Something's Happening on Calabash Street (Hardcover)

A Story with Thirteen Recipes

By Judith Ross Enderle, Donna Ingemanson (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9780811824507, 44pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2000

List Price: 14.95*
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Mishca is curious. Something's happening on Calabash Street. The air is filled with the scents of Mrs. Puccini's bread, the Chambal's curry, the Dakarai's yams and the Chofleur's pie. Mischa helps Mama and Baba stuff cabbages round as the moon. When the sky turns rosy, Mama fills her favorite dish, Baba puts on her best dress, and Mischa leads his family down the street to where lanterns are lit and a steel band has begun to's the Calabash Street Fair Deliciously diverse, "Something's Happening on Calabash Street" includes child-friendly recipes for each of the dishes featured in the story, making it a picturebook and cookbook all in one.

About the Author

Judith Ross Enderle and Stephanie Jacob Gordon are the authors of several books for children. They live in Southern California.