Stone soup

Author: Marcia Brown
Publisher: Aladdin
ISBN: PSU:000026777801
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When three hungry soldiers come to a town where all the food has been hidden, they set out to make soup of water and stones, and all the town enjoys a feast.

Stone Soup

Author: Heather Forest
Publisher: august house
ISBN: 0874834988
Release Date: 1998-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Two hungry travelers use a stone as a soup starter and demonstrate the benefits of sharing. Includes a recipe for soup.

Stone Soup

Author: Tony Ross
Publisher:
ISBN: 0006645682
Release Date: 1995
Genre:

The bad, bad Wolf wants to make a meal out of Mother Hen and then make off with her goodies. But before he can do it, she makes a meal for him. Stone soup is surprisingly filling.

The Real Story of Stone Soup

Author: Ying Chang Compestine
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399187148
Release Date: 2007-01-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A stingy fisherman always makes his three young helpers do all his work. One day he scolds the “lazy boys” for forgetting to provide lunch. “Don’t worry,” they say. “We can make stone soup.” The boys dig a hole and fill it with water and “flavored” stones. They trick the fisherman into making bowls and chopsticks, and fetching salt and sesame oil. While he’s busy, they stir in bird eggs, add wild vegetables, and slip fish into the soup. By the time the old man returns, they have a feast fit for a king. To this day, “Egg Drop Stone Soup” is a traditional dish in southeast China. A recipe is included.

Some Friends To Feed

Author: Pete Seeger
Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group
ISBN: 0399240179
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A poor but clever traveler finds a way to get the townspeople to share their food with him in this retelling of a classic tale, set in Germany at the end of the Thirty Years War.

Stone Soup

Author: Ann McGovern
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 0812422791
Release Date: 1986-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Freshly illustrated folktale about a man who makes soup from a stone.

Bold

Author: Peter H. Diamandis
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781476709581
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Business & Economics

“A visionary roadmap for people who believe they can change the world—and invaluable advice about bringing together the partners and technologies to help them do it.” —President Bill Clinton A radical, how-to guide for using exponential technologies, moonshot thinking, and crowd-powered tools, Bold unfolds in three parts. Part One focuses on the exponential technologies that are disrupting today’s Fortune 500 companies and enabling upstart entrepreneurs to go from “I’ve got an idea” to “I run a billion-dollar company” far faster than ever before. The authors provide exceptional insight into the power of 3D printing, artificial intelligence, robotics, networks and sensors, and synthetic biology. Part Two draws on insights from billionaires such as Larry Page, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and Jeff Bezos and reveals their entrepreneurial secrets. Finally, Bold closes with a look at the best practices that allow anyone to leverage today’s hyper-connected crowd like never before. Here, the authors teach how to design and use incentive competitions, launch million-dollar crowdfunding campaigns to tap into tens of billions of dollars of capital, and finally how to build communities—armies of exponentially enabled individuals willing and able to help today’s entrepreneurs make their boldest dreams come true.

The Aladdin Factor

Author: Jack Canfield
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101666357
Release Date: 1995-10-01
Genre: Self-Help

Anything is possible...if you dare to ask! Personal happiness. Creative fulfillment. Professional success. Freedom from fear--and a new promise of joy that's yours for the asking. We have the ability at our fingertips to achieve these things. It's the Aladdin Factor: the magical wellspring of confidence, desire--and the willingness to ask--that allows us to make wishes come true. Now bestselling motivational authors Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen introduce us to the Aladdin Factor--and help us put it into effect in our own lives. The Aladdin Factor helps us by pinpointing the major stumbling blocks to asking--and teaching simple techniques to overcome them. With inspirational stories about people who have succeeded by asking for what they want, this book shows us how to turn our lives around--no matter what kind of obstacles we face. And with this knowledge, we can reap the riches of a truly well-lived life--a treasure that comes not from an enchanted lamp, but from the heart.

Strega Nona

Author: Tomie dePaola
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442449442
Release Date: 2011-10-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this e-book edition, Tomie dePaola retells his classic story against a charming musical score. Strega Nona—"Grandma Witch"—is the source for potions, cures, magic, and comfort in her Calabrian town. Her magical ever-full pasta pot is especially intriguing to hungry Big Anthony. Big Anthony is supposed to look after her house and tend her garden, but one day, when she goes over the mountain to visit Strega Amelia, he recites the magic verse over the pasta pot, with disastrous results.

Will Write for Food

Author: Dianne Jacob
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9780738218069
Release Date: 2015-07-14
Genre: Cooking

For more than 15 years, writing coach, editor, and blogger Dianne Jacob has taught food lovers how to take their passion from the plate to the page. Now, Jacob has revised and updated her award-winning guide. Whether you've been writing for years or are just starting out, Will Write for Food offers what you need to know to succeed and thrive, including: - A new chapter dedicated to making an income from food writing - Updated information about self-publishing and cookbook production - Tips on creating and sustaining an irresistible blog with gorgeous photos - The keys to successful freelancing and reviewing - Advice from award-winning writers, editors, and agents - Engaging, fun writing exercises to get the juices flowing

Shiloh

Author: Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689316142
Release Date: 1991-09-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.

Fandango Stew

Author: David Davis
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1402765274
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Penniless Slim and his grandson Luis ride into the unwelcoming western town of Skinflint, rustling up a delicious meal for all its citizens out of one lone bean, in a trickster tale with a message about sharing and community building.

Pickles to Pittsburgh

Author: Judi Barrett
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442449671
Release Date: 2012-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this charming sequel to the classic Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Kate and Henry eagerly await Grandpa's return from a vacation that his postcard says has been one of the best and most unusual ever. Thinking about that postcard Kate drifts off to sleep that night and... "With Henry as my co-pilot..." she visits the strange land of Chewandswallow -- a land characterized by massive amounts of food, immense carrots, leafy jungles of lettuce, and tuna fish sandwiches so gigantic they have to be moved by helicopter. What the people of Chewandswallow are doing with all that food is most intriguing of all. Fans of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs will applaud this return trip with its underlying message of generosity and a world community.