Put on your bib, it’s pizza time!
Did you know there’s a brand new picture book celebrating our favorite cheesy, crusty, spicy, tomato-luscious food? Bet you’d love to wrap your lips around a warm, ooey gooey slice right this minute. 🙂
Elenia Beretta’s We Love Pizza: Everything you want to know about your number one food (Little Gestalten, 2021) opens with this savory poem:
THE WORLD'S FAVORITE FOOD The world is full of people, And people have to eat, And if they had to choose a dish, There’s one that’s hard to beat. You make it and you bake it, Or you buy it in a shop. It can be soft or crunchy, And have lots of things on top. It’s simple but delicious -- That’s how it’s earned its fame. Have you now guessed what it is? Yes, PIZZA is its name!
This delectable introduction to the dish for pizza lovers of all ages is packed with fascinating tidbits sure to surprise and delight.
Where did pizza originate and how did it come to America? What are the different sizes and shapes of pizza? What exactly is a pizzeria and who are some of the people associated with it? How do you make your own pizza, and best of all, what kinds of toppings do people all over the world prefer?Continue reading