Rice and Rocks Trade Book

Rice and Rocks Trade Book

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Tradition takes flight in Rice & Rocks, a picture book celebrating culture and diversity.Giovanni’s friends are coming over for Sunday dinner, and his grandmother is serving rice and beans. Giovanni is embarrassed—he does not like “rice and rocks” and worries his friends will think the traditional Jamaican dish is weird. But his favorite Auntie comes to the rescue. She and Giovanni’s pet parrot, Jasper, take him on a magical journey across the globe, visiting places where people eat rice and rocks. This exciting story celebrates the varied traditions of every culture while also highlighting the delicious similarities that bring us all together.
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Product details

  • Book | 1 pages
  • 244 x 279 x 13mm | 454g
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1940014735
  • 9781940014739
  • 2,610,280

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Tradition takes flight in Rice & Rocks, a picture book celebrating culture and diversity.

Giovanni's friends are coming over for Sunday dinner, and his grandmother is serving rice and beans. Giovanni is embarrassed he does not like "rice and rocks" and worries his friends will think the traditional Jamaican dish is weird. But his favorite Auntie comes to the rescue. She and Giovanni's pet parrot, Jasper, take him on a magical journey across the globe, visiting places where people eat rice and rocks. This exciting story celebrates the varied traditions of every culture while also highlighting the delicious similarities that bring us all together.
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73 ratings
4.38 out of 5 stars
5 52% (38)
4 37% (27)
3 8% (6)
2 3% (2)
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