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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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Avis d'utilisateur  - Dee - Goodreads

This was fascinating to read about Julia Child as a young woman, learning to cook! It tells of her marriage of the life she and her husband shared in France and how she took lessons from different ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Ellen - Goodreads

Although this book was written by Julia's grand-nephew, it is very much her voice that I heard as I read it. The book is an account of two love affairs; the first is Julia and her husband Paul. The second is Julia and France/French cooking. I loved it. Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Aubrey - Goodreads

This book should not be called "My Life in France." It should be called "My Life in France, America, Germany, Norway, Back and Forth and All Over the Place." I didn't expect it to be so ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Tina Cunningham - Goodreads

If you love food, reading about food, or thinking about food, this is the book for you. I devoured (pun intended) this lovely story of Julia and Paul Child's romance with France and French cooking. It ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Jessica Fontaine - Goodreads

Fairly good - I think I expected a lot more from this... I read it for Julia's story about living in Paris, her time at Le Cordon Bleu, making the cookbook and her marriage to Paul - and you do get ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Karin Mckercher - Goodreads

I think Ms. Child did a better job conveying the travel aspect of her memoir than she did the food aspect. While I could hear the frogs and the fish mongers, smell the flowers and see the breath that ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Ma Di - Goodreads

What an enthusiastic book! Reading her words, Julia Child comes bursting from the pages. You can actually feel the intense energy of this woman. She writes about France with such fondness, you fight ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Molly Westerman - Goodreads

Thoroughly enjoyed this book. Consulter l'avis complet

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