Grandpa Cacao : a tale of chocolate, from farm to family /Material type: BookPublisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2019.Description: 1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781681196404; 1681196409.Subject(s): Cacao -- Juvenile fiction | Cake -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Picture books for children | Cacao -- Fiction | Cake -- Fiction | Family life -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Picture books for childrenSummary: As a little girl and her father work together to make her birthday cake, he tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast. Includes author's note and a cake recipe.
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<p> This beautifully illustrated story connects past and present as a girl bakes a chocolate cake with her father and learns about her grandfather harvesting cacao beans in West Africa. <br> <br> Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere!<br> <br> 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'ther only birthday present. There's a special surprise waiting at the front door . . .</p>
Includes a recipe for Chocolate Celebration Cake.
As a little girl and her father work together to make her birthday cake, he tells the story of her Grandpa Cacao, a farmer from the Ivory Coast. Includes author's note and a cake recipe.