Author: Jama Kim Rattigan
Illustrator: Lillian Hsu-Flanders
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
The food and family love are equally warm in this gorgeously illustrated and delicious tale that celebrates mixed families.
Marisa gets to help make dumplings this year to celebrate the New Year. But she worries if anyone will eat her funny-looking dumplings. Set in the Hawaiian islands, this story celebrates the joyful mix of food, customs, and languages from many cultures.