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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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A great easy read

Avis d'utilisateur  - LT - Overstock.com

Easy read and just delightful to follow Julia though all her adventures in life. Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Lisa - Goodreads

I thoroughly enjoyed reading this, even after reading Julie & Julie, seeing the movie Julie & Julia, and watching American Masters on Julia Child. This woman was fascinating. And what she brought to ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Joshlyn - Goodreads

Julia is amazing. We are about half finished with our cooking journey. However, if she mentions one more partridge roasted with a beak and feet I may be sick. Finished reading... I am still amazed by ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Jessica - Goodreads

I honestly wouldn't have been interested in this in any way if it weren't for Julie and Julia, but I did and I wasn't disappointed. Like most memoirs, it will give you an extra dose of the lives of popular figures. Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Michelle Dye - Goodreads

This makes me love Julia Child more. Excellent book, she has such a way with words. She is so beautifully descriptive about the food, the people, the places they visited. It also shows the love and respect she had for Paul. I really enjoyed this book. Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Laura - Goodreads

I picked up this book because I loved the love Julie&Julia and wanted to read the book part of the movie was inspired by. I really enjoyed it. The movie really followed the book well but it was great ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Rachel - Goodreads

This is a good book - don't let the 3 star rating fool you. I find it fascinating that Julia Child didn't learn to cook until much later in life. That gives me hope for my own culinary skills in the ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Vince McCollum - Goodreads

A wonderful memoir of what it's like to move to a foreign land and pursue your passion. Every page was better than the previous! Consulter l'avis complet

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