Within this hefty collection of letters between Julia Child and
her cherished friend, Avis DeVoto, readers will discover a riveting
peek into their personal lives, as well as a page-turner of a read.
The tale of their friendship begins in 1952. Julia Child is living
with her husband, Paul, in Paris when she reads an article about
knives in Harper's. Julia is so taken with the magazine
story that she sends a fan letter and a proper French knife to its