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The Omnivore's Dilemma

The Secrets Behind What You Eat

The Omnivore's Dilemma( 1 customer ratings | )
Author: Pollan, Michael
Publication Date:Oct 2009
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Imprint:Dial Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $9.99
Book Description:

It's time to become a food detective! 'What's for dinner?' seems like a simple question. But do you really know . . . 'What happens to a field of potatoes destined to become french fries . . . or In how many disguises corn sneaks into your food? (Hint- It's in your soda, your burger, and that Twinkie!) Do you know what that 'organic' sticker on your banana actually means . . . or Where the chicken in your nugget grew...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Social Science / Sociology
Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.006 x 8.853 x 0.897 Inches
Book Weight:0.928 Pounds
Author Biography
Pollan, Michael (Author)
Michael Pollan is a contributing writer for "The New York Times Magazine" as well as a contributing editor at "Harper's" magazine. He is the author of two prize-winning books: "Second Nature: A Gardener's Education" and "A Place of My Own: The Education of an Amateur Builder."

Pollan lives in Connecticut with his wife and son. 030

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