Books A Really Big Lunch by Jim Harrison and Mario Batali Hardcover, 275 pages, Pgw, List Price: $26 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleA Really Big LunchAuthorJim Harrison and Mario Batali Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Published a year after the writer's death, a collection of his essays on food explore the relationship between hunter and prey, mass-produced food, and the obscure language of wine reviews. Genres: Nonfiction Food & Wine Also by Jim Harrison Returning to Earth The Farmer's Daughter In Search of Small Gods The Great Leader The English Major See More Books Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about A Really Big Lunch Review Book Reviews Celebrating A Glorious Life Of Excess In 'A Really Big Lunch' March 29, 2017 Jim Harrison lived as he wrote — vividly. One year after his death, a new collection of his essays on food, wine, writing and aging brings him roaring back in all his immoderate brilliance.