The Resource Julie and Julia : 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ..., Julie Powell

Julie and Julia : 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ..., Julie Powell

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Julie and Julia : 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ...
Title
Julie and Julia
Title remainder
365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ...
Statement of responsibility
Julie Powell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Julie Powell is 30 years old, living in a rundown apartment in Queens and working at a secretarial job that's going nowhere. She needs something to break the monotony of her life, and she invents a deranged assignment. She will cook all 524 recipes in Julia Child's 1961 classic Mastering the Art of French Cooking. In the span of one year. At first she thinks it will be easy, but as she moves from simple potato soup into more complicated realms, she realizes there's more to Mastering the Art than meets the eye. She haunts the local butcher, buying kidneys and sweetbreads. She rarely serves dinner before midnight. She discovers how to mold the perfect Orange Bavarian, the trick to extracting marrow from bone, and the intense pleasure of eating liver. And somewhere along the line she realizes she has eclipsed her life's ordinariness through humor, hysteria, and perseverance.--From publisher description
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Powell, Julie
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX649.P66
LC item number
A3 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Powell, Julie
  • Child, Julia
  • Women cooks
  • Cooking, French
Label
Julie and Julia : 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ..., Julie Powell
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Publication
Contents
The road to hell is paved with leeks and potatoes -- Joy of cooking -- You have to break a few eggs-- -- Hacking the marrow out of life -- --to make an omelette -- Disaster/dinner party, dinner party/disaster -- The law of diminishing returns -- They shoot lobsters, don't they? -- The proof is in the plumbing -- Sweet smell of failure -- Flaming crepes! -- Time to move to Weehawken -- "Only in America" -- Simplicity itself -- --Well, not quite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780316109697
Lccn
^^2005007974
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58721094
  • (OCoLC)ocm58721094^
Label
Julie and Julia : 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen ..., Julie Powell
Publication
Contents
The road to hell is paved with leeks and potatoes -- Joy of cooking -- You have to break a few eggs-- -- Hacking the marrow out of life -- --to make an omelette -- Disaster/dinner party, dinner party/disaster -- The law of diminishing returns -- They shoot lobsters, don't they? -- The proof is in the plumbing -- Sweet smell of failure -- Flaming crepes! -- Time to move to Weehawken -- "Only in America" -- Simplicity itself -- --Well, not quite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780316109697
Lccn
^^2005007974
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58721094
  • (OCoLC)ocm58721094^

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