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Review: My Life in France

Editorial Review - 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 ... Read full review

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Great book
I enjoyed everything about this book. The places, the people, the food!

Review: My Life in France

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I love her husband Paul in this book. They were both so supportive of one another's careers. I'm interested in trying the vegetarian recipes and her book even if that is only a few. Her recipe research and thoroughness is incredible. Read full review

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User Review  - Joseph - Goodreads

This book is so much more than a book about cooking, it is a book about French cuisine, postwar France, the human spirit, friends and the people we too often take for granted in everyday life. When ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ananya Rubayat - Goodreads

My year in France was a wonderful journey. It talks about food, it talks about France and it talks some amazing companionships. A couple of years ago when I watched Julie/Julia I fell in love with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Heidi Awerkamp - Goodreads

I loved learning about how Julia got interested in cooking. I loved how she took every opportunity to learn and try new things. It was fun to discover her new living circumstance with her and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nick Barker - Goodreads

Although she didn't have an extremely different life or did the book hit on any big and incredible hardships it was still interesting to see how much love she had for French cooking and the French way of life. Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa G. - Goodreads

Fabulous! What an inspiration this woman is! No matter what Julia Child had set her sights on, she would have excelled. How fortune for the culinary world that she chose cooking,teaching & sharing ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeremy Hatch - Goodreads

Delightful book! It will make you hungry. Read full review

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User Review  - Martha - Goodreads

You can hear Julia Child talking and that is lovely. She really had a fascinating life which is told in an off hand and absolutely unpretentious way. If you love food and dream of France, this is your book. Read full review

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