The Dinner Table (2011)

This picture book is one of five titles in The Power of Reading program, developed by ABC Life Literacy Canada in partnership with Energizer Canada.

This book focuses on a little boy getting ready for dinner at the home of a friend who comes from a different country. He describes, in vivid and funny ways, his concerns about what he might encounter there.

Parents and children can also read this book and the others in the series as e-books by clicking on or, for French versions, going to

They can also develop their own stories by choosing from among five “story builders” that they can customize and share online with friends and family.

Get resource
APA citation
ABC Life Literacy Canada. The Dinner Table 2011. Web. 28 May. 2022 <>
ABC Life Literacy Canada (2011). The Dinner Table. Retrieved May 28, 2022, from
© 2022 Copian Library