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Bad Bananas

A Story Cookbook for Kids · Activity Books for Kids

by Karl Beckstrand


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(Humor, family) "Bizarrely funny" - Horn Book's blog. A wisecracking activity book about the short (shelf) life of a bunch of bruisers—with 7 yummy recipes to save families from "I'm bored" disease. While banana cookbook characters try crazy stunts and start turf wars, this cautionary kid's book provides easy, low-sugar recipes (including banana muffins, smoothies, cookies, and pancakes—more free healthful recipes at Premiobooks.com). The perfect family activity, this clever fruit story facilitates tasty, funny, hands-on fun (kids ages 4 – 12). 320 words (before free recipes) by award-winning author Karl Beckstrand (The Bridge of the Golden Wood), illustrated by Jeff Faerber. 24-page ebook (also soft cover and hard cover), STEM picture book with conjunctions and African-American child, Premio Publishing & Gozo Books (Mini-mysteries for Minors [multicultural/bilingual] series, worldwide rights © 2011) Premiobooks, Baker & Taylor, Follett, Ingram, and select retailers. LCCN: 2010910826, JUV050000, JUV011010, JUV019000, JUV054000, JUV020000, Hard ISBN: 978-0977606542, Soft ISBN: 978-0977606511 (ebook: 978-1452415598)

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Karl Beckstrand
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Activity Books for Kids


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Karl Beckstrand (Author)

Smile addict Karl Beckstrand is the award-winning and bestselling author/illustrator of 20 multicultural titles and more than 80 e-books (reviews by Publisher's Weekly, Kirkus, The Horn Book's blog, School Library Journal, ForeWord Reviews). Becks...

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