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Secrets of the Tsil Cafe
by Averill, Thomas Fox

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Wes Hingler lives in the shadow of his fiercely opinionated cook parents. Argument and habanero chile are the dominant spices of Wes's life, permeating the tense atmosphere of his father's restaurant and his mother's catering business. Professional rivalries, romantic triangles, and assorted betrayals all make for a volatile coming-of-age tale.

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Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
Publisher: Blue Hen
Price: $2.99
Seller: Owls Books, Toledo, OH, USA
Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
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Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
Publisher: Blue Hen
Price: $2.99
Seller: Discover Books, Toledo, OH, USA
Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
Condition: Good
 
 
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    Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
    Publisher: Blue Hen
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
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    Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
    Publisher: Blue Hen
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    Notes: Noticeably used book. Text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Heavy wear to covers and pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.

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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
    Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
    Publisher: Blue Hen
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
    Pub. Date: 2001
    Publisher: Blue Hen
    Description: Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!
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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
    Pub. Date: 2001
    Publisher: Blue Hen
    Description: Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!
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    Pub. Date: 2001-07-09
    Publisher: Blue Hen
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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hardcover)
    Pub. Date: 2001
    Publisher: Blue Hen
    Description: Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!
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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe (Hard cover)
    Pub. Date: 2001
    Publisher: Blue Hen Books
    Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Very Good condition. Very Good dust jacket.

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    Secrets of the Tsil Cafe: a Novel With Recipes (Hard Back)
    Pub. Date: 2001
    Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc. -Blue-Hen Books
    Description: 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Condition: Very Good in Very Good jacket
    Notes: 304 Pages. Black remainder mark on bottom page edges. Orange boards withblack lettering. Dark green endpapers. Dust jacket has unclipped price 23.95. Tight, bright book with no marks or stamps. Interior is faultless. Weston Hingler's crib was in the kitchen of BuenAppeTito, his mother's catering service. There, he learned to read while tasting the pleasing flavors of his mother's culinary alphabet. But before he was allowed to enter the Tsil Cafe, he would have to pass his father's tast tests. Anchovies. Habanero chiles. Chipotle peppers. Food to purge body and soul. Food his loving but sometimes volatile father uses as a measure of family, friends, and enemies. Caught between kitchens, one traditional and the other New World, weston quickly learns that he's also trapped by his wayward parents' secret complicated histories, as well as by the cafe customers and employees who are all too privy to his growing up. In this layered and savory novel, food is the refledction of life's shifting flavors---the way this singular, multicultural family communicates their deepest needs and their greatest expressions of love.

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    Albuquerque, NM, USA
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Overview

Wes Hingler lives in the shadow of his fiercely opinionated cook parents. Argument and habanero chile are the dominant spices of Wes's life, permeating the tense atmosphere of his father's restaurant and his mother's catering business. Professional rivalries, romantic triangles, and assorted betrayals all make for a volatile coming-of-age tale.

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  • PID: 15880002802
  • ISBN-13: 9780399147555
  • Publisher: Blue Hen
  • Seller: Friends of the Phoenix Library
    Description: This is a former library book with library stickers and stamps. 100% of this purchase will support literacy programs through a nonprofit organization!
    Condition: Good