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I'm So Hungry

titles about food, eating and hunger

Juvenile Fiction
Stone Soup, an Old Tale – Marcia Brown
Nory Ryan’s Song – Patricia Reilly Giff
Princess Picky – Marjorie Priceman
How I Survived the Irish Famine: The Journal of Mary O’Flynn – Laura Wilson

Picture Books
Gladys Goes Out to Lunch – Derek Anderson
Monsieur Saguette and His Baguette – Frank Asch
Mr. Maxwell’s Mouse – Frank Asch
Meet Mr. and Mrs. Green – Keith Baker
Showdown At the Food Pyramid – Rex Barron
December – Eve Bunting
The Perfect Pumpkin Pie – Denys Cazet
Mama Panya’s Pancakes: A Village Tale from Kenya – Mary & Rich Chamberlin
I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato – Lauren Child
Full, Full, Full of Love – Trish Cooke
Old Granny and the Bean Thief – Cynthia DeFelice
Minnie’s Diner: A Multiplying Menu – Dayle Ann Dodds
Hungry! Hungry! Hungry! – Malachy Doyle
BooBoo – Olivier Dunrea
The Boy Who Loved Bananas – George Elliott
Eight Animals Bake a Cake – Susan Middleton Elya
Stink Soup – Jill Esbaum
Feast for 10 – Cathryn Falwell
Boxes for Katje – Candace Fleming
Lunch – Denise Fleming
Too Many Pears! – Jackie French
How My Parents Learned to Eat – Ina R. Friedman
Ellie’s Breakfast – Sarah Garland
The Beastly Feast – Bruce Goldstone
Fat Chance Thanksgiving – Patricia Lakin
Eat Your Peas, Ivy Louise! – Leo Landry
Always Room for One More – Sorche Nic Leodhas
Big Jimmy’s Kum Kau Chinese Take Out – Ted Lewin
Dim Sum for Everyone! – Grace Lin
Beatrice’s Goat – Page McBrier
Beetle McGrady Eats Bugs! – Megan McDonald
The Lady In the Box – Ann McGovern
More Pies! – Robert Munsch
The Cabbage Soup Solution – Erika Oller
Button Soup – Doris Orgel
Sweet Tooth – Margie Palatini
Bee-Bim Bop! – Linda Sue Park
The Can-Do Thanksgiving – Marion Hess Pomeranc
Mama Provi and the Pot of Rice – Sylvia Rosa-Casanova
No More Vegetables – Nicole Rubel
Hola! Jalape
ño – Amy Wilson Sanger
Noodle Man: The Pasta Superhero – April Pulley Sayre
The Ravenous Beast – Niamh Sharkey
Food Fight – Carol Diggory Shields
Thelonius Monster’s Sky-High Fly Pie: A Revolting Rhyme – Judy Sierra
My Pop Pop and Me – Irene Smalls
Thanksgiving At the Tappletons – Eileen Spinelli
Making Plum Jam – John Warren Stewig
The Greatest Potatoes – Penelope Stowell
Drat That Fat Cat – Pat Thomson
Crêpes By Suzette – Monica Wellington
If a Chicken Stayed for Supper – Carrie Weston
Hey, Pancakes! – Tamson Weston
Old Cricket – Lisa Wheeler
One Dark Night – Lisa Wheeler
Frog In the Bog – Karma Wilson
Mr. Murray and Thumbkin – Karma Wilson
Bear Wants More – Karma Wilson
The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear – Don & Audrey Wood

The Lion’s Share: A Somali Folktale / Qayb Libaax – Said Salah Ahmed
The Thanksgiving Door – Debby Atwell
Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 – Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Hunger: Examining Cause and Effect Relationships – Neal Bernards
Chameleon Chameleon – Joy Cowley
Bagels From Benny – Aubrey Davis
Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish Folktale – Tomie dePaola
Baby Food – Saxton Freymann
Mrs. Greenberg’s Messy Hanukkah – Linda Glaser
Ice-Cream Cones for Sale! – Elaine Greenstein
Cactus Soup – Eric A. Kimmel
Always Room for One More – Sorche Nic Leodhas
Feed the Children First: Irish Memories of the Great Hunger – Mary Lyons
Stone Soup – Jon J. Muth
If the World Were a Village: A Book About the World’s People – David J. Smith

The Adventurous Chef: Alexis Soyer – Ann Arnold

titles last updated March 17, 2008

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