• Title : Sweetbitter

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  • ISBN: 1101875941

  • Format Type: Hardcover

  • Number of Pages: 368 pages


Sweetbitter Description

A lush, raw, thrilling novel of the senses about a year in the life of a uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, alluring world of a famous downtown New York restaurant Let s say I was born when I came over the George Washington Bridge This is how we meet unforgettable Tess, the twenty two year old at the heart of this stunning first novel Shot from a mundane, provincial past, she s come to New York to look for a life she can t define, except as a burning drive to become someone, to belong somewhere After she stumbles into a coveted job at a renowned Union Square restaurant, we spend the year with her as she learns the chaotic, punishing, privileged life of a backwaiter, on duty and off Her appetites for food, wine, knowledge, and every kind of experience are awakened And she s pulled into the magnetic thrall of two other servers a handsome bartender she falls hard for, and an older woman she latches onto with an orphan s ardor These two and their enigmatic connection to each other will prove to be Tess s hardest lesson of all Sweetbitter is a story of discovery, enchantment, and the power of what remains after disillusionment..



Sweetbitter Reviews

thumbnail Title: Sweetbitter
Author:Stephanie Danler
ISBN :1101875941
ranting: 1.5
Reviewer: 3973 Reviews
Description: A lush, raw, thrilling novel of the senses about a year in the life of a uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, alluring world of a famous downtown New York restaurant Let s say I was bo

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