Gordon Ramsay's Playing with Fire

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Harper, 2007 - Cooks - 296 pages
Not a sausage. That is what Gordon Ramsay had when he started out as a chef, working 16-hour days, 6 days a week. When he was struggling to get his first restaurant in the black, he didn't think he'd be famous for a TV show about how to run profitable eateries, or that he'd be head of a business empire. But he is and he did. Here's how.

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User Review  - reading_fox - LibraryThing

Gordon's second autobiography in the space of justa few years, and it shows that he's just in it for the money. On the otherhand throughout the book it's very clear that for the most part of his ... Read full review

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This reads like Gordon dictated it to someone who then wrote it up. As a result, the book has a blinding pace, even if it jumps about a bit in places. Interesting update on the Ramsay story although I ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Gordon Ramsay's radical career change at 17 years old led him to London and to huge success as chef, restaurant-empire-builder and celebrity. Gordon has published nine bestselling recipe books and has starred in the hugely successful television series': the Bafta award-winning "i"Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares"/i", "i"Hell's Kitchen"/i" and "i"The F Word"/i". He was appointed OBE in 2006.

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