It’s Chinese New Year and Grandma has a special present for her family: a rooster to make into delicious soup! But when her granddaughter, Xiaoyue, meets the rooster, she begs to keep him as a pet. Together, Grandma and Xiaoyue take the rooster on a journey through the city to ring in the New Year.
Bank Street College of Education Best Book of 2021
Author & Illustrator
Yimei Wang is an award-winning author who has been published in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and China. When she’s not writing, she works at Suzhou University Sociology College.
Hechen Yu is an award-winning artist whose work is exhibited widely in galleries and museums in the United States, Canada, France, and Japan. He began illustrating after emigrating to Canada. He has illustrated dozens of children’s books.