Dumpling Soup

Dumpling Soup Cover

Dumpling Soup

By Jama Kim Rattigan; Lillian Hsu-Flanders (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780316730471, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1998


Marisa gets to help make dumplings this year to celebrate the New Year. But she worries if anyone will eat her funny-looking dumplings. Set in the Hawaiian islands, this story celebrates the joyful mix of food, customs, and languages from many cultures.

About the Author
Rattigan, a third-generation Korean-American, was born and raised on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu.

Hsu-Flanders studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, in Boston, and her sculptures and drawings have been exhibited throughout New England.