Kitchen Chinese: A Novel about Food, Family, and Finding Yourself

Version: Unabridged
Author: Ann Mah
Narrator: [No Narrators Added]
Genres: Fiction & Literature
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Published In: August 2017
# of Units: 9 CDs
Length: 11 hours
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Overview

Kitchen Chinese, Ann Mah's funny and poignant first novel about a young Chinese-American woman who travels to Beijing to discover food, family, and herself is a delight-complete with mouth-watering descriptions of Asian culinary delicacies, from Peking duck and Mongolian hot pot to the colorful, lesser known Ants in a Tree that will delight foodies everywhere. Reminiscent of Elizabeth Gilbert's runaway bestseller Eat, Pray, Love, Mah's tale of clashing cultures, rival siblings, and fine dining is an unforgettable, unexpectedly sensual listening experience-the story of one woman's search for identity and purpose in an exotic and faraway land.

Author Details

Author Details

Mah, Ann

Ann Mah is a food and travel writer based in Paris and Washington DC. She is the author of the food memoir Mastering the Art of French Eating, and a novel, Kitchen Chinese. She regularly contributes to the New York Times' Travel section and she has written for Conde Nast Traveler, Vogue.com, BonAppetit.com, Washingtonian magazine, and other media outlets.