Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore
From the dust jacket of Cora Cooks Pancit

Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore

Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore grew up in a Filipino-Italian family in the kitchen with her mama, aunties and grandmas. She loves to create healthy recipes and share stories in the kitchen with her friends and daughters. Dorina has a B.A. in English and Journalism and is completing an M.F.A. degree in Children's Literature at Hollins University. She is also the author of two other children's books, Children of the San Joaquin Valley and Stone Soup: A Hmong Girl's Journey to the United States. Dorina is originally from Chicago and lives with her two daughters in Fresno, California.

From the dust jacket of Cora Cooks Pancit