I am really excited about this book!
It is written by Susanna Reich. Her skilled prose give sizzle to every morsel of this book. I love her words so much I can literally imagine Susanna cooking and sauteeing them over a stove.
Tamar Brazis and Chad Beckerman at Abrams make beautiful books! The care detail and design make this book a work of art.
Although I feel like I have a lot I can say about this book, I have no idea where to begin. Here are some answers to some VERY good questions on Anamaria Anderson's blog Books together
Here are a couple of my favorite spreads:
(this and one other image are inspired by the Parisian artist: Theophile Steinlen.)
Isn't she incomparable, formidable, non?
Who else sucked the marrow of life out of the bone quite like she did?
About the book:
Buy it. Read it. Check it out. Feed it Grapes.
Bookstore of my choice:
Feel free to support my favorite bookstore, Whistlestop books. Drop them an email, and Jeff will sort you out. At least with books.