Eat Up

Eat Up! An Infographic Exploration of Food (2017)

Co-authored with Paula Ayer, illustrated by Belle Wuthrich

Genre: Middle-Grade Non-Fiction

Honorable Mention, Greek Book Festival Award

Starred Selection, Best Books for Kids & Teens, CCBC

Nominated, 2018 Silver Birch Award, Ontario Library Association

Nominated, 2018 Red Cedar Non-Fiction Award

This colourful infographic looks at the many surprising and fascinating facts about food. Find out the often surprising answers to questions such as: Why are we throwing away our groceries? Who grows our food? Where does our meat and fish come from? How does it get to us? How do food companies advertise to children? Readers will also discover how our sense of taste works (and sometimes tricks us), the link between farming and water and energy, and what a food swamp is.