How My Parents Learned to Eat (Paperback)

How My Parents Learned to Eat By Ina R. Friedman, Allen Say (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ina R. Friedman, Allen Say (Illustrator)
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An American sailor courts a young Japanese woman and each tries, in secret, to learn the other's way of eating.

About the Author

Allen Say was born in Yokohama, Japan, and came to the United States when he was sixteen. His many treasured books for children include Tree of CranesAllison, and the Caldecott Medal–winning Grandfather's Journey. He lives in Portland, Oregon.

Praise For…

"The book is wonderfully thought-provoking in its portrayal of the subtle similarities and differences among cultures." School Library Journal, Starred —

Product Details
ISBN: 9780395442357
ISBN-10: 0395442354
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: April 27th, 1987
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Rise and Shine