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          Portland Book Festival Virtual Event Pass: November 8–12
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          Tenderness: Donika Kelly, Brandon Taylor, and Kirstin Valdez Quade
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Andrea Nguyen

Andrea Nguyen

Andrea Nguyen is an author, teacher, and consultant in the San Francisco Bay Area. Born in Vietnam, she came to the United States at the age of six. She has written six cookbooks: Vietnamese Food Any DayInto the Vietnamese KitchenThe Banh Mi HandbookAsian DumplingsAsian Tofu and The Pho Cookbook, which won the 2018 James Beard Foundation Award for the Best Single Subject Book. She also edited Unforgettable, a biography cookbook about culinary icon Paula Wolfert. Andrea’s food writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Saveur, Lucky Peach, and Cooking Light.

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Nov 9

Portland Book Festival  

Home Cooking: New Classic Cookbooks

Two new cookbooks destined to become classics that home cooks will reach for again and again. John Becker and Megan Scott have spent nearly a decade revising and updating one of the most iconic American cookbooks, a veritable kitchen bible, Joy of Cooking. The new edition features more than six hundred new recipes, with updates

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