Give A Girl A Knife
A MemoirBook - 2017
From Library Staff
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"A beautifully written memoir that follows one woman from her childhood in a dysfunctional Midwestern family to becoming a chef in New York City and finally her triumphant return home to reclaim and redeem Midwestern cooking. Amy Thielen, author of the James Beard Award-winning cookbook The ... Read More »
OPL_AutumnH Apr 16, 2018
Thielen has a very approachable writing style, and her descriptions of food from her childhood to NYC kitchens and back to a more rustic approach are mouthwatering and make me want to pretend I can cook. The story never quite drew me in completely, I felt there was a little too much tangential co... Read More »