Books by William Grimes

MY FINE FEATHERED FRIEND by William Grimes
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2001

"Delightful."
New York Times restaurant critic Grimes's tale of the chicken that came to visit one day and settled in to live in the backyard. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1993

"Unlike last year's entertaining and scholarly analysis from German historian Wolfgang Schivelbusch (Tastes of Paradise), 1992, this is a facile, frothy mix that goes down smoothly and proves diverting enough. (Twenty line drawings.)"
New York Times reporter Grimes's preface characterizes the cocktail as a quintessentially American invention that expresses our fluent, nontraditional, fun-centered culture, and that fits our role as the world's supplier of idle amusement and cheap thrills. Read full book review >