From their early roots in Southeast Asia to their introduction to Americans at the 1876 United States Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia alongside Alexander Graham Bell's telephone, bananas have a very auspicious history. Complete with jokes, recipes, poems, and even an epitaph, Bananas! has it all. Fun, refreshing, and mouth-watering illustrations by Page Eastburn O'Rourke makes Bananas! easy to pick up and hard to put down.