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A Fine Dessert

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A Fine Dessert
Title
A Fine Dessert
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Subject
Summary
A New York Times Best Illustrated BookFrom highly acclaimed author Jenkins and Caldecott Medal–winning illustrator Blackall comes a fascinating picture book in which four families, in four different cities, over four centuries, make the same delicious dessert: blackberry fool. This richly detailed book ingeniously shows how food, technology, and even families have changed throughout American history. In 1710, a girl and her mother in Lyme, England, prepare a blackberry fool, picking wild blackberries and beating cream from their cow with a bundle of twigs. The same dessert is prepared by an enslaved girl and her mother in 1810 in Charleston, South Carolina; by a mother and daughter in 1910 in Boston; and finally by a boy and his father in present-day San Diego. Kids and parents alike will delight in discovering the differences in daily life over the course of four centuries. Includes a recipe for blackberry fool and..
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  • Jenkins, Emily
  • Blackall, Sophie
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Juvenile Literature
  • Juvenile Fiction
Label
A Fine Dessert
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:73f25d6c-163d-4e42-becd-58bd654b795e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375987717
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Fine Dessert
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:73f25d6c-163d-4e42-becd-58bd654b795e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375987717
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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