Kitchen Confidential, Insider's Edition (Paperback)

Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly

By Anthony Bourdain

Ecco, 9780062231376, 384pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2012

List Price: 11.99*
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Description

A pocket-size edition of the megabestselling classic, hand-annotated throughout by Anthony Bourdain himself.

Bourdain's deliciously funny, delectably shocking banquet of wild-but-true tales of life in the culinary trade lays out more than a quarter century of drugs, sex, and haute cuisine.



Praise For Kitchen Confidential, Insider's Edition: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly

“Utterly riveting, swaggering with stylish machismo and precise ear for kitchen patois.”
-New York magazine

“You’ll laugh, you’ll cry...you’re gonna love it.”
-Denver Post

“The kind of book you read in one sitting, then rush about annoying your coworkers by declaiming whole passages.”
-USA Today

Bourdain captures the world of restaurants and professionally cooked food in all its theatrical, demented glory.
-USA Today

A gonzo memoir of whats really going on behind those swinging doors.... Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain is unique.
-Newsweek

Bourdain’s prose is utterly riveting, swaggering with stylish machismo and a precise ear for kitchen patois.
-New York magazine

Hysterical.... Bourdain gleefully rips through the scenery to reveal private backstage horrors.
-New York Times Book Review