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  • Lives of Notorious Cooks
  • Brendan Connell
  • English
  • 24 January 2019
  • 9781907681202

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READ & DOWNLOAD Í PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK Ú Brendan Connell Brendan Connell Ú 1 REVIEW REVIEW Û Lives of Notorious Cooks When he reached the age of 767 Peng Zu was sought after by the benevolent Emperor Yao who wished to receive advice on ruling the nation Peng Zu made a thick soup for the emperor out of pheasant Job’s tear seeds and plums well salted Eating the dish th. At first I thought this would be a great companion piece to Lunar Follies Gilbert Sorrentino s send up of pretentious art galleries This collection of short essays lives up to its title relating sometimes hilarious bios of famous cooks from antiuity forward Some are historically true others mythic but the food porn references tend to cloy after a while It s the situations and life experiences of these people whose passion was for their food as opposed to station in life or those they cooked for House of Gold great companion piece to Lunar Follies Gilbert Sorrentino s send up of pretentious art Our Darkest Hours galleries This collection of short essays lives up to its title relating sometimes hilarious bios of famous cooks from antiuity forward Some are historically true others mythic but the food porn references tend to cloy after a while It s the situations and life experiences of these people whose passion was for their food as opposed to station in life or those they cooked for

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READ & DOWNLOAD Í PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK Ú Brendan Connell Brendan Connell Ú 1 REVIEW REVIEW Û Lives of Notorious Cooks Ot resent you When the ruler is calm the nation is calm”Learn of the outrageous and sometimes dubious lives of Peng Zu and fifty other notorious cooks from the pages of history and legend in a picaresue dictionary of delicious and playful story tellin. This is not my normal read but I won it as a GR giveaway and was excited to give it a shot I really enjoyed having something to read in between other long epic novels This is probably the most random book I ve read this year and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to break up the monotony of reading serials Best Friend to Wife and Mother? giveaway and was excited to Bright Evening Star Mystery of the Incarnation Wheaton Literary Series give it a shot I really enjoyed having something to read in between other long epic novels This is probably the most random book I ve read this year and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to break up the monotony of reading serials

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READ & DOWNLOAD Í PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK Ú Brendan Connell Brendan Connell Ú 1 REVIEW REVIEW Û Lives of Notorious Cooks E emperor felt as if he were sitting on air He was filled with a deep cosmic joy in which he saw everything clearly“You see” Peng Zu said “the gravest problems of state can be resolved over a bowl of soup The people seeing you live frugally will n. Originally published at RisingshadowBrendan Connell definitely can t be blamed for lack of imagination and wittiness because who else could ve come up with the idea of writing a historical book about cooks This fully fictional account of the lives of historical people is a damn good book it s historical fantasy at its bestAs you may have already guessed by the previous sentence I categorize this book as historical fantasy it s also possible to categorize this book as historical speculative fiction because certain stories contain fantastical elementsLives of Notorious Cooks is one of the best and most entertaining books I ve read this year I never would ve thought that it would be possible to write a book like this about cooks and cooking I think it s great that Brendan Connell can surprise his readers with books that defy categorization and are totally different from all other books on the market He s one of those rare authors who aren t afraid to use imagination while writing new books and storiesLives of Notorious Cooks contains several short stories It s almost like a different kind of Metrophilias Metrophilias is an excellent flash fiction collection by Brendan Connell but in this case some of the stories aren t exactly flash fiction because they re too long to be flash fictionThese decadent and fantastical biographies of 51 characters are fascinating stories because Brendan Connell has a way with words and he uses witty expressions It s interesting to read what happens to the cooks The stories are humorous and also a bit disturbing in a playful way You ll find yourself smiling and smirking when you read these storiesIt s fascinating to read about different kind of cooks and their foods in vivid details The author writes about the cooks and their lives enchantingly and lets his readers see glimpses of their lives Their lives are filled with all kinds of happenings cooking and delicacies which will cast an enchantment over the reader so that heshe has to keep on reading the storiesBrendan Connell s literary prose is wonderful and sparkles with creativity and originality His writing is so beautiful that it s difficult to find another author who is capable of writing similar kind of nuanced and witty prose To be honest this book is a small gem of sparkling imagination to readers of historical fiction and speculative fictionIf you re looking for something different to read and want to read uality you must read this book because Brendan Connell writes beautiful prose and interesting stories This collection can be especially recommended to readers who are interested in cooking and delicacies but other readers will also enjoy itHighly recommended Gnarled Roots gravest problems of state can be resolved over a bowl of soup The people seeing you live frugally will n. 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