Little Red Hot by Eric A. Kimmel

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Little Red Hot loves red hot chilli peppers. She eats them for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. When her grandmother catches a cold, Little Red makes her a hot pepper pie that will "knock those cold germs right out of her". But before Little Red shares her pie with Grandma, she meets Señor Lobo. The pie comes in very handy when the wily wolf tries to trick her into thinking he's her grandmother.

About Eric A. Kimmel

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Eric A. Kimmel has collected and retold many tales from around the world. Among his best are Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins (a Caldecott Honor Book), Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, and Cactus Soup. When not writing at his home in Portland, Oregon, he shares his tales at schools and conferences throughout the United States. Learn more:
Published February 26, 2013 by Two Lions. 1 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Cooking, Children's Books. Non-fiction

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It offers a strong female role model in Little Red Hot, a self-sufficient girl who likes her peppers hot and doesn't shy away from a little confrontation.

Feb 26 2013 | Read Full Review of Little Red Hot

Gr 1–3—A Texas twist on a familiar tale. Little Red Hot gets her name from the peppers she's so fond of eating. When she visits her sick grandma, she takes her a red-hot chili pie. Who should she meet as she rides through the woods? Pecos Bill, the Three Tamales, and, of course, Señor Lobo. The w...

Jun 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Little Red Hot

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