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Review: Cooking with Henry and Elliebelly by Carolyn Parkhurst

Cooking with Henry and Elliebelly
By Carolyn Parkhurst
Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino
Feiwel and Friends (Macmillan)
ISBN: 9780312548483
Grades K-2

*Best New Book*

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Review copy from publisher.

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Also reviewed by A Fuse #8 Production, Kids Lit, Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast,

Check out some early Henry and Elliebelly artwork at Get to the Point.

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About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


  1. Love this book.

  2. We performed this book as a reader’s theatre to all of the K-8 students in our school, and they loved it! A fanastic book all around.

    • Cool to hear! I never considered the readers theater potential in this book, but that make a lot of sense. Thanks for sharing.