Calvin Trillin's Alice, Let's Eat: Further Adventures of a Happy Eater PDF

By Calvin Trillin

ISBN-10: 0765198312

ISBN-13: 9780765198310

ISBN-10: 0812978064

ISBN-13: 9780812978063

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“Trillin is our funniest nutrition author. He writes with attraction, freedom, and an extraordinary admire for language.”
New York magazine

during this pleasant and scrumptious publication, Calvin Trillin, guided by means of an insatiable urge for food, embarks on a hilarious odyssey in seek of “something respectable to eat.” throughout time zones and cultures, and sometimes along with his spouse, Alice, at his part, Trillin stocks his triumphs within the artwork of culinary discovery, together with Dungeness crabs in California, barbecued mutton in Kentucky, potato latkes in London, blaff d’oursins in Martinique, and a $33 picnic on a no-frills flight to Miami. His consuming partners contain fat Goldberg, the recent York pizza baron and reformed blimp; William Edgett Smith, the guy with the Naughahyde palate; and his six-year-old daughter, Sarah, who refuses to go into a chinese language eating place until she is wearing a bagel (“just in case”). And notwithstanding Alice “has a unusual predilection for proscribing our family members to 3 nutrition a day,” at the street she proves to be a significant eater–despite “seemingly uncontrollable assaults of moderation.” Alice, enable devour amply demonstrates why The New Republic known as Calvin Trillin “a vintage American humorist.”

“One of the main impressive humorists of our occasions . . . Trillin is assured solid reading.”
Charleston publish and Courier

“Read Trillin and chuckle out loud.”
Time

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