Julia Child


Born
in Pasadena, California, The United States
August 15, 1912

Died
August 13, 2004

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Julia Child was a famous American cook, author, and television personality who introduced French cuisine and cooking techniques to the American mainstream through her many cookbooks and television programs. Her most famous works are the 1961 cookbook Mastering the Art of French Cooking and, showcasing her sui generis television persona, the series The French Chef, which premiered in 1963.


Average rating: 4.25 · 147,590 ratings · 7,850 reviews · 53 distinct worksSimilar authors
My Life in France

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4.17 avg rating — 71,456 ratings — published 2006 — 39 editions
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Mastering the Art of French...

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4.33 avg rating — 36,803 ratings — published 1961 — 19 editions
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The Way to Cook

4.30 avg rating — 12,416 ratings — published 1989 — 6 editions
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Baking with Julia: Sift, Kn...

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4.27 avg rating — 8,573 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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Mastering the Art of French...

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4.42 avg rating — 6,961 ratings — published 1970 — 14 editions
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Julia and Jacques Cooking a...

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4.25 avg rating — 3,283 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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Julia's Kitchen Wisdom: Ess...

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The French Chef Cookbook

4.39 avg rating — 1,127 ratings — published 1968 — 18 editions
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Mastering the Art of French...

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4.46 avg rating — 1,074 ratings — published 2011 — 12 editions
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As Always, Julia: The Lette...

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4.12 avg rating — 4,086 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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“A party without cake is just a meeting”
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“Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.”
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“I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.”
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