Yoko by Rosemary Wells

Title: Yoko
Author: Rosemary Wells
Illustrator: Rosemary Wells
Publisher: Hyperion Books (2009)
ISBN: 9781423119838

“Yoko’s mother spread steamed rice on a bamboo mat. She rolled up a secret treasure inside each piece.” Yoko brings in sushi for her school lunch, but her classmates tease her because of the raw fish and green seaweed, “Yuck-o-rama!” In response to Yoko’s devastation, her teacher organises an International Food Day. The students bring in a special dish from their own cultural background to share.

Series: Yoko’s Paper Cranes, Yoko Writes Her Name, Yoko’s Show-and-Tell, Yoko Learns to Read, Yoko Finds Her Way

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