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Yum Yum Dim Sum - Cover
Yum Yum Dim Sum
Amy Wilson Sanger, Tricycle Press, 2003
A great board book that transports you to a dim sum, a Chinese family-style restaurant with foods like ha gau (steamed shrimp dumplings), dau fu (tofu), jing cha siu bao (steamed pork bun), and oolong tea. Wonderful mixed-media collage illustrations.

Ages: Play Years (2-4)
Languages: Languages other than English or Spanish
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Asian
Special Topics: Food, Cooking
Strands: Global Awareness