Search Results: "Madhur Jaffrey"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 11, 2006

"Readers will lap up this mouthwatering memoir and hungrily await a sequel."
A beloved food writer recalls her youth through the lens of cuisine. Read full book review >

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MARKET DAYS by Madhur Jaffrey
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1995

"The book, concluding with a simple recipe from each country, provides an interesting approach to cross-cultural understanding. (Picture book/nonfiction. 7-10)"
``Walking through any marketplace on this globe is a bit like opening a window and looking right into the heart of a country,'' says Jaffrey, who describes markets in Mexico, India, Egypt, Hong Kong, Italy, and Senegal. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"Hall's truly magnificent illustrations work overtime against the precious text to personalize the sweep and swirl of the world of these exotic animals. (Fiction. 8-10)"
Jaffrey (Market Days, 1995, etc.) presents a cycle of adventures in which Robi Dobi, an Indian elephant, benevolently allows small, troubled creatures to come into his ear where it is warm and safe and to venture forth with him to resolve their problems. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 7, 1996

A tantalizing look into a mysterious Indian subculture. Read full book review >