Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business, 1
By Lyla Lee (English, Hardcover)
Fresh Off the Boat meets Junie B. Jones in this first novel in an adorable new chapter book series about Mindy Kim, a young Asian American girl who is starting a snack business! Mindy Kim just wants three things: 1. A puppy! 2. To fit in at her new school 3. For her dad to be happy again But, getting all three of the things on her list is a lot trickier than she thought it would be. On her first day of school, Mindys school snack of dried seaweed isnt exactly popular at the lunch table. Luckily, her new friend, Sally, makes the snacks seem totally delicious to Mindys new classmates, so they decide to start the Yummy Seaweed Business to try and raise money for that puppy! When another student decides to try and sabotage their business, Mindy loses more than she bargained forand wonders if shell ever fit in. Will Mindy be able to overcome her uncertainty and find the courage to be herself?