Expired Giveaway: The Fortune Cookie Chronicles

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The Fortune Cookie ChroniclesFill in the information below, and you’ll be entered to win a copy of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food by Jennifer 8. Lee (Twelve, 2009).

Note: You can enter one time per e-mail address per day. Deadline is noon (12 p.m.) ET 2.22.12.

In The Fortune Cookie Chronicles, Jennifer 8. Lee explores not just the world of Chinese cuisine, but also that of Chinese take-out-and-delivery, with detours into social, culinary, and cultural history. A 2005 Powerball drawing in which the larger-than-normal number of winners was attributed to mass-printed paper fortunes inspired Lee to track down the story. What resulted is this tale of her cultural history, plus a few fortune cookie tangents, of course. And if you now find yourself with a craving for Chinese food, try one of our favorite recipes from the site:

Cashew Chicken
Warm Cabbage Salad with Crispy Tofu
Wok-Fried Pea Shoots

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