Before We Eat (Board book)

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Before We Eat By Pat Brisson, Mary Azarian (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Pat Brisson, Mary Azarian (Illustrator)
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doesn’t just appear in the refrigerator, nor do apples grow in the bowl on the
kitchen counter. Before we eat, many people work very hard—planting grain,
catching fish, tending animals, filling crates, and stocking shelves.

About the Author

Pat Brisson is the author of 20 books for young readers, including The Summer My Father Was Ten and Sometimes We Were Brave, Tummy Time Friends, and Common Critters. A graduate of Rutgers University, she is a former elementary school teacher, school librarian, and public-library reference librarian. Pat lives in New Jersey with her husband.

Artist Mary Azarian is the Caldecott-Medal winning illustrator of Snowflake Bentley, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin (1999, Houghton Mifflin). She created the pictures for Before We Eat by first carving the pictures in wood (in reverse!) and then printing them with ink onto paper before adding the color with watercolor paints. She lives and creates her art on a hilltop farm in Vermont.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780884488330
ISBN-10: 0884488330
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers
Publication Date: May 5th, 2020
Pages: 32
Language: English