The Cook

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Pub Date: 10/08/2013

Pages: 304

Publisher: Text Publishing Company

Imprint: Text Publishing Company

ISBN 13: 9781921758690

ISBN 10: 1921758694

Price: $14.95 / $19.99 CAN

Category: FICTION / Literary

The Cook

By Wayne Macauley

Price: $14.95



About the Book

A delicious satire of our contemporary obsession with food, cooking and fine dining, The Cook is a wild and darkly funny novel.
Zac, a teenage boy with a difficult past, throws himself into the world and work of haute cuisine but when sweet turns sour, his mind turns from first-class service to revenge.
Published to rave reviews in the UK, Australia.

About the Book

The Cook feeds our hunger to know what goes on in the kitchen, while skewering our culture of food worship.


Wayne Macauley is a highly acclaimed novelist whose works include Some Tests, Demons, The Cook, Caravan Story and Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe. He lives in Brunswick, Melbourne.