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A Baker's Life

From Childhood Bakes to Five-Star Excellence

by Paul Hollywood

Hardcover, 302 pages, Bloomsbury Publishing, List Price: $36 |

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A Baker's Life contains 100 of Paul Hollywood's very best baking recipes, which have been finessed over decades spent as a baker. Each chapter is filled with bakes that represent a different decade — learning the basics at his father's bakery; honing his pastry skills in the finest hotels; discovering the bold flavors of the Middle East while working in Cyprus; and finding fame with the phenomenally popular Great British Bake Off television series.

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Paul Hollywood Recounts His 'Baker's Life,' From Ginger Biscuits To Fancy Cakes

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