First Book of Sushi

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Miso in my sippy cup, tofu in my bowl! From tekka maki to wasabi, tasty treats await young readers in this colorful, rhyming ode to Japanese cuisine. With pages full of tummy-tempting foods, the books in the World Snacks series are a delicious way to introduce even the littlest eaters to cuisines from all around the globe.


I see take-out tekka maki,
kappa maki packed to go.

Temaki-style hand roll
with uni urchin roe.

Miso in my sippy cup,
tofu in my bowl.


“Inform and charm eaters big and small.”
St. Petersburg Times

“Charming,” “user-friendly,” and “stimulating.”
Ruminator Review