Inside, Alexander learns a valuable lesson about eating foods that he shouldn't. He meets lots of eating people along the way and learns to never eat something without his parents' permission. - back cover
Alexander feels left out from parties at school because of food allergies. His teacher reads a story about a reindeer whose red nose made him different, and Alex knows how he feels. When Alex decides to bring in a special treat for his classmates, he learns that being different gives you the opportunity to save the day! - back cover
Alexander and his pals who have food allergy are worried about their friend Jake, who is allergic to eggs. Jake doesn't always have his medicine nearby to help him in case he has an allergic reaction. When Jake has a reaction and doesn't have any medicine, everyone learns why it's important to always be prepared! - back cover
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