Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken by Laura Schenone
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Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken
By Laura Schenone

The Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken

A Search for Food and Family

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Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken by Laura Schenone

Book Description

James Beard Award-winning author Laura Schenone undertakes a quest to retrieve her great grandmother's ravioli recipe, reuniting with relatives as she goes. In lyrical prose and delicious recipes, Schenone takes the reader on an unforgettable journey from the grit of New Jersey's industrial wastelands and the fast-paced disposable culture of its suburbs to the dramatically beautiful coast of Liguria-the family's homeland-with its pesto, smoked chestnuts, torte, and, most beloved of all, ravioli, the food of celebration and happiness. Schenone discovers the persistent importance of place, while offering a perceptive voice on immigration and ethnicity in its twilight. Along the way, she gives us the comedies and foibles of family life, a story of love and loss, a deeper understanding of the bonds between parents and children, and the mysteries of pasta, rolled into a perfect circle of gossamer dough.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780393061468
ISBN-10: 0393061469
Format: Hardback
(241mm x 165mm x 30mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 13-Nov-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Laura Schenone

Laura Schenone is the author of The Dogs of Avalon, the James Beard Award-winning A Thousand Years Over a Hot Stove and The Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken. She writes for Saveur, New Jersey Monthly, and other magazines. She lives in New Jersey with her family and dog Lily.

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