Food Rules

An Eater's Manual
Pollan, Michael (Book - 2011)
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Penguin Putnam

Michael Pollan and Maira Kalman come together to create an enhanced Food Rules for hardcover, now beautifully illustrated and with even more food wisdom.

Michael Pollan's definitive compendium, Food Rules, is here brought to colorful life with the addition of Maira Kalman's beloved illustrations.

This brilliant pairing is rooted in Pollan's and Kalman's shared appreciation for eating's pleasures, and their understanding that eating doesn't have to be so complicated. Written with the clarity, concision, and wit that is Michael Pollan's trademark, this indispensable handbook lays out a set of straightforward, memorable rules for eating wisely. Kalman's paintings remind us that there is delight in learning to eat well.

The hardcover Pollan-Kalman collaboration will be the Food Rules edition that families will pass down for posterity, sharing lessons for eating healthfully-and joyfully-for all their lives.

Baker & Taylor
Presents a set of rules for eating wisely in accordance with a variety of ethnic and cultural traditions, sharing guidelines for making grocery choices and dining out.

& Taylor

Sumptuously illustrated with artwork by the creator of The Principles of Uncertainty, a hardcover edition of the foodie compendium by the best-selling author of The Omnivore's Dilemma outlines comprehensive, memorable rules for eating well and joyfully. (This book was previouly listed in Forecast.)

Authors: Pollan, Michael
Statement of Responsibility: Michael Pollan ; with illustrations by Maira Kalman
Title: Food rules
an eater's manual
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011
Edition: New ed.
Characteristics: 203 p. : col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Diet Nutrition Food habits
Topical Term: Diet
Food habits
ISBN: 9781594203084
Branch Call Number: 613.2 P
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Nov 16, 2014
  • modis01 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Short simple advice, but not as compelling or well written as his other reads. Prefer Omnivore's Dilemma and Cooked.

Jun 13, 2012
  • KremenaTobin rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Delightful and very informative book!Love it!Great size to carry with you too!


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