Food : a love story
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New York : Crown Archetype, [2014].
ISBN
9780804140416, 0804140413, 9780804140430, 080414043X
Status
Villa Park Public Library - Nonfiction
817.6 GAF
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Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
ix, 340 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language
English
UPC
40024238737

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"What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders ("kale is the early morning of foods"). Fans flocked to his New York Times bestselling book Dad is Fat to hear him riff on fatherhood but now, in his second book, he will give them what they really crave--hundreds of pages of his thoughts on all things culinary(ish). Insights such as: why he believes coconut water was invented to get people to stop drinking coconut water, why pretzel bread is #3 on his most important inventions of humankind (behind the wheel and the computer), and the answer to the age-old question "which animal is more delicious: the pig, the cow, or the bacon cheeseburger?"--,Provided by publisher.
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Gaffigan, J. (2014). Food: a love story. First edition. New York: Crown Archetype.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gaffigan, Jim. 2014. Food: A Love Story. New York: Crown Archetype.

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Gaffigan, Jim, Food: A Love Story. New York: Crown Archetype, 2014.

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Gaffigan, Jim. Food: A Love Story. First edition. New York: Crown Archetype, 2014. Print.

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