Everybody Brings Noodles
By Norah Dooley. Illustrated by Peter Thornton.
Carrie has worked hard to organize her neighborhood's 4th of July block party. Excitement hangs in the air as she makes sure that every last detail—from the food to the talent show—is ready.
Carrie discovers that each family has prepared a special noodle dish. Her neighbors come from many different places and their dishes range from kugel to zaru soba. Accompanied by easy-to-make recipes, this tale is sure to please the young readers who loved Everybody Cooks Rice, as well as those who are new to Carrie's multicultural neighborhood.
Hardcover: 40 pp.