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In English, dim sum means “little hearts,” or “touches the heart,” but to this young girl, dim sum means delicious. On a visit to a bustling dim sum restaurant, a family picks their favorite little dishes from the steaming trolleys filled with dumplings, cakes, buns, and tarts. And as is traditional and fun, they share their food with each other so that everyone gets a bite of everything.Just right for young children, Dim Sum for Everyone! celebrates a cultural custom and a universal favorite activity–eating!
A child describes the various little dishes of dim sum that she and her family enjoy on a visit to a restaurant in Chinatown, in a story that includes a simple explanation and history of Chinese dim sum at the end. By the creator of
Ugly Vegetables. Reprint.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Grace Lin
Street Date: January 1, 2003
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-2949
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