Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix

by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, June Jo Lee

Illustrations by Man One

Chef Roy Choi calls himself a “street cook.” He wants outsiders, low-riders, kids, teens, shufflers, and skateboarders, to have food cooked with care, with love, with sohn maash. Authors’ notes. Illustrator’s note. Bibliography. Resources. Full-color illustrations created with spray paint, pencil, and digital ink, and assembled digitally.

ISBN: 9780983661597

JLG Release: September 2017

JLG Member Price

City Elementary

Grades 2-6


12 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Hardcover edition


    Readers to Eaters

    Page Count


    Trim Size

    8" x 10 3/4"


    Jacqueline Briggs Martin, June Jo Lee

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.4, Points: 3


    Level: 710L

    Awards & Honors

    Rhode Island Children 's Book Award 2019 Nominee 2018 Robert F. Sibert Award Honor
    2018 NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Honor
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, Middle
    CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Contemporary People, Places, and Events



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