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User Review  - breic - LibraryThing

Intermittently amusing, with idiosyncratic but good writing. Child is both exuberant and incredibly hard working. She puts a crazy amount of work into developing her recipes. She is brutally honest ... Read full review

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User Review  - MickyFine - LibraryThing

Julia Child's memoir of her years in France, her marriage with Paul Child, and her experiences starting the PBS sensation that was The French Chef. I adored every second of this memoir. Julia Child is ... Read full review

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User Review  - steller0707 - LibraryThing

Written in Julia Child's quirky style- you can just hear her talking - the book is an interesting and lively account of her life from her marriage to Paul, her introduction and subsequent passion for ... Read full review

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User Review  - cindywho - LibraryThing

This was an amazingly evocative memoir of the birth of Julia the chef - most of the other reviews will describe it better. I finished it this morning and was in a bad mood because it was over and the epilogue was so wistfully sad. Read full review

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User Review  - LibraryCin - LibraryThing

3.5 stars This is Julia Child's autobiography (co-written by Alex Prud'homme, the grandson of her husband's twin brother) of not only her time in France with her husband Paul, where she learned to ... Read full review

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User Review  - tkcs - LibraryThing

It's almost always interesting to read biographies. After reading this one I have a better understanding of why Julia Child was so important. It was more than just her celebrity; she really did ... Read full review

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User Review  - ASKelmore - LibraryThing

More like 3.5, but since that isn’t an option, let’s go with three. This is a lovely little book; I just had a challenging time really getting into it. It has everything I love: food, France, humor ... Read full review

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User Review  - VioletBramble - LibraryThing

I found this book on the give-away shelf in my buildings laundry room. This was around the time that the movie Julie & Julia was being shown on cable movie channels frequently. I had watched the movie ... Read full review

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User Review  - addunn3 - LibraryThing

A fascinating look at Julia Child's story. Not great writing, but worth the read to learn about more about such an interesting person. Read full review

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User Review  - encephalical - LibraryThing

Exactly the same persona as on her shows. I admire her work ethic and passion. Read full review


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