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Notes from a young Black chef / Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein.

Onwuachi, Kwame, (author.). Stein, Joshua David, (author.).


"This inspiring memoir chronicles Top Chef star and Forbes and Zagat 30 Under 30 phenom Kwame Onwuachi's incredible--and odds-defying--rise to fame in the food world after a tough childhood in the Bronx and Nigeria. Young adult edition. [This work is based on Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir, copyright © 2019 by Kwame Onwuachi. Published in hardcover by Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York, in 2019.]"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593176009
  • ISBN: 0593176006
  • ISBN: 9780593176016
  • ISBN: 0593176014
  • Physical Description: 257 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Adapted for young adults."
Formatted Contents Note:
Standing on stories -- Egusi stew -- Dominoes -- Ancestors -- The block -- Moneymaking -- Gulf state -- Finding my craft -- CIA man -- Ignited -- Breakdowns and breakthroughs -- From old guard to start-up -- Welcome to reality -- The jewel -- Unraveling -- The lesson.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 up Delacorte Press.
Subject: Onwuachi, Kwame > Juvenile literature.
Onwuachi, Kwame.
Onwuachi, Kwame.
Cooks > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American cooks > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography.
African American cooks.
African American cooks > Biography.
Cooks > Biography.
United States.
Genre: Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Young adult nonfiction.

Available copies

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


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Homer Public Library YAB ONWUACHI (Text) 000161242 Teen Corner -- Biography Available -

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