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Title My fat dad : a memoir of food, love, and family, with recipes / Dawn Lerman.
Author Lerman, Dawn.
Publication New York : Berkley Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, LLC, [2015]
Edition Berkley trade paperback edition.
Description ix, 318 pages ; 21 cm
Contents All it takes is a spoonful of soup -- My new baby sister -- A night at Bubbe's -- Bye-bye, Chicago -- Taking a bite from the Big Apple -- Swapping moms -- The Hampton diet -- My month at the fat farm -- The big reveal -- My holiday wish -- My mom makes dinner -- Annie and the eight-month auditioning process -- Home with my dad -- Olga's lunch room -- Dawn's desserts and Sarah's sweets -- Chocolate love -- Visiting my sister on tour -- Studio 54 -- My parents' divorce -- Epilogue: my dad's cancer.
Summary A coming-of-age memoir of the blogger author's experiences as the daughter of an obese, fad diet-driven father recounts how at her grandmother's side she learned to cook healthy food evincing the traditions of her Jewish heritage. --Publisher's description.
Subject Lerman, Dawn -- Family.
Cooks -- United States -- Biography.
Cooking, American.
Genre Cookbooks.
ISBN 9780425272237 (pbk.) :
0425272230 (pbk.) :

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