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  • The Time Machine: Bilingual Edition (English - French)
  • Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
  • Le Magicien D'oz (French Edition)
  • Eine kurze Geschichte von fast allem
  • The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad, #2)
  • The Cat in the Hat in English and French (Beginner Books(R))
  • Les Desastreuses Aventures des Orphelins de Baudelaire : Tome 1: Tout Commence Mal (French edition of A Series of Unfortunate Events : Volume 1 : The Bad Beginning
  • Journal d'un degonfle, Tome 1 : Carnet de bord de Greg Heffley : Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Volume 1 (in French)
  • L o j'irai (Si je reste, #2)
  • Othello (French)
  • Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
  • Madame Bovary (French Classics in French and English)
  • Peter Pan
  • Partners in Wonder
  • Love Ain't Nothing But Sex Misspelled
  • Like Water for Chocolate
  • Strangelets
  • The Vegetarian
  • Other Glass Teat
  • Alone Against Tomorrow: Stories of Alienation in Speculative Fiction
  • Stalking the Nightmare
  • The Tale of Meshka the Kvetch
  • Believe Me
  • Approaching Oblivion
  • Carry On (Simon Snow, #1)
  • Misty's Mayhem: Sea Shenanigans Book Three
  • The Cow Who Climbed a Tree
  • Dear Santa
  • The Host (The Host, #1)
  • The Patriot Bride (Daughters of the Mayflower #4)

The Time Machine Bilingual Edition English French Lola and the Boy Next Door Anna and the French Kiss Le Magicien D oz French Edition Eine kurze Geschichte von fast allem The Likeness Dublin Murder Squad The Cat in the Hat in English and French Beginner Books R Les Desastreuses Aventures des Orphelins de Baudelaire Tome Tout Commence Mal French edition of A Series of Unfortunate Events Volume The Bad Beginning Journal d un degonfle Tome Carnet de bord de Greg Heffley Diary of a Wimpy Kid Volume in French L o j irai Si je reste Othello French Isla and the Happily Ever After Anna and the French Kiss Madame Bovary French Classics in French and English Peter Pan Partners in Wonder Love Ain t Nothing But Sex Misspelled Like Water for Chocolate Strangelets The Vegetarian Other Glass Teat Alone Against Tomorrow Stories of Alienation in Speculative Fiction Stalking the Nightmare The Tale of Meshka the Kvetch Believe Me Approaching Oblivion Carry On Simon Snow Misty s Mayhem Sea Shenanigans Book Three The Cow Who Climbed a Tree Dear Santa The Host The Host The Patriot Bride Daughters of the Mayflower

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i Fast Food Nation i Eric Schlosser s disturbing and timely exploration of one of the world s most controversial industries has become a massive bestseller in America and rightly deserves to be so this side of the pond On any given day one out of four Americans opts for a quick and cheap meal at a fast food restaurant without giving either its speed or its cheapness a second thought Fast food is so ubiquitous that it now seems harmless But the industry s drive for consolidation homogenisation and speediness has radically transformed the West s diet landscape economy and workforce often in insidiously destructive ways p Eric Schlosser an award winning journalist opens his ambitious and ultimately devastating expos with an introduction to the iconoclasts and high school dropouts such as Harlan Sanders and the McDonald brothers who first applied the principles of a factory assembly line to a commercial kitchen However he rapidly moves behind the counter to the overworked and underpaid teenage workers onto the factory farms where the potatoes and beef are grown and into the slaughterhouses run by giant meatpacking corporations Schlosser wants you to know why those French fries taste so good with a visit to the world s largest flavour company and what really lurks between those sesame seed buns Eater beware forget your concerns about cholesterol there is literally faeces in your meat p p Schlosser s investigation reaches its frightening peak in the meatpacking plants as he reveals the almost complete lack of regulation His searing portrayal of the industry is disturbingly similar to Upton Sinclair s i The Jungle i written in nightmare working conditions union busting and unsanitary practices that introduced E coli and other pathogens into restaurants schools and homes Almost as disturbing is his description of how the industry both feeds and feeds off the young insinuating itself into all aspects of children s lives even the pages of their school books while leaving them prone to obesity and disease Fortunately Schlosser offers some eminently practical remedies Eating in the United States should no longer be a form of high risk behaviour he writes Where to begin Ask yourself is the true cost of having it your way really worth it i Lesley Reed i p Fast Food Nation: What The All-American Meal is Doing to the World books by Eric Schlosser