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  • The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley 1781 Rose St Berkeley, CA, 94703 United States (map)

We're so excited to kickoff the publication of Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious ( at The Edible Schoolyard Project in Berkeley.

Alice Waters will join us to make the introduction. We'll tour the school garden and sample from the kitchen classroom, followed by a signing with author Jacqueline Briggs Martin. (RSVP is requested due to limited capacity.) 

School Library Journal gave the book a "starred" review and calls it “a fine introduction to… nutrition, healthy eating, and creative people making positive change.” Kirkus Reviews calls the book “[A] lively biography… chronicling the life of one contemporary foodie who has worked to make a difference in children's nutritional lives."

As part of the book launch and celebration of Food Literacy Month in September, Jackie Martin will also be signing at these events:
• Thur, 9/18, 4-5pm: Berkeley Farmers Market/ Ecology Center(
• Sat, 9/20, 11am-noon: Book Passage-Ferry Building (
• Sat, 9/20, 4-5 pm: Berkeley Public Library - Claremont Branch (

September is Food Literacy Month and Organic Harvest Month while October is National Farm-to-School Month. Wonderful time to introduce children and families to good reads and good eats. Join us for the celebration!

Earlier Event: September 13
Magnolia Farmers Market