Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet
Disaster strikes when Ana Shen is about to deliver the salutatorian speech at her junior high school graduation, but an even greater crisis looms when her best friend invites a crowd to Ana's house for dinner, and Ana's multicultural grandparents must find a way to share a kitchen.
Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Multicultural; Biracial; multiple cultures; two races; biracial child
Chinese / African American
mother and father
Middle and Junior High Schoool Library Catalog, Ninth Edition Supplement 2008, 2008
YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
Sunshine State Young Reader's Award, 2009-2010 Nominee
Cybils Awards, 2008, Finalist, Young Adult Novels
cooking; family life; racially mixed people
Smith, Sheri L., "Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet" (2008). DIVerse Families. 703.