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MY LIFE IN FRANCE

Avis de journaliste - Kirkus - Jane Doe

"Ooh, those lovely roasted, buttery French chickens, they were so good and chickeny!" Anyone who remembers the iconic, deceased Julia Child (1912-2004)—or perhaps Dan Aykroyd's affectionate imitation of her—will recognize the singular voice.It's employed in this memoir to full advantage, and to the reader's great pleasure. As relative and writer Prud'homme recalls, at the end of her long life ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis de journaliste - Bookreporter.com - Terry Miller Shannon

In her memoir, we discover that Julia Child was not born with a wooden spoon in her hand; her early cooking experiences were sometimes less than delectable. Her adventures, culinary and otherwise, are chronicled in amazing detail and much charm, written with Alex Prud'homme, Paul Child's grandnephew. The book opens with an introductory first sentence from Julia that speaks for itself: "This is a ... Consulter l'avis complet

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This is a delightful description of Julia Child's rise in the food world, her life in the foreign service, and her love of food. Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Goodreads

Loved this book because it brought back my childhood of watching her cooking show on TV - I read it right after I read JUlia & Me and it was a great companion piece to that book. Consulter l'avis complet

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This book, so well-written is an excellent memoir about her marriage, living like a gypsy in various European cities, writing her famous cook book, and taking off on her TV career. Also a lot about ... Consulter l'avis complet

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I truly enjoyed this book. I remember watching reruns of her cooking show when I was growing up. I wanted to read this book after seeing Julie and Julia several years ago. I loved the flow of the book ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Years ago, in preparation for a class project in a YA Lit class in library school, my professor asked me who my hero was. (The having of a hero apparently being a given.) I told her that I didn't ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Larissa - Goodreads

Years ago, in preparation for a class project in a YA Lit class in library school, my professor asked me who my hero was. (The having of a hero apparently being a given.) I told her that I didn't ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Goodreads

Wouldn't buy this for my bookshelf but I quite enjoyed it, much more than I expected. Julia Child in my mind is annoying...that voice. There's also something about her that I think seems very ... Consulter l'avis complet

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So far, My Life in France has been an enjoyable and connecting. For the most part, I enjoy reading about Julia's assimilation into the French culture as well as her determination to cook. I find the ... Consulter l'avis complet

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