The perfect picture book for picky preschoolers and kindergarteners, Can I Eat That?, is a brilliant way to introduce children to world cuisine. Food critic Joshua David Stein has created a read-aloud book filled with food facts that just might get your kids to try other foods besides chicken nuggets, hot dogs and burgers. A brisk read at 40 pages and whimsically illustrated by Julia Rothman, this book will educate as it entertains. Can I Eat That? By Joshua David Stein. Published by Phaidon. Hardcover. 40 Pages.