Tracie McMillan has followed up her research into "food deserts," places with limited grocery options, with an undercover trip along the food chain. Hillary Huber narrates McMillan's first-person account with an emphasis on personal quirks, making it sometimes comic as well as informative. Huber is generally good at capturing the way people talk. Between first-person stories, McMillan includes stats and observations and history lessons on food culture game-changers such as King Kullen's supermarkets and Howard Johnson's Restaurants. While much of the account has a self-deprecating humor, McMillan's journey includes a shocking incident of sexual assault. McMillan and Huber blend humor and conviction well to make people think more deeply about food and their eating habits. J.A.S. © AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2012]
Trade Ed. Tantor Media 2012
CD ISBN 9781452607535 $39.99 Nine CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781452657530 $29.99 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN multiple sources
Library Ed. Tantor Media 2012
CD ISBN 9781452637532 $83.99 Nine CDs
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