My new book, “BORN HUNGRY: Julia Child Becomes “the French Chef” is out, and selling like hot cakes (or maybe croissants)
Born Hungry is a colorful children’s book about how Julia fell in love with her husband Paul during WWII, made her first recipe (for shark repellant!) in Sri Lanka, and learned how to cook delicious meals in la belle France during what she called the “favorite years of my life.” Illustrated by Sarah Green. With…Read More
Paul Child photo show, FRANCE IS A FEAST, at CIA/Copia in Napa, CA
Next time you’re in Napa CA check out our Paul Child photo show at the CIA at Copia, and see a young Julia Child discovering French food, and herself, in postwar Paris and Marseille — it’s free, and runs through 9/2/19 On Tour: France is a Feast: the Photographic Journey of Paul & Julia Child…Read More
Join me at the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum 6/7, for lunch and Julia Child stories
Join me at the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum tomorrow (6/7), for a French lunch and stories about Julia Child’s coming of age, from 12-2 PM (res required) — bon appetit! En Plein Aire with French Fare June Luncheon Support the Bartow-Pell Conservancy and join us for an elegant lunch outdoors on the pebble court with a…Read More
Breaking news: “France is a Feast” West Coast book tour – first week of May ’18
Happy spring — Katie Pratt and I will pick up where we left off last fall, talking about and showing photos from FRANCE IS A FEAST: the Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child. We start on Mon 4/30 at the famous and funky Powell’s Books in Portland, proceed to Elliott Bay Books in Seattle…Read More
Let us bend your ear: Alex Prud’homme and Katie Pratt on “Inside Julia’s Kitchen” Podcast
Have a listen, and let me know what you think Episode 4 from “Inside Julia’s Kitchen Podcast: Meet Alex Prud’homme and Katie Pratt. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/inside-julias-kitchen/id1336069813?mt=2&i=1000401706969Read More
‘France Is a Feast’: Photo Exhibit Celebrates Julia Child — Associated Press
Katie Pratt and I teamed with the Napa Valley Museum to launch a show of Paul Child’s photos, art, and artifacts — from photos of Julia and Paris, to his drawings, paintings, and stained glass, his Rolliflex camera, and a recreation of his Paris studio. The opening night party on 11/11 was the museum’s biggest night…Read More
Multimedia exhibit of Paul Child’s work at Napa Valley Museum
‘France is a Feast’ opens at Napa Valley Museum Lisa Adams Walter Nov 8, 2017 Updated Nov 8, 2017 Julia Child, before she became the famous “French Chef” was photographed by her husband Paul, when they lived in Paris. Paul Child photo, photo courtesy of The Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University The newly renamed…Read More
Publishers Weekly enjoyed “thoroughly delicious” FRANCE IS A FEAST!
(Re-posting, as this failed to load earlier) The book arrives in stores 10/24, but feel free to pre-order as many copies as you want at any time – makes a lovely gift! France Is a Feast: The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child Alex Prud’homme and Katie Pratt. Thames & Hudson, $35…Read More
Tres Bien: Booklist likes FIAF, too!
We’re having a good day, reviewer-wise, over here at “France is a Feast” HQ. Hot on the heels of PW, Booklist has given us a thumb’s up. Merci! France Is a Feast: The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child. Prud’homme, Alex (Author) and Pratt, Katie (Author) Oct 2017. 208 p. Thames & Hudson,…Read More
My new book about Paul Child’s photos of France (and Julia) out in Oct!
Guess who’s on the cover of the @thameshudsonUSA fall catalog? Look for France is Feast this fall https://amzn.to/2kOlRcZ @APFrenchChefRead More