Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs

Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs

Book - 1978
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Life is delicious in the town of Chewandswallow where it rains soup and juice, snows mashed potatoes, and blows storms of hamburgers--until the weather takes a turn for the worse
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1978
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780689306471
0689306474
Branch Call Number: PIC Barrett, J 1978
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Barrett, Ron

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vpl_childrens Dec 15, 2015

Oh no, it’s raining food. What is the town going to do?

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mmcbeth29
Jan 04, 2015

In this story, Grandpa tells a bedtime story about a town where food rains down three times a day. No one shops for food. Unfortunately things begin to go wrong. Food storms happen, food becomes larger, and strange food combinations come down. In order to survive, the people make boats out of stale food and sail to a new land where they have to learn to buy their own food.

This is a unique and timeless story. The illustrations are drawn by the author's husband. They are complex so there is a lot to look at on each page.

What child wouldn't enjoy a story about food falling from the sky? The story is longer and more complex than a typical picture book so I would recommend it especially for ages 4-9. The upper age range would enjoy this as a book they can read for themselves.

lms Jul 26, 2010

This isn't dry humour!

kantoni Sep 11, 2009

I loved this book as a kid!

neko Sep 04, 2009

A story about grampa's home town.

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mmcbeth29
Jan 04, 2015

mmcbeth29 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 4 and 9

blue_rabbit_490 Jun 21, 2012

blue_rabbit_490 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 7

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green_bird_714
Jan 12, 2010

green_bird_714 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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green_bird_714
Jan 12, 2010

Coarse Language: This title contains Coarse Language.

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