Synopses & Reviews
Crack, crack, crack! The cookies snap open and the familys fortunes are revealed. Mei Mei wants to know how hers will come true. Jie Jie scoffs—they never come true. But Pacy isnt so sure. As she waits and watches, she notices magical things happening in her family. Could the fortunes really be right? And what about Pacys fortune: “You will see the world in a new way”? Well, yes, its true! Pacy has been seeing the world through fortune cookies!
This exhuberantly illustrated story about every kids favorite part of a Chinese meal also includes a brief history of the fortune cookie.
What will your fortune be? Crack! Open up a cookie and find out.
After a young Chinese American girl opens fortune cookies with her family, she notices that the fortunes seem to come true, in a story which includes brief notes on the history of the fortune cookie.
After the family opens their cookies and reads their fortunes, little sister Pacy begins to notice magical things happening around the house and wonders if the fortune she has received is really coming true. Reprint.
About the Author
Grace Lin has several picture books to her credit. She lives in Cambridge, MA.
From the Hardcover edition.