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Ana Shen has what her social studies teacher calls a “marvelously biracial, multicultural family” but what Ana simply calls a Chinese American father and an African American mother. And on eighth-grade graduation day, thats a recipe for disaster. Both sets of grandparents are in town to celebrate, and Anas best friend has convinced her to invite Jamie Tabata-the cutest boy in school-for a home-cooked meal. Now Ana and her family have four hours to prepare their favorite dishes for dinner, and Grandma White and Nai Nai cant agree on anything. Ana is tired of feeling caught between her grandparents and wishes she knew whose side she was supposed to be on. But when they all sit down for their hot, sour, salty, and sweet meal, Ana comes to understand how each of these different flavors, like family, fit perfectly together.

About the Author

Sherri L. Smith is the author of Lucy the Giant and Sparrow. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385734172
Publisher:
Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Family - Multigenerational
Author:
Smith, Sherri L.
Subject:
Cookery
Subject:
Family
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Other
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Los angeles (calif.)
Subject:
Racially mixed people
Subject:
Children s-Reference Family and Genealogy
Publication Date:
20080231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.30x5.98x.70 in. .63 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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