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Tasty: A History of Yummy Experiments (A Graphic Novel)

Tasty: A History of Yummy Experiments (A Graphic Novel)

Current price: $13.99
Publication Date: December 5th, 2023
Random House Graphic
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Tastyis a sweet, fun way to get kids interested in learning history! There are so many things to learn in this book; even I learned new stuff as an adult. The art style is perfect, and the humor and storyline will keep kids hooked!

Olivia Hoover, Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA
January/February 2024 Kids' Indie Next List


How did cheese happen? Who pickled the first pickle? Explore the history of innovative food in this non-fiction graphic novel filled with facts, legends, and recipes.

Have you ever wondered how some of our favorite foods came to be? How was cheese created and who realized it belonged on everything? Was soda always meant to be a drink? A team of whimsical food sprites are excited to show you the yummy history of food expirements from all over the world! 

Learn about the true stories behind pickles! Get a recipe for how to make your favorite pizza! With a story and recipe for every chapter, this graphic novel will give you something to read and taste.

About the Author

Victoria Grace Elliott is the creator of the webcomic Balderdash! or, a tale of two witches. Yummy: a History of Desserts is her debut graphic novel. She's a queer Southern illustrator & comic artist living in Austin, Texas.

Praise for Tasty: A History of Yummy Experiments (A Graphic Novel)

"Deliciously educational." —Kirkus Reviews

"Simultaneously dense with information and an utter treat, this is perfect for kids and tweens obsessed with food." —Booklist