Book Description

In nearly every classroom across America there are children with food allergies. This new book by Dr. Jessica St. Louis introduces the concept of food allergies in a fun and educational way. It follows the adventures of Max, a young school-age monkey, as he lives life, makes friends, and eats mangos instead of bananas due to his allergy.

Intended for pre-school and young elementary school readers, this book will open children’s eyes to the reality of food allergies that their friends and classmates may have.

Full of bright and whimsical illustrations, this book will enchant young readers as they watch young Max the monkey live it up, make friends, and have lots of fun along the way. Engaging and informative while remaining silly and playful, this delightful story has a message young readers will take to heart.

Mangos for Max will donate 10% of all proceeds to further food allergy research by contributing to FARE, Food Allergy Research Education.
Mangos for Max was written for the young elementary student and preschooler. 

The book is geared to teach friends and classmates about food allergies. 
Mangos for Max
A children's food allergy book by Dr. Jessica St. Louis

Praise for Mangos For Max 

"I loved it! What an excellent way to tackle a food allergy." - BR

"I gave the book out as teacher gifts this week for Holiday presents. I've already heard back from one of the preschool teachers that she loves it! In fact, the classroom has a birthday monkey named Max and this ties in perfectly!" - CB

"Reese (2 yrs old) brought me your book at bedtime and said, 'Let's read Mangos for Max!'. They just love your book." - AV

"Jillian brought me Mangos for Max to read again tonight, it's her new favorite book!" - KS

"Congratulations on your book. I hope it is a success! Every school & library should have a copy." - MA

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"Thank YOU for helping promote allergy safety." - KS

"Keep up the great work advocating for your child as well as others." - MF