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My Year of Meats
My Year of Meats
Author: Ruth L. Ozeki
When Jane Takagi-Little finally lands a job--producing a Japanese television show sponsored by BEEF-EX, an organization promoting the export of U.S. meats--she takes her crew on the road in search of all-American wives cooking all-American meat. Over the course of filming, though, Jane makes a few troubling discoveries about both. Meanwhile, on ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780670879045
ISBN-10: 0670879045
Publication Date: 6/1/1998
Pages: 366
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

3.9 stars, based on 19 ratings
Publisher: Viking Pr
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio Cassette
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Helpful Score: 2
What a teriffic author! I had previously read her later novel, "All Over Creation", which I loved. This did not disappoint! I hope she keeps on going. Warning--you may never want to eat a steak again...
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Helpful Score: 2
I loved this book. It is funny and a hilarious commentary on Japanese pop culture. Not recommended if you are pregnant and eat meat (but recommended if you're not yet pregnant and might be willing to be talked out of eating meat!).
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engaging characters, disturbing research presented suspensefully...highly recommended.

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