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Making friends or Papa’s best cakes – PIE IN THE SKY dreams? by Remy Lai (book review)
Everything is different, no one understands – moving to a new country is so hard! Jingwen feels like like an alien when Mom moves him and little brother to Australia, especially when Yanghao picks up English so much faster than he can. Or maybe a ghost, since his classmates hardly include him in anything because he’s so quiet. Only remembering Papa’s special cakes makes him happy (and sad), so he decides to bake each one, just as Papa taught him back in the family bakery after all the plain, inexpensive ones were done. Why did Mama decide to emigrate, even after Papa died? Why can’t Jingwen understand English better? Why? …