Ying C Compestine's Writings
Growing up during China's Cultural Revolution, I constantly hungered for two things: food -- because everything was rationed, and books -- because they were burned. In my debut novel, Revolution is not a Dinner Party, there is a scene where Ling, the main character, watches her father burns the family's books. This event actually occurred in my childhood. My...
Award winning author and dynamic public speaker, Ying is the author of many children's books, cookbooks and a novel. Ying has been featured on many national television programs and she has been profiled in national magazines and newspapers. Ying has visited...
Causes Ying Compestine Supports
The Cancer Research Foundation
Environmental causes -- I'm very concerned about the effects of global warming and the impact of the environment on...