Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic

Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic

Book - 2012 | 1st ed.
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"A Chinese American girl's Auntie Yang discovers soybeans-a favorite Chinese food-growing in Illinois, leading her family to a soybean picnic tradition that grows into an annual community event. Includes author's note and glossary"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781600604423
Branch Call Number: E LO
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Lo, Beth - Illustrator
Alternative Title: Great soybean picnic


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Jul 09, 2018

True story of how Chinese immigrants found a piece of their old home, China in their new home, Indiana when they discovered soybean farms. Auntie Yang and family start a soybean picnic to share their favorite soybean dishes with other Chinese families. The picnic grows and grows, including more Chinese families and giving everyone a sense of belonging.


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