This book is full of charm, warmth, lots of cultural, and culinary details for kids to feast on. Savor a rhyming celebration of one of the world’s most universal foods! Readers follow ten diverse families as they cook dumplings inside their homes in preparation for a neighborhood potluck. Dumplings are added to plates one by one, encouraging children to count with each new addition. Dumpling Day features authentic dumpling recipes from the following regions India, USA (Pennsylvania Dutch), China (Cantonese), Nigeria, Japan, Israel, Mexico, Syria, Russia, Italy. Also includes a map of food origins and a glossary of kinship terms.
Written by Meera Sriram
Illustrated by Inés de Antuñano
Publisher Barefoot Books
Dimensions 10"w x 9.75"h
Age group recommendation 4-9 years.