"The youngest of readers are in for a delicious treat that will take them around the world without ever leaving the kitchen.... From the bouncing rhythm of the writing it is clear that Gomes enjoys playing with language as much as her characters love eating food." (Canadian Bookseller
About the Author
Filomena Gomes has a passion for language, culture, writing and teaching. This is her first children’s book. She lives in Calgary, Alberta with her husband, David, and their three children, Madeleine, Zachary and Éva Simone. She loves them all more than sushi.
Ashley Spires has illustrated two previous books, but this is the first one to make her hungry while she drew it. She lives in Richmond, British Columbia, with her cats, Gracie and Charlotte, and her favorite foods are strawberries, nectarines and chocolate.