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Comfort me with apples.

by Peter De Vries

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D4998 Co, PS3507.E8673 Co
The Physical Object
Pagination280 p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6198303M
LC Control Number56006765
OCLC/WorldCa283044

Comfort Me with Apples begins where the first book ended, tracing Reichl's evolution from chef to food writer while detailing the dissolution of her first marriage, the start of a second, and motherhood at the age of The book also limns a sensual journey, Reichl's awakening to the pleasures of sex as well as food, and also to love. 7. The author has called Comfort Me with Apples “a love story.” What is the nature of this love story? Think of the ways in which love pervades the book—love of food, friends, lovers, spouses, chidren, and self. 8. In an interview, Reichl has said, “I believe privacy is overrated.

A literary syncopation on the theme of food, Comfort Me With Apples earned Joe Fiorito rave reviews and enthusiastic fans when it was first published in One writer declared it was “a small miracle of prose.” A rich buffet of diverse short essays, Comfort Me With Apples is about the appetites of the soul as well as the body. In this follow-up to the excellent memoir Tender at the Bone, Reichl (editor-in-chief at Gourmet) displays a sure hand, an ope.

  Comfort Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story in , when she puts down her chef’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic. Her pursuit of good food and good company leads her to New York and China, France and Los Angeles, and her stories of cooking and dining with world-famous chefs range from the madcap to the sublime/5(6). Catalog Comfort me with apples» Book Comfort Me With Apples: More Adventures At the Table. Random House trade paperback edition. New York: Random House, Print. Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a.


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Comfort Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story inwhen she puts down her chef’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic. Her pursuit of good food and good company leads her to New York and China, France and Los Angeles, and her stories of cooking and dining with world-famous chefs range from the madcap to the by: 1.

Comfort Me with Apples picks Comfort me with apples. book Reichl's story inwhen she puts down her chef's toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic.

Her pursuit of good food and good company leads her to New York and China, France and Los Angeles, In this delightful sequel to her bestseller Tender at the Bone, Ruth Reichl returns with more tales of love 4/5.

Comfort Me With Apples book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Comfort Me with Apples begins where the first book ended, tracing Reichl's evolution from chef to food writer while detailing the dissolution of her first marriage, the start of a second, and motherhood at the age of The book also limns a sensual journey, Reichl's awakening to the pleasures of sex as well as food, and also to love/5().

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BONUS: This edition contains a Comfort Me with Apples discussion guide and an excerpt from Ruth Reichl's Delicious. In this delightful sequel to her bestseller Tender at the Bone, Ruth Reichl returns with more tales of love, life, and marvelous t Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story inwhen she puts down her chef’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic/5(30).

About Comfort Me with Apples. In this delightful sequel to her bestseller Tender at the Bone, Ruth Reichl returns with more tales of love, life, and marvelous t Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story inwhen she puts down her chef’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic.

Verse 5. - Stay me with raisins, comfort me with apples: for I am sick of love. Again the intensive form of the verb is chosen. She is almost sinking; she cries out for comfort.

The food for which she longs is the grape cakes - the grapes sufficiently dried to be pressed together as cakes, which is very refreshing and reviving; not raisins as we know them, but with more of the juice of the.

i much preferred her later book, Garlic and Sapphires, which was very charming while being offbeat. unfortunately, for Comfort Me with Apples, the author narrated, which only compounded the depressive feel of the book.

Skip Comfort Me with Apples, and go directly to Garlic and Sapphires, which is wonderfully written and narrated. Buy a cheap copy of Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures book by Ruth Reichl.

Ruth Reichl's first book, the autobiographical Tender at the Bone, disarmed readers with its droll candor. The former restaurant critic of The New York Times and Free shipping over $Cited by: 1. Comfort Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story inwhen she puts down her chef ’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic.

Her pursuit of good food and good company leads her to New York and China, France and Los Angeles, and her stories of cooking and dining with world-famous chefs range from the madcap to the : Random House Publishing Group.

Comfort Me with Apples ends with Nick's birth in the late '80s. As for whether she will write a '90s volume, Reichl says, "Well, not right away. Up until I went to work at The Los Angeles Times, I was freelancing; so I would tape record everything and I had the time to transcribe them all.

So I had reams and reams of material, plus I had. BONUS: This edition contains a Comfort Me with Apples discussion guide and an excerpt from Ruth Reichl's Delicious. In this delightful sequel to her bestseller Tender at the Bone, Ruth Reichl returns with more tales of love, life, and marvelous t Me with Apples picks up Reichl’s story inwhen she puts down her chef’s toque and embarks on a career as a restaurant critic.

More memoirs from Gourmet editor Reichl (Tender at the Bone,etc.), highly focused (on the food world of Berkeley, New York, and Los Angeles in the s and '80s) and grindingly self-absorbed. COMFORT ME WITH APPLES. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. A tinkling tale of Decency, Conn., and the on-again-off again affairs of Chick Swallow ruffles the lunatic fringe of marriage, a newspaper column, an affair with a married woman, and other graceless notes to jangle small town living.

About This Book. In the fall ofthe food world was rocked when Gourmet magazine was abruptly shuttered by its parent company. No one was more stunned by this unexpected turn of events than its beloved editor in chief, Ruth Reichl, who suddenly faced an uncertain professional future.

Picking up where "Tender at the Bone" leaves off, "Comfort Me with Apples" recounts Reichl's transformation from chef to food writer, a process that leads her through restaurants from Bangkok to Paris to Los Angeles and brings lessons in life, love, and food.

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Comfort me with apples. London: Oberon Books, (OCoLC) Online version: Leyshon, Nell. Comfort me with apples. London: Oberon Books, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nell Leyshon.

‎“Reading Ruth Reichl on food is almost as good as eating it,” The Washington Post Book World once declared. If that’s the case, then this eBook bundle is a nonfiction feast.

With a résumé that includes such posts as editor in chief of Gourmet magazine and restaurant critic for The N /5(6). Prices for editions of Comfort Me with Apples, by Elizabeth Murphy.

Comfort me with Apples details Reichl’s different jobs, of course, which kept me reading. The characters she introduces are just that, characters. It was wonderful to read about such caricature-esque people who she encounters in her industry.

The book is punctuated with recipes.Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures at the Table (Thorndike Press Large Print Nonfiction Ser.) In Ruth Reichl’s latest book — one that will delight her fans and convert those as yet uninitiated to her charming tales — the author brings to life her adventures in pursuit of good meals and good company.

Picking up whereTender at the.