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Eat joy : stories & comfort food from 31 celebrated writers / edited by Natalie Eve Garrett ; with illustrations by Meryl Rowin.

Garrett, Natalie Eve, (editor.). Rowin, Meryl, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 641.300973 GAR 000153719 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781936787791
  • ISBN: 1936787792
  • Physical Description: ix, 194 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Black Balloon Publishing, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Essays and recipes.
Each essay is accompanied with a recipe.
Formatted Contents Note:
Growing pains. Leaves / Diana Abu-Jaber / Comfort with eggs / Laura van den Berg ; The taste of consolation / Claire Messud ; Long sleeves / Melissa Febos ; Homesick at the outer edge of the world / Anthony Doerr ; A brief recipe for happiness / Heather Sellers ; Meals of my twenties / Carmen Maria Machado Loss. Dessert / Colum McCann ; General Tso / Lev Grossman ; Friends, grief, and green chilies / Rosie Schaap ; Sierra Leone, 1997 / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ; Sack lunch / Don Lee ; Merenguitos / Chantel Acevedo ; A grain of comfort / Edwidge Danticat ; What I ate / Nick Flynn Healing. Julia's stepchild / Emily Raboteau ; Non-alcoholic food / Aaron Thier ; Bake your fear / Rakesh Satyal ; The sweet potato year / Jessica Soffer ; The dinner / Darin Strauss ; Minute rice and other miracles / Amitava Kumar ; No Alzheimer's in India / Antoine Wilson ; One sip at a time / Alissa Nutting Homecoming. Dark leaves and warm milk / Mira Jacob tCleanse / Alexander Chee ; Calculated destruction / Porochista Khakpour ; Depression pancakes / Maile Meloy ; Authentic African cooking / Jeffery Renard Allen ; Grief pickles / Kristen Iskandrian ; Spaghetti and books / Beth (Bich Minh) Nguyen ; The boudin trail / Natalie Baszile.
Summary, etc.:
"This collection of intimate, illustrated essays by some of America's most well-regarded literary writers explores how comfort food can help us cope with dark times--be it the loss of a parent, the loneliness of a move, or the pain of heartache"--Amazon.
Subject: Food > Literary collections.
Food habits > Literary collections.
Authors, American > Miscellanea.
Comfort food.
Gastronomy.
Food habits.
Cooking.
American essays.
American essays.
Authors, American.
Comfort food.
Cooking.
Food.
Food habits.
Gastronomy.
Genre: Cookbooks.
Essays.
Literary collections.
Essays.
Recipes.