Jazmin Gomez


Excellent, Primary, Flamingos, Wishes, Japanese Americans, Goals

Document Type

Book Review


When Jasmine and her older sister, Sophie, receive daruma wishing dolls from their Grandma in Japan, Jasmine decides to wish for a pet flamingo. She does everything she can to show her parents that she’s responsible enough to care for a pet of her own. She is heartbroken when she finally accepts that there is no way for her to keep a wild flamingo as a house pet. But her wish ends up coming true when she adopts a flamingo of her own from the local zoo.