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Lima's Red Hot Chilli-English Big Book
Lima's Red Hot Chilli-English Big Book - Bilingual Book


 
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Lima's Red Hot Chilli-English Big Book
by David Mills
illustrated by Derek Brazell

Lima is one hungry little girl. She comes upon a shiny, delicious red hot chilli. She takes a big bite into the chilli, and experiences a spectacular fireworks display in her mouth! Dad, Mom, Aunt and Grandad all try to help, but Lima's mouth won't cool off. Who will rescue her? A great story to introduce children to foods from around the world. Winner of Best of British Illustration by the Association of Illustrators.

Book Review:
This is a story of Lima who, when she comes home from school, is hungry. Nothing seems to tempt her except the one thing her mother told her to avoid: the red hot chilli. When Lima takes a bite of the chilli, she feels like her mouth is on fire. Everyone in her house tries to give her something to help ease the “fireworks in her mouth”: first her mother with water, then her father with ice cream, her aunt with jelly, then her grandfather with mango. Nothing eases the pain. Finally her grandmother gives her a glass of milk, which finally helps. When her mother asks her if she's still hungry, she says she is quite full from all the remedies.
This is a sweet book and easy to read. The drawings are lifelike and the expressions on the faces of the characters are delightful. When reading this story to my three-year-old daughter, she covers her mouth like she's had something hot to eat as well.
Review by Carol Holland
From the August 2006 issue of
Culture Connection
Newsletter

Big book available in English only
Ages: 3-8 Paperback
Dimensions: 16.5w x 11.7h inches
Lima's Red Hot Chilli-English Big Book

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