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Travels with a One-Handed Cook

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ISBN-10: 1409203808

ISBN-13: 9781409203803

Edition: 2008

Authors: Jacqui Hynd

List price: $27.50
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Could you cook dinner with one hand tied behind your back? Thirteen years after surviving a near-fatal stroke, Jacqui Hynd invites you to share her comeback, emphasising her love of travel, photography and especially cooking.Travels with a One-Handed Cook describes her stroke and the challenges of the first few years, whereby she could not talk, read, write, walk, or remember (short term memory gone), and was in a wheelchair for 3 years. The book also charts her move to the Spanish countryside with her husband to renovate a country property, and enjoy the challenge of living in a different land.This cookbook is a reason for living, as in to experience travel again, to cook new things! Being…    
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Book details

List price: $27.50
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc.
Publication date: 10/27/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 104
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long
Language: English

Jacqui Hynd, born in Malaysia with wings on her heels: she studied at a NZ university, and married a local. Not content with being glued to one spot, she has lived in Penang, Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, London and Spain... and travelled widely as well. A stroke in 1995 (major brain haemorrhage) slowed her down a little, to the point of losing the use of her right side, voice and short-term memory... but what's a stroke anyway? Having now published two lifestyle books on cooking, travelling and how to pull yourself up from your bootstraps when all seems lost, she's now not so much dipped but plonked her good foot into the children's paddling pool of books, causing a wave of delight with…