Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic

Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic Cover

Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic

By Ginnie Lo; Beth Lo; Beth Lo (Illustrator)

Lee & Low Books, Hardcover, 9781600604423, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2012

Description

A Chinese American girl's Auntie Yang discovers soybeans a favorite Chinese food growing in Illinois, and their family starts a soybean picnic tradition that grows into an annual community event.



About the Author
Ginnie Lo is a retired computer science professor who taught at the University of Oregon for many years. She enjoys hiking, international folk dancing, playing mahjong, and traveling especially taking family trips to China. The mother of two grown children, she lives with her husband in Eugene, Oregon.

Beth Lo is an internationally recognized ceramic artist who has earned numerous awards and grants for her artwork, including a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and a United States Artists Hoi Fellowship. She also teaches art at the University of Montana and plays upright and electric bass in two bands. She has one grown son and she and her husband make their home in Missoula, Montana.

Beth Lo is an internationally recognized ceramic artist who has earned numerous awards and grants for her artwork, including a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and a United States Artists Hoi Fellowship. She also teaches art at the University of Montana and plays upright and electric bass in two bands. She has one grown son and she and her husband make their home in Missoula, Montana.