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Author Peterson, Cris, author.

Title Popcorn country : the story of America's favorite snack / Cris Peterson ; photographs by David R. Lundquist.

Publication Info. Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Boyds Mills Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 635.677 PET    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 635.677 PET    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 31 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm
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Summary Kids love food--and they especially love to eat popcorn! Author Cris Peterson offers an illuminating step-by-step examination of the history and science behind America's favorite snack. With photographs illustrating every stage, readers get a behind-the-scenes view of how popcorn is planted, grown, harvested, processed, tested, and finally shipped to stores and movie theaters all over the world. Back matter delves into the history of popcorn and how it became so popular in the United States. --
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31)
Subject Popcorn -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Corn -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Lundquist, David R., 1950- photographer (expression)
ISBN 9781629798929 (hardcover)
1629798924 (hardcover)

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