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As a huge fan of her cookbooks, I was very interested in Marcella's story. Unfortunately the first half of the book (pre-Craig Claibourne) is far superior to the second half (full... Read morePublished 5 months ago by L. E. McCall
Very engaging book with a bit of WWII history & her personal journey in becoming the expert cook on Italian cuisine. I definitely will be checking out her cookbooks. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Sparky L.
Ms. Hazan had a remarkable life and after reading her autobiography I understand why her methods appeal to me. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
I own all her cookbooks, and have long admired her as a thorough and inspired creator of authentic Italian cuisine, so finding out more about her was a pleasure. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Gentle Reader
I love Marcella's cookbooks - the writing itself as well as the recipes. This book is the icing on the cake. I have the kindle edition.Published 17 months ago by Amazon Customer
I gave it three stars because, although it's an exciting read in the beginning, the last half to third was relatively monotonous. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Les Ismore
Amusing but not compelling. Too much of I did this then I did that. But loved the part about Danny Kaye.Published on January 26, 2014 by KPF
The candid memoirs of the grande dame of Italian cuisine! I didn't give it 5 stars (although I'd give her cookbooks that) because she did get rather bitter about some things and it... Read morePublished on November 14, 2013 by anjelica
Amarcord is the title of this book and a very sentimental,as memories must be,film by Fellini.Someone told that Fellini in Italy didn't make such a success because he wrote/filmed... Read morePublished on June 19, 2012 by Z. Medeiros