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Topics on the Page

  • Notes and Lists
  • Menus and Food
    • World Hunger and the Global Seed Bank
    • Native American Food Contributions to the World
    • Native American Farming


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I Wrote You a Note. Liz Boyd, Chronicle Books, 2017

Nate the Great and the Musical Note. Majorie Weinman Sharmut & Craig Sharmut. Illustrated by Marc Simont. Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2013
  • Detective Nate and his dog Sludge must solve the mystery of strange musical note.


Underneath My Bed: List Poems. Brian Cleary. illustrated by Richard Watson. Millbrook Press, 2016







Menus and Food


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Samson: The Piranha Who Went to Dinner. Tag Bentley. Balzer-Bray, 2017


Dragons Love Tacos. Adam Rubin. Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri. Dial Books, 2012


Hot Dog! Eleanor Roosevelt Throws a Picnic. Leslie Kimmelman. Illustrated by Victor Juhasz. Sleeping Bear Press, 2014
  • First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt meets King George VI and Queen Elizabeth during their 1939 visit to the United States.


Julia, Child. Kyo Maclear. Illustrated by Julie Morstad. Tundra Books, 2014
  • Julia and her friend Simca create a cookbook together


Bellyache: A Delicious Tale. Crystal Marcos. Cat Marcus Publishing, 2011




World Hunger and the Global Seed Bank


Special Topic Page on World Hunger and Poverty

Special Topic Page on the Svalbard Global Seed Bank and the Doomsday Vault

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Potatoes, beans, corn, peanuts, pumpkins, tomatoes, squash, peppers, nuts, melons, and sunflower seeds

The Sioux Chef Reviving Native American Cuisine. The Atlantic (November 1, 2016)

Native American Farming

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