Rocco Does Not Like Tacos: a Child’s Struggle With Taste, Texture, and Smell


Join Rocco on a journey of self-discovery as he learns to embrace his food aversions with the help of his friends and cafeteria staff. This heartwarming tale teaches us that it’s okay to be different, and offers practical tips for helping picky eaters. Embrace diversity and conquer culinary challenges with this insightful and uplifting read.


Rocco is a Mexican-American boy who does not like tacos. Although challenging, he navigates his food aversions during the school day with the encouragement of his friends and cafeteria staff. At the end of the book, we all learn a lesson, everyone is different and that’s okay! Additional information for navigating the bumpy road to culinary satisfaction for you and your challenged eater is included.