The Life and Times of the Peanut

Written by Charles Micucci

What are peanuts - are they peas or are they nuts? Do they grow above or below ground? Who invented peanut butter? The author, Charles Micucci, explores one of America's most favorite and enigmatic snack foods. This fascinating picture book, with its concise, detailed text and abundant illustrations, ranging from the humorous to the scientific, offers a spirited introduction to the life cycle, many uses, and historical influences of the peanut. In this rich salute to the peanut.he explores one of America's most favorite and enigmatic snack foods.

Age Range 6 - 8 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Grade Level 1st - 3rd
ISBN
9780395722893
Lexile 980L
Themes