Everybody Cooks Rice

Everybody Cooks Rice

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780876145913
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 11/01/1992
Series: Carolrhoda Picture Books
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 59,716
Product dimensions: 8.94(w) x 7.34(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Norah Dooley is a storyteller and children's author. Norah's widely acclaimed picture books, Everybody Cooks Rice, Everybody Bakes Bread, Everybody Serves Soup, and Everybody Brings Noodles, (Carolrhoda) are four titles in a series about her former neighborhood in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Norah has performed as a featured storyteller in the Cambridge River Festival, Newport Folk Festival, Albany NY River Festival, 3 Apples Storytelling Festival, Christmas and Spring Revels in Cambridge, and and at the Clearwater Festival. Norah presents workshops and stories for people of all ages throughout New England and also in New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, and Phoenix. She has published six spoken word CDs, and she is the co-founder of massmouth.org, a 501c3 promoting the timeless art of storytelling through social media, education, and live performance. Norah was described as "an entrancing storyteller" by Scott Alarik in the Boston Globe.

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Everybody Cooks Rice 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
jacale19 on LibraryThing 5 months ago
This is a great book that shows the various groups of cultures that eat rice. This little girl goes around the neighborhood looking for her brother. She meets different neighbors from different cultures and they are all eating different kinds of rice. ( they give recipes for them too!)
CarolinaMom More than 1 year ago
I used this book for a Kindergarten Social Studies lesson that focused on families and diversity. I love the illustrations and the fact that the story is told from a child's perspective. The diversity represented is respectful and informational. I love how the author ended the story saying that basically we are all different, but we are all the same. Everybody cooks rice. Great book!