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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  - Debbie - Goodreads

Enjoyed the book. Loved the way you just felt like you were sharing their day to day adventures. Julia and Paul had a wonderful partnership. Reading brought back wonderful memories of my recent trip ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth Barelli - Goodreads

a pleasure to read: light and joyful style, interesting historical references, a beautiful portrait of Paris, and of course exquisite food description. An easy and cheap way to travel to Paris! Read full review

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User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

I devoured this book in a weekend; such a fun read! Read full review

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User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

Loved it! Read full review

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User Review  - Kimberly - Goodreads

I love her passion and drive for cooking. What a wonderful thing to find something you love so much. I was not really into all the details since cooking is not my passion so I found it a bit of a long read. I think I would have appreciated a condensed version of the story. Read full review

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User Review  - Niki Bivona - Goodreads

Wow, I enjoyed this book so much. For me, it was life-changing. I didn't know much about her before the Julie & Julia movie, and now after reading this book, I so wish it was just the Julia movie. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Renee M - Goodreads

Torn between 3-4 stars. I truly enjoyed the first half of this book. Fascinating and delightful memoir of JC's first experiences in France. The second half moved more slowly, but, then, it covered a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kirstin - Goodreads

I a little torn on this book. There was a lot that I found charming and then again there was a lot that I found dull. Most of the time I loved Julia, her love of France, her enthusiam and her sense of ... Read full review

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