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Get Jiro!

Anthony Bourdain

Get Jiro!

Blood & sushi

by Anthony Bourdain

  • 330 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cooks,
  • Yakuza,
  • Comic books, strips

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBlood & sushi, Blood and sushi
    StatementAnthony Bourdain and Joel Rose, writers ; Alé Garza, artist ; José Villarrubia, color ; Clem Robins, letterer ; Dave Johnson, cover
    ContributionsRose, Joel, author, Garza, Alé, illustrator, Villarrubia, José, 1961- colorist, Robins, Clem, 1955- letterer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6727.B679 G53 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27193159M
    ISBN 101401252265
    ISBN 109781401252267
    LC Control Number2015019798
    OCLC/WorldCa906010548

    A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERLibrary Journal Best Book of In a not-too-distant future L.A. where master chefs rule the town like crime lords and people literally kill for a seat at the best restaurants, a bloody culinary war is one side, the Internationalists, who blend foods from all over the world into exotic delights. On the other, the "Vertical Farm," who prepare nothing but. Book Review: Get Jiro! The scene I most loved in acid tongued celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain’s new graphic novel set in futuristic L.A., “Get Jiro!” is when Jiro, the sushi chef protagonist, cleanly slices off an ignorant customer’s head after he drenches his nigirizushi rice in soy sauce.

    Sometimes two of your favorite things crossover in a way that you can’t help but get excited about it. When it finally ends up in your hands, you hope and pray that it’s going to be good. Sometimes you’ll even accept halfway decent, as you know that your expectations could often hit .   Bourdain may be best known for his TV shows, but he’s no stranger to the book world. His bestselling “Kitchen Confidential” came out in and helped launch Bourdain’s television career. His first foray into the world of comics was ’s “Get Jiro!” Featured image courtesy of Travel+Leisure.

    Appearing in "Get Jiro!" Featured Characters: Supporting Characters: Antagonists: Other Characters: Locations: Items: Vehicles: Synopsis for "Get Jiro!" Synopsis not yet written. Notes. A prequel to this book was released in entitled Get Jiro: Blood and Sushi. Trivia. No trivia. See Also. Discuss Get Jiro! on the forums; Images from Get Inkers: Langdon Foss.   Introduction My wife and I were traveling to Japan in December She loves sushi, and so we decided to try to get reservations at Jiro’s sushi restaurant. Here is my review of the restaurant and how you can get reservations too. How to get reservations .


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Get Jiro! by Anthony Bourdain Download PDF EPUB FB2

An original story with many references to other great stories, Get Jiro. by Anthony Bourdain and Joel Rose is a must read for graphic novel fans. In a dystopian world ruled by the chef mafia, the story revolves around Jiro, a master Japanese sushi chef with a no tolerance policy for people breaking the rules of eating sushi/5.

In GET JIRO: BLOOD AND SUSHI, Bourdain and Rose examine the origins of the mysterious Jiro and what made him into the chef he has become. Born the heir to a Yakuza crime family, Jiro never longed to travel the criminal path laid out before him, but instead chose to secretly study the rich culinary history of his homeland--something that would /5(54).

Get Jiro probably won't impress many die-hard comic book fans, but I found it interesting and funny most of the way through. The foodie details were amusing and, of course, spot-on accurate. If the ending seemed a tad weak, and it did, it still didn't significantly diminish the overall experience/5().

Get Jiro. and Get Jiro: Blood and Sushi are the only two graphic novels in this series, and between the two the world building seems to have changed or flipped or ceased to matter. I really noticed it because I accidentally read the other volume first/5.

The book’s saving grace is the wonderfully clean and detailed art by an all-star team of artists led by illustrator Foss, whose meticulously researched and composed visuals mirror Jiro’s precision with a knife and produce equally appetizing : DC Comics.

DOWNLOAD or READ Get Jiro. () in PDF, EPUB formats. review 1: This was really fun. A graphic novel about a near-future, dystopian LA. Why fun. Becaus. Personally, I also have to book through a Japanese friend who is a regular here and so I can't attest to the level of difficulty to book a seat at Jiro as a new customer, especially from overseas.

The family is making a bold move in the Tokyo underworld, and if Jiro isn’t going to get with the program, his half-brother Ichigo is more than happy to step in and do the dirty work. This bloody take on a classic crime and revenge tale adds an irreverent sense of humor and a futuristic vision of foodie culture, all with a flavor only Anthony Brand: DC Comics.

Jiro eventually brings the little guys can absolutely tell this book was written by Anthony Bourdain, what with the food purity and the extreme reactions to food errors. I loved it. It made me laugh and I hope that he writes more/5(9).

The book's saving grace is the wonderfully clean and detailed art by an all-star team of artists led by illustrator Foss, whose meticulously researched and composed visuals mirror Jiro's precision with a knife and produce equally appetizing results."—.

Get Jiro. by Bourdain, Anthony and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Get Jiro. - Ebook written by Anthony Bourdain, Joel Rose. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Get Jiro!/5(23). In GET JIRO: BLOOD AND SUSHI, Bourdain andRose examine the origins of the mysterious Jiro and what made him into the chefhe has become.

Born the heir to a Yakuza crime family, Jiro never longed totravel the criminal path laid out before him, but instead chose to secretlystudy the rich culinary history of his homeland--something that would. Bourdain's first comic book, Get Jiro!, was released in Get Jiro: Blood and Sushi is a prequel, and was written with Joel Rose.

Dave Johnson designed the cover; Alé Garza illustrated the. Acclaimed chef, writer and television personality, Anthony Bourdain and Joel Rose (Kill The Poor) return for the follow-up to their #1 New York Times bestseller GET JIRO from Vertigo.

In GET JIRO: BLOOD AND SUSHI, Bourdain and Rose examine the origins of the mysterious Jiro and what made him into the chef he has become. Born the heir to a Yakuza. LibraryThing Review User Review - c - LibraryThing. If you have read Get Jiro and wondered how Jiro got to where he was in LA, then this is the story for you.

This graphic novel is slim on dialogue but the images perfectly convey the feelings that Jiro /5(12). Get this from a library. Get Jiro!.

[Anthony Bourdain; Joel Rose; Langdon Foss] -- In a not-too-distant future L.A. where master chefs rule the town like crime lords and people literally kill for a seat at the best restaurants, a bloody culinary war is raging. Get Jiro. About the Book Get Jiro. by Anthony Bourdain. In a not-too-distant future L.A.

where master chefs rule the town like crime lords and people literally kill for a seat at the best restaurants, a bloody culinary war is raging. The book's saving grace is the wonderfully clean and detailed art by an all-star team of artists led by illustrator Foss, whose meticulously researched and composed visuals mirror Jiro's precision with a knife and produce equally appetizing results."—Publishers Weekly.

Jiro, however has bigger ideas, and in the end, no chef may be left alive. Anthony Bourdain, top chef, acclaimed writer (Kitchen Confidential, Medium Raw) and star of the hit travel show, No Reservations, co-writes with Joel Rose (Kill Kill Faster Faster, The Blackest Bird) this stylized send-up of food culture and society, with detailed and.

Get Jiro by Anthony Bourdain,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Get Jiro! This book is silly - the premise is silly, the story is silly, and if I were to look critically at this, I would be pointing out anachronisms `til the cows come home.

But this book is meant to be silly and I read this in the spirit in which it was offered: fun. And as a result, I really enjoyed it!/5().Get Jiro! Anthony Bourdain, Joel Rose, and Langdon Foss. DC/Vertigo, $ (p) ISBN The book’s saving grace is the wonderfully clean and detailed art by an all-star.