Search Results: "Lidia Matticchio Bastianich"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 26, 2011

"This substantial collection furthers Bastianich's tradition of bringing Italian culture to American tables by way of mouthwateringly hearty cuisine."
Beloved cooking doyenne and successful restaurateur once again teams up with her daughter Tanya to present a cornucopia of regional Italian food. Read full book review >

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NONNA'S BIRTHDAY SURPRISE by Lidia Bastianich
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2013

"Grazie! for this warm celebration. (Picture book/cookbook. 6-10, adult)"
The chef and television personality makes another charming foray into family and food history (Nonna Tell Me a Story, 2010). Read full book review >

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THE SMALL BACKS OF CHILDREN by Lidia Yuknavitch
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 7, 2015

"Patricia Highsmith by way of Kathy Acker in a highbrow thriller that says as much about its writer as its story."
A grieving mother becomes obsessed with a famous photograph of a child fleeing a war zone. Read full book review >

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RESTAURANT MAN by Joe Bastianich
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2012

"Engrossing details of being the front man in a variety of thriving restaurants."
A frank and funny memoir of a successful New York restaurateur. Read full book review >

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MISFIT'S MANIFESTO  by Lidia Yuknavitch
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 24, 2017

"A beautifully written field guide to being weird."
One of the country's most gifted transgressive writers pens a love letter to her fellow misfits. Read full book review >

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THE BOOK OF JOAN by Lidia Yuknavitch
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 18, 2017

"A harrowing and timely entry into the canon of speculative fiction."
A retelling of the Joan of Arc story set in a terrifying near future of environmental and political chaos. Read full book review >

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THE FIRE HORSE by Vladimir Mayakovsky
GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS
Released: March 14, 2017

"A glimpse into Soviet children's-book illustration; likely of more interest to scholars than to children. (Picture book. 6 & up)"
Hot off the American presses comes this translated collection of three illustrated texts from the 1920s golden age of Soviet children's-book publishing. Read full book review >