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Face of an angel

Author: Denise Chávez
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A waitress writes a handbook on waiting at tables. It is called The Book of Service and is based on her 30-year career in a Mexican restaurant in the southwest of the country. In it she meditates on the meaning of service--at work as well as in her own life--and on the role of women in a male-dominated culture. By the author of The Last of the Menu Girls.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Chávez
ISBN: 0374152047 9780374152048
OCLC Number: 29952068
Awards: American Book Award, 1995
Description: 467 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Denise Chávez.

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A waitress writes a handbook on waiting at tables. It is called The Book of Service and is based on her 30-year career in a Mexican restaurant in the southwest of the country. In it she meditates on the meaning of service--at work as well as in her own life--and on the role of women in a male-dominated culture. By the author of The Last of the Menu Girls.

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