A comical fleet of fourteen food trucks is rolling into town in this fun and informative picture book about the street food craze. Mark Todd’s cartoon illustrations and rhyming text introduce this culinary convoy as they take to the streets serving up yummy treats and some surprising facts about America’s contemporary chuckwagons.
“Talk about your meals on wheels!”
A convoy of comic food trucks is heading your way, serving up a mouthful of good eats with a side of humor and verse. They’ve got everything from french fries to falafel. You can sample sushi. Build a burger. Eat an empanada! There’s a food truck flavor to satisfy every appetite in this comically illustrated picture book with rhyming text. A fun and informative homage to tasty treats and transportation. Additional fun facts on food history and nutrition are also peppered throughout th e book.
“A tasty treat on trucks and takeout.”
“There’s plenty of personality in Todd’s quirky fleet of trucks.”
“Readers will be inspired to write a poem or design a food truck for a favorite food that’s ‘rib-stickin’, finger-lickin’, or toothpick-needin’.”
—School Library Journal
Check out Mark Todd’s early sketch for the pretzel truck below, and visit HMH Kids on Tumblr for more behind-the-scenes sketches!