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Bread Is for Eating

Bread Is for Eating

David and Phillis Gershator; Illustrated by Emma Shaw-Smith

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A bilingual, rhythmic celebration of bread, from farmer to baker.

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“Spanish and English are bled seamlessly with the graceful narrative. Shaw-Smith's heroic-style pictures, filled with rich, glowing reds and yellows, are crammed with disparate details.” —School Library Journal

“Mamita explains how bread is created and celebrates its goodness by singing a short and simple Spanish song.... The music for this original song, along with lyrics in both Spanish and English, is included at the end.” —Booklist

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About the author

David and Phillis Gershator; Illustrated by Emma Shaw-Smith

Phillis Gershator is a former librarian and the author of several picture books.
David Gershator is a songwriter and a translator of Spanish poetry. The Gershators live on the island of St. Thomas. Emma Shaw-Smith, a native of Ireland, lives in Memphis, Tennessee.

David Gershator

Phillis Gershator

© David Gershator

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