The Runaway Wok
When a boy goes to the market to buy food and comes home with an old wok instead, his parents wonder what they'll eat for dinner. But then the wok rolls out of the poor family's house with a skippity-hoppity-ho! and returns from the rich man's home with a feast in tow.
Praise of Runaway Wok
“A captivating story capped by a recipe”
— San Francisco Chronicle
“… a classic retelling for any holiday celebration.”
— Deseret News, Salt Lake City
“Delicious food, giggly humor, all wrapped up in colorful packaging.”
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Reading Comprehension Guide
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