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Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - lisa_emily - Goodreads

This is less food-centric and more memory driven. I picked it up because for my cook/foodie/chef bio-memoir-writings summer. MFK Fisher has been a food-writer whose name keeps showing up on lists on ... Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Anna Lancaster - Goodreads

Her writing is soothing without being brain candy. Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Carol Smith - Goodreads

Great writing, a superb mélange of memoir and food writing. She covers her life in foodie memories from earliest childhood through 1943. I was particularly moved by her accounts of the rising evil in ... Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Margaret - Goodreads

Reading this book (the third of hers I've read) I understand why she's so important. Very worthwhile. Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

Worth reading for the beautiful prose itself. Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

quite something...perhaps deserves to be read again Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Jennifer Louden - Goodreads

Sentences that make you swoon and a mood that is somewhere between Julia Childs and A Moveable Feast - what's not to love? The lack of narrative context! It's mostly missing and I longed for it ... Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Sophia Stuart - Goodreads

“Paris was everything I had dreamed, the late September when we first went there. It should always be seen, the first time, with the eyes of childhood or of love. I was almost twenty-one, but much ... Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Elisabeth Watson - Goodreads

I'm recommending this with unabashed enthusiasm. Fisher's account of finding a way to enjoy airplane meals single-handedly made me reassess the importance of food writing, and her discovery that she ... Read full review

Review: The Gastronomical Me

User Review  - Medlibrarian - Goodreads

MFK Fisher, where have you been all my life? So so good! Read full review


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