THE MAN WHO COOKED FOR HIMSELF by Phyllis Krasilovsky, pictures by Mamoru Funai (1981 Softcover 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches 42 pages. Parents Magazine Press / Pippin Paperbacks) by Phylls Krasilovsky et al., http://www.amazon.com/dp/0819311294/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_EUCwtb19WVATR
On the Day Peter Stuyvesant Sailed into Town by Arnold Lobel. Read in prep for our trip to NYC (nice connection w/Plymouth and Dutch history studies). L. noticed rhyme and poetic structure, and asked to research why Peter had a wooden leg.