1 Big Salad: A Delicious Counting Book

Juana Medina‘s creative counting book starts with “one avocado deer”, which is a photographed avocado with antlers and a deer body inked in. The adorable illustrations 9781101999745.jpeggrow into a colourful and playful salad recipe, complete with a recipe for dressing in the backmatter. The book is super fun, sure to please salad-lovers and entice those who are unsure of the pleasures of veggies.

1 Big Salad will appeal to those who enjoyed Vincent and the Night for its illustrations and Smick for its judicious use of words.

About AnEducationInBooks

Wendy BooydeGraaff is the author of Salad Pie, a children's picture book published by Ripple Grove Press. Her work has been published in Emrys Journal Online, The Emerson Review, Jellyfish Review, Bending Genres, SmokeLong Quarterly and Leopardskin & Limes, and is forthcoming in NOON. Read more work at wendybooydegraaff.com or find her on Twitter @BooyTweets.
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