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The telling room

Michael Paterniti

The telling room

a tale of love, betrayal, revenge, and the world"s greatest piece of cheese

by Michael Paterniti

  • 261 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cheesemakers,
  • Travel,
  • Cheesemaking,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    In picturesque Guzmán, Spain, in a cave dug into a hillside, villagers have gathered for centuries to share stories and secrets. It was here that Michael Paterniti found himself listening to a larger-than-life Spanish cheesemaker spin a tale about an unusual piece of cheese. Reputed to be among the world"s finest, it was said to conjure long-lost memories. Then, Ambrosio said, things had gone horribly wrong.

    Edition Notes

    First published: New York : Dial Press, 2013.

    StatementMichael Paterniti
    SeriesThorndike Press large print nonfiction, Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF274.S7 P37 2013b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination593 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages593
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27154058M
    ISBN 10141046380X
    ISBN 109781410463807
    LC Control Number2013030108
    OCLC/WorldCa891145608, 854848170

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    Steven Jenkins reviews "The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese," by Michael Paterniti.   It's about cheese, and is called "The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese." Here he discusses the .


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A moving exploration of happiness, friendship, and betrayal, The Telling Room introduces us to Ambrosio Molinos de las Heras, an unforgettable real-life literary hero, while also holding a mirror up to the world, fully alive to the power of stories that define and sustain us.

Praise for The Telling Room /5(). The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese. In the fall ofwhile working at a gourmet deli in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Michael Paterniti encountered a piece of cheese.

Not just any cheese/5. A moving exploration of happiness, friendship, and betrayal, The Telling Room introduces us to Ambrosio Molinos de las Heras, an unforgettable real-life literary hero, while also holding a mirror up to the world, fully alive to the power of stories that define and sustain us.4/4(22).

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Book Summary In the picturesque village of Guzmán, Spain, in a cave dug into a hillside on the edge of town, an ancient door leads to a cramped limestone chamber known as "the telling room.".

The Telling Room: A Tale of The telling room book, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese is a book by Michael Paterniti about a Spanish cheese, Páramo de Guzmán, and its maker, first published in July It was featured on BBC Radio 4's Book of the Week during January Author: Michael Paterniti.

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J • The Telling Room is a tale of friendship, betrayal, mythmaking, ancient history and, yes, really fabulous cheese. Author Michael Author: Michael Paterniti. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR • Entertainment Weekly • Kirkus Reviews • The Christian Science Monitor In the picturesque village of Guzmán, Spain, in a cave dug into a hillside on the edge of town, an ancient door leads to a cramped limestone chamber known as “the telling room.”.

The founders brought authors Jonathan Lethem and Susan Orlean to town for literary events, and hosted Dave Eggers and Valentino Achak Deng for a reading and student discussion about Eggers’s novel What Is the What (McSweeney’s Books, ). The tide turned for the Telling Room around the time of that student reading in Equal parts mystery and memoir, travelogue and history, The Telling Room is an astonishing work of literary nonfiction by one of our most accomplished storytellers.

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Over the course of a decade, Paterniti (Driving Mr. Albert) visits Ambrosio Molino’s contador, or telling room (a space in a handmade cave that in earlier times functioned as cold larders for. In the picturesque Spanish village of Guzmán, villagers have gathered for centuries in 'the telling room' to share their stories.

It was here, in the summer ofthat Michael Paterniti listened as Ambrosio Molinos de las Heras spun an odd and compelling tale about a Author: Michael Paterniti. In his new book The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World’s Greatest Piece of Cheese, Paterniti recounts his more than 20 .Michael Paterniti is a journalist, an essayist, and the bestselling author of Driving Mr.

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