Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (Updated)

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Price
$18.99  $17.66
Publisher
Ecco Press
Publish Date
Pages
352
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.9 X 1.2 inches | 0.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060899226

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About the Author

Anthony Bourdain is the author of the novels Bone in the Throat and Gone Bamboo, in addition to the nonfiction bestsellers Medium Raw, Kitchen Confidential, and A Cook's Tour. His work has appeared in the New York Times and the New Yorker, and he is a contributing authority for Food Arts magazine. He is also the host of the immensely popular television show No Reservations.

Reviews

"Utterly riveting, swaggering with stylish machismo and precise ear for kitchen patois." -- New York magazine

"You'll laugh, you'll cry...you're gonna love it." -- Denver Post

"The kind of book you read in one sitting, then rush about annoying your coworkers by declaiming whole passages." -- USA Today

Bourdain captures the world of restaurants and professionally cooked food in all its theatrical, demented glory. -- USA Today

"A gonzo memoir of whats really going on behind those swinging doors.... Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain is unique." -- Newsweek

"Bourdain's prose is utterly riveting, swaggering with stylish machismo and a precise ear for kitchen patois." -- New York magazine

"Hysterical.... Bourdain gleefully rips through the scenery to reveal private backstage horrors." -- New York Times Book Review