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; Biracial; Interracial; Multicultural; biracial teenager; interracial marriage, interracial family; multicultural family
Asian (Chinese; Japanese) / Black (African American)
Cybils Awards, 2008, Finalist, Young Adult Novels
Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition Supplement 2008, 2008
YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011 Whats Cooking?
cooking; parties; kitchen; dinner table; food; middle school; graduation presents; competition
Smith, Sheri L., "Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet" (2008). Diverse Families. 703.