Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on KIWIreviews.co.nz : Monday 18th November 2019 - 18:53:35

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Books > Kids - General > You Are What You Eat - and Other Mealtime Hazards review

« When the Cat's Away reviewWhen the CatArt and Max reviewArt and Max »

Score: 7.6/10  [2 reviews]
3 out of 5
ProdID: 2875 - You Are What You Eat - and Other Mealtime Hazards
Author: Serge Bloch

You Are What You Eat - and Other Mealtime Hazards
Sample/s Supplied by:
Click to search for all products supplied by Scholastic (NZ)

Disclosure StatementFULL DISCLOSURE: A number of units of this product have, at some time, been supplied to KIWIreviews by the company for the purposes of unbiased, independent reviews. No fee was accepted by KIWIreviews or the reviewers themselves - these are genuine, unpaid consumer reviews.
April 2011

You Are What You Eat - and Other Mealtime Hazards product reviews

When it's time to eat, be a tough cookie and try something NEW!

Mealtime should be a piece of cake, but this finicky eater eats like a bird. Maybe he'll discover that variety is the spice of life!

Check out Scholastic (NZ) onlineClick here to see all the listings for Scholastic (NZ) Visit their website They do not have a Twitter account Check them out on Facebook They do not have a YouTube Channel They do not have a Pinterest board They do not have an Instagram channel

food   meals   scholastic
Other listings you may be interested in:
Kushiel's AvatarKushiel's AvatarBaboonBaboon
Rating: 9.0
The Brainpower BibleThe Brainpower Bible
Rating: 7.8
The Keepers - 1 - Museum of ThievesThe Keepers - 1 - Museum of Thieves
Rating: 9.3
Full Moon RisingFull Moon Rising
Rating: 8.8
Children of the Lamp:  The Grave Robbers of Genghis KhanChildren of the Lamp:  The Grave Robbers of Genghis KhanMy Story: Berlin OlympicsMy Story: Berlin Olympics
Rating: 8.1
Horses of the Dawn #2: Star RiseHorses of the Dawn #2: Star Rise
Rating: 9.8
The Impossible Quest #4: The Drowned KingdomThe Impossible Quest #4: The Drowned Kingdom
Rating: 10.0
Dirty Bertie - RatsDirty Bertie - Rats
Rating: 10.0
Minions Ready to Read Level 2: Who's The Boss?Minions Ready to Read Level 2: Who's The Boss?
Rating: 9.9
All Because of a Cup of CoffeeAll Because of a Cup of Coffee
Rating: 8.3
Grandma McGarvey Joins the ScrumGrandma McGarvey Joins the Scrum
Rating: 10.0

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of honey.b

Review by: honey.b (Rachel)
Dated: 20th of May, 2011

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 6.5/10
Score 6 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 7 out of 10
Score 8 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 5 out of 10

They say "Don't judge a book by it's cover" for a reason. This isn't the healthy eating guide type book I thought it was going to be, though the quirky food odium's throughout this book would be a good starting point when teaching creative writing and thinking skills.

Although adults would like and appreciate the quirky odium's, I think that unless children are familiar with them, they wouldn't appreciate them and would lose interest in the book quickly. A one on one situation - adult/child would probably be needed until your child understands the odium's.

I love how the line drawn illustrations mixed with cleverly cropped photos match each odium. The actual physical size of this book (6x8) makes it hard to use as a shared, group book but it is the perfect size for a single pair of hands.

Our preschooler loved the pictures but is too young to understand the meaning of the odium's. I would recommend this book for school age children (and adults) in order for the odium's to get their due respect.

Click here to read the profile of emahlyn

Review by: emahlyn (Emma)
Dated: 30th of April, 2011

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 8.8/10
Score 8 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 9 out of 10
Score 10 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 8 out of 10

This is a great book for teaching the kids about different foods as the illustrations are photographs of food with overlaid drawings. I enjoyed the different expressions and idioms on each page but the kids were too young to understand the humour or the idioms themselves (pre school).

I love this book personally and think it would make a great gift for a school age child, it is brilliantly quirky. I ended up googling the author to find more books by him as I did enjoy it and found that Serge Bloch has won a gold medal at the Society of Illustrators. He also illustrates for The New York Times, The Boston Globe and The Washington Post, among other publications.

The illustrations really do make this story.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Books'...

Score: 10.0
Product reviews for listing 6379: Klutz Nail Art (2015 edition) -  Brand / Author: Klutz

Product image for Klutz Nail Art (2015 edition)We just couldn't resist giving this Klutz classic a little polish... Nail Art is getting a fresh look with all-new photography, layout and design - plus new polish colours, gorgeous new designs, and an exclusive fine-tipped detail brush.

This time-tested favourite is a fully-photographic instruction book packed full of tips, techniques, and over 35 designs to paint on fingernails (and toenails, too). With 6 colours of ... more...

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the ePLURIBUS.nz Network. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of KIWIreviews.co.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, under the assumption that they are the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Why does your Obstetrician or Gynaecologist leave the room when you get undressed if they are going to look up there anyway?"

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream