What's in a Dumpling, Grandma? (Hardcover)

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By Linda Meeker, Sandra Eide (Illustrator)
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A heartwarming & beautifully illustrated story of two children learning how to make dumplings with their grandma!

- Alyssa

— From What's in a Dumpling, Grandma? (Staff Pick)


From the creator of the TikTok sensation Grey and Mama (@greyandmama, 7.5M followers) and author of Thank You, Mama comes a Vietnamese American family story about a boy who loves to eat adventurously, comfort food, family tradition, and a grandmother's love and wisdom.

Join Grey and his cousin Mila as Grandma teaches them to cook b nh loc, Vietnamese dumplings, and passes down her memories of sharing this heritage comfort food with other loved ones.

This warm-and-toasty picture book for 4-to-8-year-olds

  • celebrates the relationship between a grandparent and grandchild,
  • explores the importance of family history and cultural heritage through the act of passing down a favorite recipe,
  • honors the past while expressing joy for today's memories-in-the-making,
  • features the bright and imaginative artwork of Sandra Eide,
  • offers a recipe for Grey's grandma's famous fish sauce, and
  • includes lots and lots of delicious dumplings

What's in a Dumpling, Grandma? is the perfect story

  • for families eager to help young children find meaning in family history and tradition;
  • for kids who are interested in cooking; and
  • to give as a gift for a grandparent's birthday, the holidays, Grandparent's Day, and Mother's Day.

This delicious story will leave your mouth watering and your heart full.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781400244225
ISBN-10: 1400244226
Publisher: Tommy Nelson
Publication Date: November 7th, 2023
Pages: 40
Language: English