We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time
$27.99 (as of December 12, 2018, 1:46 pm)
& FREE Shipping.
Usually ships in 24 hours
FOREWORD BY LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA AND LUIS A. MIRANDA, JR.
The true story of how a group of chefs fed hundreds of thousands of hungry Americans after Hurricane Maria and touched the hearts of many more
Chef José Andrés arrived in Puerto Rico four days after Hurricane Maria ripped through the island. The economy used to be destroyed and for most of the people there used to be no clean water, no food, no power, no gas, and no way to keep up a correspondence with the outdoor world.
Andrés addressed the humanitarian crisis the only way he knew how: by feeding people, one hot meal at a time. From serving sancocho with his friend José Enrique at Enrique’s ravaged restaurant in San Juan to eventually cooking 100,000 meals a day at more than a dozen kitchens across the island, Andrés and his team fed hundreds of thousands of people, including with massive paellas made to serve thousands of people on my own.. At the same time, they also confronted a crisis with deep roots, in addition to the broken and wasteful system that helps keep one of the vital biggest charities and NGOs in business.
Based on Andrés’s insider’s take in addition to on meetings, messages, and conversations he had whilst in Puerto Rico, We Fed an Island movingly describes how a network of community kitchens activated real change and tells an abnormal story of hope in the face of disasters both natural and man-made, offering suggestions for how to address a crisis like this at some point.
Beyond that, a portion of the proceeds from the book will be donated to the Chef Relief Network of World Central Kitchen for efforts in Puerto Rico and beyond.
$16.99(as of December 12, 2018, 1:51 pm) & FREE Shipping. DetailsSave $5.00 when you spend $20.00 or more on offered by Amazon.com. Enter code NOVBOOK18 at checkout.Your coupon will be applied at amazon checkout. Details
Coupons available for this offerView more couponsThe Hive Queen (Wings of Fire, Book 12)Save $5.00 when you spend $20.00 or more on offered by Amazon.com. Enter code NOVBOOK18 at checkout.
- Offer expires at 11:59 p.m. (PT) December 1, 2018.
- Offer only applies to products shipped and sold by Amazon.com (look for "Ships from and sold by Amazon.com" on the product detail page). Products sold by third-party
sellers or other Amazon entities will not qualify for this offer, even
if "fulfilled by Amazon.com" or "Prime Eligible".
- Offer does not apply to digital content or subscriptions.
- Offer good while supplies last.
- Shipping charges and taxes may apply to the full value of discounted and free promotional items.
- Items must be purchased in a single order and shipped at the same speed to a single address.
- Offer limited to one per customer and account.
- Taxes, shipping and handling, and gift wrap charges do not apply when determining minimum purchase amount.
- The maximum benefit you may receive from this offer is $5.
- Amazon reserves the right to modify or cancel the offer at any time.
- Offer is non-transferable and may not be resold.
- Offer discount will be allocated proportionally among all promotional items in your order.
- If any of the products or content related to this offer are returned, your refund will equal the amount you paid for the product or content, subject to applicable refund policies.
- If you violate any of these terms, the offer will be invalid.
- Unless an Amazon Gift Card is the stated benefit of the promotion, promotional codes (including those placed directly in accounts) may not be redeemed for Amazon Gift Cards.
- Enter promo code NOVBOOK18 at checkout to qualify.
$49.95(as of December 12, 2018, 1:47 pm) & FREE Shipping. Details
$35.00(as of December 12, 2018, 1:51 pm) & FREE Shipping. Details