The hundred-foot journey : a novel
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Published
New York : Scribner, 2011.
Format
Book
Edition
First Scribner trade paperback edition.
ISBN
9781439165652, 1439165653
Physical Desc
ix, 245, 16 pages ; 21 cm
Lexile measure
1190L
Rating
1190L
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Tomahawk - Adult Fiction GeneralFIC MORAvailableMarch 29, 2021

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Language
English
Lexile measure
1190

Notes

General Note
Includes author interview, recipes, and Scribner reading group guide at end of book.
General Note
"An earlier edition of this work was originally published in India in 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers India"--Title page verso.
General Note
Originally published as hardback: ©2010.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Hassan Haji is a skinny Indian teenager with that mysterious something that comes along once a generation. He is one of those rare chefs who is simply born. He is an artist. Born above his grandfather's modest restaurant in Mumbai, Hassan first experienced life through intoxicating whiffs of spicy fish curry, trips to the local markets, and gourmet outings with his mother. But when tragedy pushes the family out of India, they console themselves by eating their way around the world, eventually settling in Lumiere, a small village in the French Alps. The boisterous Haji family takes Lumiere by storm. They open an inexpensive Indian restaurant opposite an esteemed French relais, that of the famous chef Madame Mallory, and infuse the sleepy town with the spices of India, transforming the lives of its eccentric villagers and infuriating their celebrated neighbor. Only after Madame Mallory wages culinary war with the immigrant family, does she finally agree to mentor young Hassan, leading him to Paris, the launch of his own restaurant, and a slew of new adventures.
Target Audience
1190L,Lexile

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Morais, R. C. (2011). The hundred-foot journey: a novel (First Scribner trade paperback edition.). Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morais, Richard C., 1960-. 2011. The Hundred-foot Journey: A Novel. New York: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morais, Richard C., 1960-. The Hundred-foot Journey: A Novel New York: Scribner, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Morais, Richard C. The Hundred-foot Journey: A Novel First Scribner trade paperback edition., Scribner, 2011.

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