Find out how the strawberry jam in your sandwich was made in this bright, clearly explained and illustrated story of sugar.
Where does sugar come from? This fascinating learn-as-you-read picture book tells you everything you ever wanted to know about how sugar is made. Simple, rhythmical text, colourful illustrations and a carefully researched information section at the back take you through the process, which begins with a sugar cane growing in the earth and ends in sweet, sticky jam!
Meredith Hooper grew up in Australia and came to the UK to do a post-graduate degree at Oxford. She is the author of many remarkable books for children, acclaimed for the way they distil a wealth of research into writing which is both simple and powerful.More about Meredith Hooper
Giles Andreae is the award-winning and bestselling author of Rumble in the Jungle, Giraffes Can't Dance and The Lion Who Wanted to Love. Giles is also the creator and voice behind Purple Ronnie. He lives in London. Katharine McEwen is the highly acclaimed illustrator of numerous books, including the Titchy Witch series for Orchard. She lives in Kent.More about Katharine McEwen