Hot, Hot Roti for Dada-ji

By ForeWord Reviews

When Aneel’s grandparents come from India to live with his family, he delights in their customs and stories. He dreams of the villagers and animals they introduce to him and is impressed with Dadi-ma’s chanting while Dada-ji stands on his head in daily meditation. But the best tradition his relatives bring is the baking of roti, his grandfather’s specialty. When the eager boy is finally entrusted with the recipe for the great-smelling staple believed to have strength-inducing powers, we learn what it means to feel grown up—at least a little.