Posted by on Oct 12, 2010 in book publication, Nigel Slater, publishers | 4 Comments

Growing up When I was a teenager I used to walk to school past a bakery that sold hot toast, dripping with golden butter, and it was butter too, none of your silly supposed substitutes. I grew up in a tourist resort and at least a third of my schoolfellows were the children of restaurateurs, […]

This month I’ve had an essay entitled Losing the Space Race published in Gastronomica. It features my mother, purple mini-skirts and the Smash robots and has made me very happy. Just call me Nigel Slater … And yes, I am also very happy to have been longlisted for the Sunday Times/EFG Short Story Award.Of course […]