Marty’s Nut Free Party is a children’s book by Katrina Roe. It tells the story of Marty who is allergic to peanuts. In simple terms the book describes what happens when Marty eats peanuts and how difficult it is for him to avoid even traces of peanuts. It also describes how isolating a food allergy can be. The book contains much helpful information in a fun format. There is also information for parents regarding allergies and useful contact details at the back of the book.

Leigh Hedstrom has done a great job illustrating the book with pictures that capture the tone of the story.

Not only a fun story to read to children but also a useful resource.