Memoir of the Sunday BrunchLarge Print - 2013
For Julia Pandl, the rite of passage into young-adulthood included mandatory service at her family's restaurant, where she watched as her father, who was also the chef, ruled with the strictness of a drill sergeant. At age twelve, Julia was initiated into the rite of the Sunday brunch, a weekly madhouse at her father's Milwaukee-based restaurant, where she and her eight older siblings before her did service in a situation of controlled chaos, learning the ropes of the family business and, more important, learning life lessons that would shape them for all the years to come. In her wry memoir, she looks back on those formative years, a time not just of growing up but, ultimately, of becoming a source of strength and support as the world her father knew began to change into a tougher, less welcoming place.
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine :, Center Point Large Print,, 2013
Edition: Center Point large print edition
Branch Call Number: 647.95 P192m 2013a
Characteristics: 287 p. (large print) : ill., ports. ; 23 cm