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Toast : The Story of a Boy's Hunger

Slater, Nigel

ISBN 10: 1841154717 / 1-84115-471-7
ISBN 13: 9781841154718
Publisher: Zondervan
Publication Date: 2004

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This is Nigel Slater's truly extraordinary story of his childhood remembered through food. Nigel's likes and dislikes, aversions and sweet-toothed weaknesses form a fascinating and often amusing backdrop to this incredibly moving and evocative memoir of childhood, adolescence and sexual awakening.


 

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Slater, Nigel
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Book Description: HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Brand New Book. 'My mother is scraping a piece of burned toast out of the kitchen window, a crease of annoyance across her forehead. This is not an occasional occurrence. My mother burns the toast as surely as the sun rises each morning.' 'Toast' is Nigel Slater's award-winning biography of a childhood remembered through food. Whether recalling his mother's surprisingly good rice pudding, his father's bold foray into spaghetti and his dreaded Boxing Day stew, or such culinary highlights as Arctic Roll and Grilled Grapefruit (then considered something of a status symbol in Wolverhampton), this remarkable memoir vividly recreates daily life in 1960s suburban England. Likes and dislikes, aversions and sweet-toothed weaknesses form a fascinating backdrop to Nigel Slater's incredibly moving and deliciously evocative portrait of childhood, adolescence and sexual awakening. Bookseller Inventory # AA89781841154718

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Toast: The Story of a Boy s Hunger (Paperback) (ISBN: 9781841154718)
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Book Description: HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Brand New Book. My mother is scraping a piece of burned toast out of the kitchen window, a crease of annoyance across her forehead. This is not an occasional occurrence. My mother burns the toast as surely as the sun rises each morning. Toast is Nigel Slater s award-winning biography of a childhood remembered through food. Whether recalling his mother s surprisingly good rice pudding, his father s bold foray into spaghetti and his dreaded Boxing Day stew, or such culinary highlights as Arctic Roll and Grilled Grapefruit (then considered something of a status symbol in Wolverhampton), this remarkable memoir vividly recreates daily life in 1960s suburban England. Likes and dislikes, aversions and sweet-toothed weaknesses form a fascinating backdrop to Nigel Slater s incredibly moving and deliciously evocative portrait of childhood, adolescence and sexual awakening. Bookseller Inventory # AA89781841154718

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Book Description: 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 130mm x 197mm x 194mm. Paperback. The Sunday Times Bestseller, and the biggest memoir of the year, from Britain's best loved food writer. TOAST is Nigel Slater's truly extraordinary story of a childhood remembered through .Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 256 pages. 0.180. Bookseller Inventory # 9781841154718

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Book Description: Harper Perennial 2004-04-16, 2004. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-BER-00251874

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Book Description: U.K / Harper Perennial, 1999. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. This moving and award-winning autobiography focused on his love of food, his childhood, his family relationships (his mother died of asthma when he was nine) and his burgeoning sexuality. Slater has called it "the most intimate memoir that any food person has ever written. This is a 'reprinted' paperback in new condition. (247 pages). Bookseller Inventory # 6620

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