Books by Peter Elbling

THE FOOD TASTER by Ugo DiFonte
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2001

"Perhaps miracles are all we poor mortals have to forestall untimely ends, but in fiction one hopes for something more plausible."
Screenwriter Elbling (Honey I Blew Up the Kids)—in disguise here as translator—offers up a clever tale, set in 16th-century Italy, of a peasant-turned-food-taster who survives by his wits, as well as by luck and a few twists of the incredible. Read full book review >