Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 0
- Grade: k to 4
- Reading age: 1 to 9
Jackson’s friends and their families bake assorted hot cross buns for his Easter party. Liam’s foster parents use his most memorable Scottish ingredient, and Dimitri’s dad adds Greek mahlepi spice. Some have rainbow colours for all to see and a sweet Jamaican bun and cheese recipe! One by one, the children arrive with hot cross buns for everyone.
About the authors
Yolanda T. Marshall is a Guyanese-born Canadian author. In 2015, after becoming a mom, Yolanda was inspired to write her first children’s book named Keman’s First Carnival. She is also the author of C is for Carnival, A Piece of Black Cake for Santa, Sweet Sorrel Stand, Miles Away In The Caribbean, Hot Cross Buns For Everyone and My Soca Birthday Party: with Jollof Rice and Steel Pans. A world traveller, a jazz lover and a devoted mother, she embodies art and takes her readers on adventurous, cultured journeys. Yolanda lives in Toronto, Canada with her family.
Daria Lavrova, is a painter and an illustrator, specialising in children's illustration. She graduated from St.Petersburg University of Law and has worked as a lawyer for some time before she decided to follow her love of art and pursued her passion for painting.