Wilfred Toadflax is a Gourmand

Wilfred Toadflax is a Gourmand

Wilfred Toadflax’s surprise birthday is a picnic feast of picnic feast of cakes and pies and jellies and fruits. It’s the kind of high carb meal that makes your teeth hurt. Mr. Apple’s grace suggests that the food is local, but not as he suggest from...
Woodson’s We Had a Picnic Sunday Past

Woodson’s We Had a Picnic Sunday Past

Jacqueline Woodson’s We Had a Picnic This Sunday Past (1997) is a joyous family gathering with mounds to eat. A feast. It’s a story about a African American family reunion picnic in an urban park. The narrator, a young girl, comes with her Grandma, who has worked all...