Grandpa Cacao : A Tale of Chocolate, from Farm to Family
by Elizabeth Zunon


Overview -

This beautifully illustrated story connects past and present as a girl bakes a chocolate cake with her father and learns about her grandfather harvesting cacao beans in West Africa.

Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere

As a little girl and her father bake her birthday cake together, Daddy tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast in West Africa. In a land where elephants roam and the air is hot and damp, Grandpa Cacao worked in his village to harvest cacao, the most important ingredient in chocolate. "Chocolate is a gift to you from Grandpa Cacao," Daddy says. "We can only enjoy chocolate treats thanks to farmers like him." Once the cake is baked, it's ready to eat, but this isn't her only birthday present. There's a special surprise waiting at the front door . . .

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Overview

This beautifully illustrated story connects past and present as a girl bakes a chocolate cake with her father and learns about her grandfather harvesting cacao beans in West Africa.

Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere

As a little girl and her father bake her birthday cake together, Daddy tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast in West Africa. In a land where elephants roam and the air is hot and damp, Grandpa Cacao worked in his village to harvest cacao, the most important ingredient in chocolate. "Chocolate is a gift to you from Grandpa Cacao," Daddy says. "We can only enjoy chocolate treats thanks to farmers like him." Once the cake is baked, it's ready to eat, but this isn't her only birthday present. There's a special surprise waiting at the front door . . .


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781681196404
  • ISBN-10: 1681196409
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publish Date: May 2019
  • Page Count: 40
  • Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Dimensions: 10.2 x 10.1 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.05 pounds


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Books > Juvenile Fiction > Cooking & Food
Books > Juvenile Fiction > Family - Multigenerational
Books > Juvenile Fiction > People & Places - Africa

 
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