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Born round: the secret history of a full-time eater

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The New York Times restaurant critic's heartbreaking and hilarious account of how he learned to love food just enough Frank Bruni was born round. Round as in stout, chubby, and always hungry. His relationship with eating was difficult and his struggle with it began early. When named the restaurant critic for The New York Times in 2004, he knew he would be performing one of the most watched tasks in the epicurean universe. And with food his friend and enemy both, his jitters focused primarily on whether he'd finally made some sense of that relationship. A captivating story of his unpredictable journalistic odyssey as well as his lifelong love-hate affair with food, Born Round will speak to everyone who's ever had to rein in an appetite to avoid letting out a waistband.
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subject_facet Bruni, Frank, Bruni, Frank -- Childhood and youth, Compulsive eating -- United States -- Case studies, Food writers -- United States -- Biography, Italian Americans -- Biography, New York Times Company -- Biography, Overweight men -- United States -- Biography, Reducing diets -- United States -- Case studies
title_display Born round : the secret history of a full-time eater
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topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Bruni, Frank, Childhood and youth, Compulsive eating, Food writers, Italian Americans, Nonfiction, Overweight men, Reducing diets