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Jacques Pépin

This page covers the author of The Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen.

Jacques Pépin is Jacques Pepin (1). For other authors named Jacques Pepin, see the disambiguation page.

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He served as the personal chef to Charles de Gualle. He earned his degrees in 18th-century French literature at Columbia University. He lives in Madison, Connecticut. (Publisher Provided) Jacques Pépin (born December 18, 1935) is an internationally recognized French chef, television personality, and author working in the United States. Since the late 1980s, he has appeared on French and American television and written an array of cookbooks that have become bestsellers. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from The Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen… (more)
The Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen (Author) 775 copies, 19 reviews
Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home 641 copies, 3 reviews
Fast Food My Way 354 copies, 2 reviews
Jacques Pepin Celebrates (Author) 169 copies
Today's Gourmet 139 copies, 1 review
Jacques Pépin Heart & Soul in the Kitchen (Author) 138 copies, 1 review
The Short-Cut Cook (Author) 99 copies
Cuisine Economique (Author) 80 copies
Jacques Pépin Quick & Simple 76 copies, 1 review

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