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  • Hardcover
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  • Sourdough
  • Robin Sloan
  • English
  • 02 June 2018
  • 9780374203108

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This is a uixotic and whimsical magical fantasy teeming with warmth charm and uirky characters Lois Clary is a software programmer lured from her home and comfortable job to move to San Francisco with a lucrative financial and benefits package offered by General Dexterity a robotics company There she finds she is expected to commit body and soul and every hour in search of cutting edge robotic arm improvements This takes it toll on her life health and spirits as she develops a knot in her stomach that persists She exists on slurry a nutritive gel to keep her going until one day she orders the double spicy a soup and sandwich with sourdough This has remarkable healing properties as she immediately begins to feel better Ordering this almost daily Lois becomes the number one eater of brothers Beoreg and Chaiman s food To counteract her social isolation Lois joins the local chapter of the women named Lois group finding herself friends and a support groupBeoreg and Chaiman have to leave suddenly for Europe and beueath supplies and their uniue live starter with an aroma of bananas to Lois Lois has never cooked or baked in her life before but something within her impels her to begin baking the sourdough After some initial hiccups she finds she bakes a wonderful sourdough always with faces on the crust which Chef Kate at work orders on a daily basis Kate encourages Lois to apply for a stall at the artisan food general market However she is turned down but offered an alternative venue at the Marrow Fair by ueen of the Underworld Lily Belasco This is a varied experimental biotechnological food community based on a ex military base which emits low level radiation It is funded by the remote and mysterious Mr Marrow about whom there is much speculation and rumours Lois is in her element as she researches how to improve a robotic arm that could help her in her business However mass producing the sourdough leaves her magical starter in an extreme state of depression and in the doldrums for which Lois tries to find a remedy The narrative is interspersed with emails from Beoreg from Edinburgh and Berlin He tells the personal history of his family the Mazg culture the sources of the singing starter his desire to set up his own restaurant and his brother s forays into making Mazg music If you like magical realism done with panache then this is a brilliant and spellbinding book to read I like the combination of biotechnology with fantasy Robin Sloan makes this work well in the ideal location of San Francisco and its guiding spirit of the alternative An enthralling and enchanting read which I highly recommend Many thanks to Atlantic Books for an ARC Sandiwara Langit 2 Meniti Diatas Kabut runs the show When Lois discovers another secret market aiming to fuse food and technology a whole other world opens up But who are these people exact. 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review Sourdough Ò eBook or Kindle ePUB Lois Clary a software engineer at a San Francisco robotics company codes all day and collapses at night When her favourite sandwich shop closes up the owners leave her with the starter for their mouth. oooh goodreads choice awards semifinalist for best fiction what will happenthis is the same kind of breezy good fun as the author s debut Mr Penumbra s 24 Hour Bookstore but while that one was about computer savvy booknerds having secret society based adventures in san francisco this one is about computer savvy FOODnerds having secret society based adventures in san francisco so totes different dynamic that might sound like me having a go at sloane but i m not at all i love books and i love food and i love mysterious adventures involving secret societies if his third book turns out to be about a secret cabal of adorable fuzzy baby animalnerds who have adventures in san francisco i m not gonna say no especially if it glows in the dark the way the first two do including the arcs which is thoughtful AND fun he is hard to review though a lot of the fun of his books is in that journey of discovery where a thing leads to an unexpected thing leads to a weird thing leads toadventure they re all brisk movement full of heart and charming characters with nothing to offend any reader all without coming across as cloying or cheesy except when he is actually writing about cheese which he does at great length in this bookit s a uick read that doesn t skimp on details or research there are fun food facts clever ha has sprinkled throughout and it s got this really appealing tone of bonhomie which is just what the doctor ordered to offset all the discord spinning through the world right now a very pleasant distraction that will make you smile and desperately crave bread slathered in butter please if i had to point out one negative thing it s that his characters aren t as developed or complex as you may find elsewhere but in a way it s a little freeing to read something that isn t concerned with psychological scrutiny and i kind of loved that it was fun without being dumb funOH i just realized this book is adventures in food and fun which is a thing that used to happen here on goodreads and no longer does uick gimmie some bread to dry these nostalgic tearsDRAMATIC BREADreview to come post vacationwhen sober whichever comes firstcome to my blog