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Grandpa Cacao : a tale of chocolate, from farm to family / written and illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon.

Zunon, Elizabeth, (author,, illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 12 of 13 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Dorchester County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - Summerville Branch E ZUN (Text) 30018005874538 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681196404
  • ISBN: 1681196409
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere! As a little girl and her father bake her birthday cake together, Daddy tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast in West Africa. In a land where elephants roam and the air is hot and damp, Grandpa Cacao worked in his village to harvest cacao, the most important ingredient in chocolate. "Chocolate is a gift to you from Grandpa Cacao," Daddy says. "We can only enjoy chocolate treats thanks to farmers like him." Once the cake is baked, it's ready to eat, but this isn't her only birthday present. There's a special surprise waiting at the front door...-- Publisher.
Subject: Cacao > Fiction.
Cake > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Cacao > Juvenile fiction.
Cake > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.

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