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  • The Book of Salt

    A Novel

    A novel of Paris in the 1930s from the eyes of the Vietnamese cook employed by Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, by the author of The Sweetest Fruits.Viewing his famous mesdames and their entourage from the kitchen of their rue de Fleurus home, Binh observes their domestic entanglements while seeking his own place in the world. In a mesmerizing tale of yearning and betrayal, Monique Truong ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    The Book of Salt

    Narrated by Paul Boehmer ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 24 min

    “[He] came to us through an advertisement that I had in desperation put in the newspaper.” It began captivatingly for those days: “Two American ladies wish…” It was these lines in The Alice B. Toklas Cook Book that inspired The Book of Salt.In Paris, 1934, Bình has accompanied his employers, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, to the train station for their departure to America. His own ... Read more

    $21.95 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • A Fork In The Road

    Tales of Food, Pleasure and Discovery On The Road

    series Lonely Planet Travel Literature
    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherA Fork in the Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure and Discovery on the Road2014 James Beard Award Nominee and 2014 Society of Travel Writers Foundation Thomas Lowell Travel Journalism Bronze Award Winner for Travel BookJoin us at the table for this 34-course banquet of original stories from food-obsessed writers and chefs sharing their life ... Read more

    $12.39 USD

  • Cornbread Nation 7

    The Best of Southern Food Writing

    series Cornbread Nation Ser.
    How does Southern food look from the outside? The form is caught in constantly dueling stereotypes: It’s so often imagined as either the touchingly down-home feast or the heartstopping health scourge of a nation. But as any Southern transplant will tell you once they’ve spent time in the region, Southerners share their lives in food, with a complex mix of stories of belonging and not belonging and ... Read more

    $23.79 USD

  • Bitter in the Mouth

    A Novel

    Bitter in the Mouth is a brilliant, virtuosic novel about a young woman’s search for identity and the true meaning of family from the author of The Sweetest Fruits“What I know about you, little girl, would break you in two” are the prophetic last words that Linda Hammerick’s grandmother says to her. Growing up in small-town North Carolina in the 1970s and ’80s, Linda already knows that she is ... Read more

    $13.99 USD $8.99 USD

  • The Sweetest Fruits

    With brilliant sensitivity and an unstinting eye, The Sweetest Fruits illuminates the women’s tenacity and their struggles in this novel that circumnavigates the globe in the search for love, family, home, and belonging.Monique Truong gives voice to three women, Rosa, Alethea, and Setsu, who each tell the story of their life with Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), a globetrotting Greek-Irish writer best ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

  • The Sweetest Fruits

    A Novel

    **From Monique Truong, winner of the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature, comes “a sublime, many-voiced novel of voyage and reinvention” (Anthony Marra)"[Truong] imagines the extraordinary lives of three women who loved an extraordinary man [and] creates distinct, engaging voices for these women" (Kirkus Reviews)**A Greek woman tells of how she willed herself out of her father's cloistered house, ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    Bitter in the Mouth

    Narrated by Jennifer Ikeda ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 17 min

    Booklist calls author Monique Truong a "gifted storyteller." Here Truong pens a mesmerizing tale starring Linda Hammerick, a woman with a truly unique gift-the ability to experience words through taste. The word "disappoint" always leaves a bad taste in Linda's mouth, like burnt toast. And this taste is particularly powerful around her family. Yet when a tragedy occurs, Linda has no choice but to ... Read more

    $24.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Sweetest Fruits

    A Novel

    Unabridged

    9 hours 25 min

    **From Monique Truong, winner of the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature, comes “a sublime, many-voiced novel of voyage and reinvention” (Anthony Marra)"[Truong] imagines the extraordinary lives of three women who loved an extraordinary man [and] creates distinct, engaging voices for these women" (Kirkus Reviews)**A Greek woman tells of how she willed herself out of her father's cloistered house, ... Read more

    $20.00 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • The Complete Book of Salt Block Cooking

    Cook Everything You Love with a Himalayan Salt Block

    by Ryan Childs ...
    Former Chez Panisse Chef Ryan Childs Shows You How To Make The Most of Salt Block Cooking With More Than 100 Simple Recipes.The Complete Book of Salt Block Cooking is your ultimate guide to using your Himalayan salt block to prepare the foods you love in a new way. Perfect as a gift or as an addition to your own kitchen shelf, this accessible cookbook arms you with essential tips and techniques ... Read more

    $6.29 USD

  • The Good Cook's Book of Salt and Pepper

    Achieving Seasoned Delight, with more than 150 recipes

    It amazes me that so little has been written about the two foods we eat most often. Here is a book that tells us about these two ingredients-one essential to life, the other the flavor of almost everything we eat. . . . A book like Ms. Jordan’s is long overdue.” -James PetersonSalt is indispensable. Pepper is superfluous. Michelle Anna Jordan guides you through this cookbook where saltandpepper” ... Read more

    $12.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • The Story of Salt

    It Starts with the Sea

    by Lisa Owings ...
    series Step by Step
    Audisee® eBooks with Audio combine professional narration and sentence highlighting for an engaging read aloud experience!How does salt go from the sea to flavoring your food? Workers pump seawater into ponds. Salt crystals form as the water dries up. See what happens step by step in the process of making salt. ... Read more

    $8.69 USD