Backstage with Julia: My Years with Julia Child
You’ll love this intimate portrait of the inimitable Julia Child by Nancy Verde Barr, her executive chef and friend for twenty-four years. Brimming with anecdotes, memorabilia, and snapshots, Backstage with Julia conveys Julia’s generosity, her boundless energy, and her love of food and life. This loving memoir celebrates the adventurous, unassuming essence of the chef who seasoned American palates and heightened our appreciation of food.
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Review: Backstage with Julia: My Years with Julia ChildUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
I don't what I found most amusing in the book: 1. The note the author's son wrote telling a 72-year-old Julia she should try parasailing, or 2. When navigating on back roads and taking them down a ... Read full review
Review: Backstage with Julia: My Years with Julia ChildUser Review - Marcy - Goodreads
Interesting for anyone who loves Julia Child and/or cooking. But the author's adoration for Julia gets to be a bit much, and overall the book is awfully repetitive. Read full review