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Stuffed: Adventures of a Restaurant Family

By: Patricia Volk
Published: ©2002
Pages: 242
Total Copies: 19
Genre: Nonfiction | Books About Food


Description: Patricia Volk’s delicious memoir lets us into her big, crazy, loving, cheerful, infuriating and wonderful family, where you’re never just hungry—your starving to death, and you’re never just full—you’re stuffed. Volk’s family fed New York City for one hundred years, from 1888 when her great-grandfather introduced pastrami to America until 1988, when her father closed his garment center restaurant. All along, food was pretty much at the center of their lives.