Y/A Omnivores Dilemma: The Secrets Behind What You Eat

Author: Michael Pollan
Homepage 9780803734159

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  • : $28.00(NZD)
  • : 9780803734159
  • : Penguin Putnam Inc
  • : Dial Books for Young Readers,US
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  • : February 2010
  • : 229mm X 153mm X 29mm
  • : United States
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Description

The "New York Times aWhatas for dinner?a seemed like a simple questionauntil journalist and supermarket detective Michael Pollan delved behind the scenes. From fast food and big organic to small farms and old-fashioned hunting and gathering, this young readersa adaptation of Pollanas famous food-chain exploration encourages kids to consider the personal and global health implications of their food choices.


In a smart, compelling format with updated facts, plenty of photos, graphs, and visuals, as well as a new afterword and backmatter, The Omnivoreas Dilemma serves up a bold message to the generation that needs it most: Itas time to take charge of our national eating habitsaand it starts with you.