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Didn't even know who Nigel Slater was when I bought the book (even though I am English!). A fantastic and nostalgic account of growing up in England. The ups & downs of life, very blunt and honest, very dry. I remember all the food so well. His descriptions were so clear, I could almost smell the rice pudding, the crumble; almost taste those mash potatoes, and especially the Walnut Whip!
I will be on the look out if he decides to make audio books of his other books. Brilliant!
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This book is a perfect meal for all foodies out there. The author of the book is also the reader. Slater imbues his text with personal emotion and great humor. I found myself wanting more and getting very hungry in the process. This is also a great culinary guide to British home style cooking in the 60's and 70's. Very engaging and fast read.
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