for Hot Diggity Dog by Adrienne Sylver and Elwood H. Smith
If we are what we eat, Americans are hot dogs. We ate them on the way to the moon and served them to the king of England. We name a Hot Dog Eating Champ! Garnished with hilarious illustrations and amazing foodie facts, this kid-friendly, globespanning history of our favorite fast-food meal offers unique insight into America's multicultural heritage. From a Roman emperor's snack to a hobo's franks-and-beans, from ballpark treat to astronaut food, there's more wonder in a wiener thank you might think.
"Sylver and Smith have created the perfect browsable title about that quintessential kid food." --School Library Journal
"An energetic combination of history and food for thought." --Publishers Weekly