Thorndike Press


  • Stephanie Danler
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  • ISBN-10: 1410493431
  • ISBN-13: 9781410493439
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.30 lbs ( .59 kgs)
  • 514 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released September 2016
  • Bestsellers

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A New York Times Bestseller
A LibraryReads Pick
An Instant National Bestseller

Meet Tess, an unforgettable twenty-two-year-old at the heart of this stunning debut. A lush, raw, thrilling novel of the senses, it follows a year in the life of this uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, seductive world of a famous New York City restaurant.


Customer Reviews

“This debut is a quintessential coming-of-age story . . . Danler writes about food with sensory gusto . . . a treat, sure to find a big following.”

— Publishers Weekly (starred)

“. . . Incandescent, with visceral and gorgeous descriptions of flavors, pitch-perfect overheard dialogue, deep knowledge of food, wine, and the restaurant business . . . Danler aims to mesmerize, to seduce, to fill you with sensual cravings. She also offers the rare impassioned defense of Britney Spears. As they say at the restaurant: pick up!”

— Kirkus Reviews (starred)