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Teaser Tuesdays Jan. 11, 2011

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Teaser Tuesdays: A fun weekly meme Hosted by MizB @ Should Be Reading where readers share the teasers sentences from their current reads. Tthis week's teaser is from Julie Powell's "Julie & Julia": 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen.

Julie & Julia: Living in tiny apartment. Trapped in job she hates. Julie Powell begins a project called Julie/Julia Project in which she cook every one of the recipes in Julia Child's cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking in a space of just a year.
I couldn't get the first one to flip at all; it just crumpled against the far lip of the pan, cracking up some at the stress points. Julie & Julia, pg. 86

17 comments:

Small Kucing said...

i saw this in BX but didnt buy

Kah Woei said...

HaHa! Still I think she made far more progress than I would have if I tried cooking by reading a cook book :-)

BLHmistress said...

Bravo for her wanting to do it because I probably would have burnt everything lol.


My Teaser Tuesday

Deepali said...

I saw the movie, which was fun!
However, I've read that Julia Childs disapproved of Julia Powell's blog and her...

How is the book?
My teaser is at www.readseverything.blogspot.com from Diana Wynn Jones.

Melissa said...

i have been meaning to read my waterlogged copy for about a year and a half.

Here is mine: http://jaynesbooks.blogspot.com/2011/01/teaser-tuesdays_11.html

Miss Page-Turner said...

Ah nice comment about the beginnings of a good cook. I claim myself being a good cook and rember my first dishes with horror,haha!
Here is my Teaser

Marg said...

Cooking omelette maybe?

I can't flip them either.

My teaser is here this week

Karen and Gerard said...

A whole book about cooking? Doesn't sound very interesting to me.

Here's our teasers if you get a chance to stop by:
http://ourstack.blogspot.com/2011/01/tuesday-teaer-dogwood-and-convent.html

Belinda said...

Sounds like me in the kitchen! You can find my FEVERED teaser at The Bookish Snob

Belinda said...

Sounds like me in the kitchen! You can find my FEVERED teaser at The Bookish Snob

Amy said...

Great teaser & more power to her....I'd probably throw in the towel after this happened!

I have this book in my TBR pile and your teaser makes me want to pullit out & read it now!

Tribute Books Mama said...

here's mine http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com/2011/01/teaser-tuesday-high-spirits-tale-of.html

Zakiya LadyWings said...

Awesome reviews! :D

Happy Reading,
Zakiya - My teasers this week

fredamans said...

I LOVED this book. And yet I still have to read Cleaving.

http://fredasvoice.blogspot.com/2011/01/teaser-tuesday_10.html

Emma Michaels said...

Happy Teaser Tuesday!
My teaser is here
Please check out and comment on my interview with a wonderful nonprofit 'Mom to Madre' that helps spread literacy to families and helps mothers adjust to differences in their lives when going from one language to another! Thank you!

Sincerely,
Emma Michaels
http://EmmaMichaels.Blogspot.com

Katie said...

is the book really close to the movie?

thanks for stopping by!

BlackEyedDog said...

I only heard good things about the book and the movie.
Maybe I should read it^^
thx for sharing the teaser.

http://semicrazed.blogspot.com/2011/01/teaser-tuesday-11.html

xoxo