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Eat This!

How Fast Food Marketing Gets You to Buy Junk (And How to Fight Back)

by Andrea Curtis, illustrated by Peggy Collins
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: diet & nutrition, cooking & food

A provocative follow-up to the bestselling What's for Lunch?, Eat This! zooms in on fast food marketing to children — an immense industry worth billions of dollars. Andrea Curtis shows how fast food companies push their unhealthy food and beverages by embedding their sales pitches in everything from Snapchat filters to movies, from videogames to …


What's for Lunch?

How Schoolchildren Eat Around the World

by Andrea Curtis, photographs by Yvonne Duivenvoorden
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 5
tagged: diet & nutrition, multicultural education

Whether their school is under a banyan tree, in a dusty tent held up with poles or in a sturdy brick structure in the heart of a bustling city, all children need a healthy lunch to be able to learn and grow. Good food nourishes both our bodies and our brains. It's one of the basic building blocks of life.

As the world has become more interconnected …

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