Posts Tagged ‘Food’

Gluten-Free Girl by Shauna James Ahern

 Source: Personal Copy Five words from the blurb: pain, avoid, bread, embrace, fresh Shauna James Ahern was diagnosed with celiac disease at the age of 38. This meant that if she ingested any gluten her small intestine would be damaged. She had to completely change her diet – avoiding bread, pasta and processed foods in which gluten […]

The Last Banquet by Jonathan Grimwood

Five words from the blurb: orphan, chef, France, delicacies, obsession The Last Banquet is a vivid book that grabs the reader’s attention from the first page. It begins with disgusting scenes of a boy eating beetles and continues with investigations into a wide range of bizarre food. The child grows up and becomes a member […]