Saturday at the Food Pantry

By Diane O’Neill
Illustrated by Brizida Magro

Why I Chose This Book

Addresses food insecurity in a way that is dignified while sharing the emotions and thoughts of the main character.


Diverse Cast


Food Insecurity

About This Book

Molly and her mom don’t always have enough food, so one Saturday they visit their local food pantry. Molly’s happy to get food to eat until she sees her classmate Caitlin, who’s embarrassed to be at the food pantry. Can Molly help Caitlin realize that everyone needs help sometimes?

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