Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver

by Stephanie Watson

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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This contemporary biography series profiles the lives of some of today's most prominent newsmakers; whether covering contributions and achievements or notorious deeds, books in this series examine why these well-known people garner public attention.; This book covers the life and career of celebrity chef Jamie Oliver. The book traces Oliver's childhood in Essex, England, where he dropped out of school due to dyslexia and went on to culinary school. The title then details Oliver's rise to fame as a tel; Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture. Through quotations from the individual profiled as well

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420508864
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 11/22/2013
Series: People in the News Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Introduction: The Crusade Against Turkey Twizzlers 6

Chapter 1 Pint-Sized Chef 10

Chapter 2 Discovery in the Kitchen 21

Chapter 3 Becoming the Naked Chef 30

Chapter 4 A Culinary Star with a Good Heart 42

Chapter 5 Food Revolution 53

Chapter 6 Feeding the Future 69

Notes 77

Important Dates 86

For More Information 88

Index 91

Picture Credits 95

About the Author 96

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