Children’s Books We ❤️: The Vegetables We Eat by Gail Gibbons. The information shared with children in their early years can create healthy habits that last a lifetime and kids books are one of our greatest tools in supporting children. Research confirms that looking at picture books about fruits and vegetables, increases a child’s desire to eat and try these foods.
This books cultivates just that. Let’s call this book Vegetable 101. Gail’s book takes us on a journey to understand where vegetables come from, the different types of vegetables, the parts of each plant we eat, and the many shapes and sizes children will encounter. It is a great way to expose children to a range of vegetables. It is filled with beautiful illustrations. It is a book worth adding to your collection or picking up at your local library.