The Christian Science Monitor has an online feature on the collection, which includes:
"The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food," by Jennifer 8 LeeRead about the other books on the list.
Does the fortune cookie actually come from China? Absolutely not. That's just one tidbit Jennifer 8 Lee learns as she travels across the US to discover what most of us already suspected: American Chinese food is not Chinese. But Lee goes on to delve deeper here, exploring the history of Chinese food in the US and its impact on American life and the immigrant experience.
Writers Read: Jennifer 8. Lee (June 2007).