Table Manners by Jeremiah Tower audiobook

Table Manners: How to Behave in the Modern World and Why Bother

By Jeremiah Tower
Read by Jeremiah Tower

Random House Audio
2.23 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781524723064

An authoritative and witty guide to modern table manners for all occasions by one of the world's most acclaimed chefs and restaurateurs Table Manners is an entertaining and practical guide to manners for everyone and every occasion. Whether you are a guest at a potluck or the host of a dinner party, a patron of your local bar or an invitee at a state dinner, this audiobook tells you exactly how to behave: what to talk about, what to wear, how to eat. Jeremiah Tower has advice on everything: food allergies, RSVPs, iPhones, running late, thank-yous, restaurant etiquette, even what to do when you are served something disgusting. This charming audio guide is your "Strunk & White" for navigating our cosmopolitan age with confidence and good taste.

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Summary

Summary

An authoritative and witty guide to modern table manners for all occasions by one of the world's most acclaimed chefs and restaurateurs

Table Manners is an entertaining and practical guide to manners for everyone and every occasion. Whether you are a guest at a potluck or the host of a dinner party, a patron of your local bar or an invitee at a state dinner, this audiobook tells you exactly how to behave: what to talk about, what to wear, how to eat. Jeremiah Tower has advice on everything: food allergies, RSVPs, iPhones, running late, thank-yous, restaurant etiquette, even what to do when you are served something disgusting. This charming audio guide is your "Strunk & White" for navigating our cosmopolitan age with confidence and good taste.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“An amiable and frequently witty guide to dining-room etiquette.” New York Times Book Review
“A whimsical look at modern table manners…Tower successfully narrates the dos and don’ts of entertaining for all partygoers and planners.” Library Journal (starred review)
“Wittily guides readers through best practices in formal, casual, and unusual dining situations…Tower has succeeded in bringing an entirely modern spin to the question of etiquette, and it feels effortless.” Booklist
“A smorgasbord of tips for negotiating human decency in social situations…This lively and helpful book offers the last line of defense against social barbarity and self-referential boorishness.” Publishers Weekly
“Dress codes, tipping, doggie bags, texting, and use of mobile devices at the table are all thoughtfully and articulately discussed.” AudioFile

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Author Bio: Jeremiah Tower

Author Bio: Jeremiah Tower

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction
Runtime: 2.23
Audience: Adult
Language: English