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Born round

the secret history of a full-time eater

by Frank Bruni

  • 296 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bruni, Frank,
  • Bruni, Frank -- Childhood and youth,
  • New York Times Company -- Biography,
  • Overweight men -- United States -- Biography,
  • Compulsive eating -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Reducing diets -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Food writers -- United States -- Biography,
  • Italian Americans -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrank Bruni.
    GenreBiography, Case studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC552.C65 B78 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23180631M
    ISBN 109781594202315
    LC Control Number2009009532
    OCLC/WorldCa315238593

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Frank Bruni was born round, round as in stout, chubby, and hungry, always and endlessly hungry. He grew up in a big, loud Italian family in White Plains, New York, where meals were epic, outsize affairs/5().

Christopher McDougall is an American author and journalist best known for his best-selling book Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen. He has also written for Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, Outside, Men's Journal, and New York, and was a contributing editor for Men's Health/5.

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Inescapably, though, it also is a sad history. By his own account, Mr. Bruni seems to have gotten his demons under control.5/5(5). “Born Round” keeps the reader engrossed, though, also rooting on Bruni’s team and touched by his struggle. The book will speak to anyone who has taken a full pint of ice cream from the.

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If this book were a restaurant, people would be lined up around the block to get in. Foreign correspondent Bruni (Ambling Into History: The Unlikely Odyssey of George W. Bush,etc.) faces a menu of challenges after taking a coveted job as the New York Times restaurant g up eating the lavish meals cooked by his Italian mother, it was apparent early on that Bruni would be forever consumed by food.

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Book Review: Born Round Warm, funny and always engaging, Frank Bruni's memoir traces his circuitous (one might even say round) route from baby glutton to New York Times restaurant critic with a realistic but never falsely self-deprecating view of his own weaknesses and a generous helping of irony.

Christopher McDougall is the author of Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Super Athletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never began his career as an overseas correspondent for the Associated Press, covering wars in Rwanda and Angola.

He now lives and writes (and runs, swims, climbs, and bear-crawls) among the Amish farms around his home in rural Pennsylvania/5(K).

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What I find most special about this book is the period when he finally starts to get it. First, he learned how to push himself with the help of a personal trainer. He learned that when he didn’t eat the way he was supposed to or didn’t work out on his own as hard as he should have, those extra calories had to be made up in minutes on the.

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I enjoyed all of Frank Bruni’s wandering memories. Like him, I grew up in a family where most of our gatherings center around food, eating, drinking and holidays. Christopher McDougall is the author of "Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Super Athletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen." TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading.” It supports independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community.

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