with the prospect of being unable to explain why we eat some animals and not others, Foer set

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

THE all time classic story, from generation to generation, sold somewhere in the world every 30 seconds Have you shared it with a child or grandchild in your life One sunny Sunday, the caterpillar was hatched out of a tiny egg He was very hungry On Monday, he ate through one apple on Tuesday,

The Watermelon Seed

With perfect comic pacing, Greg Pizzoli introduces us to one funny crocodile who has one big fear swallowing a watermelon seed What will he do when his greatest fear is realized Will vines sprout out his ears Will his skin turn pink This crocodile has a wild imagination that kids will love.


Do you ever get hungry Too hungry to eat Holly s older sister, Giselle, is self destructing Haunted by her love deprived relationship with her late father, this once strong role model and medical student is gripped by anorexia Holly, a track star, struggles to keep her own life in balance while

Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

Why would a talented young woman enter into a torrid affair with hunger, drugs, sex, and death Through five lengthy hospital stays, endless therapy, and the loss of family, friends, jobs, and all sense of what it means to be normal, Marya Hornbacher lovingly embraced her anorexia and bulimia

Little Pea

Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Jen Corace strike beautiful balance between story and art in Little Pea The New York TimesA sweet and amusing story to which little picky eaters can relate If Little Pea doesn t eat all of his sweets, there will be no vegetables for dessert What s a young pea to do A