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    • Truffle Boy

    • My Unexpected Journey Through the Exotic Food Underground
    • By: Ian Purkayastha, Kevin West
    • Narrated by: Will Collyer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Ian Purkayastha is New York City's leading truffle importer and boasts a devoted clientele of top chefs nationwide, including Jean-Georges Vongerichten, David Chang, Sean Brock, and David Bouley. But before he was purveying the world's most expensive fungus to the country's most esteemed chefs, Ian was just a food-obsessed teenager in rural Arkansas - a misfit with a peculiar fascination with rare and exotic ingredients.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great fun read

    • By Oliver Shattner on 10-10-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Angel in Aisle 3

    • The True Story of a Mysterious Vagrant, a Convicted Bank Executive, and the Unlikely Friendship That Saved Both Their Lives
    • By: Kevin West, Frederick Edwards
    • Narrated by: Gary Galone
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    When Kevin West resigned from his job as vice president of a bank in 1998 after making fraudulent loans, he spent the time before his trial managing a family-owned, small grocery store in Ironton, Ohio. Dealing with serious marriage problems and with a prison sentence almost certainly in his future, Kevin was overcome with remorse and without a scrap of hope. It was at his lowest moment that Kevin called out to a power beyond himself for help, and God answered his prayer in the form of an elderly vagrant named Don.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Couldn't Stop Listening!

    • By Jazzy on 01-14-16
    • The True Story of a Mysterious Vagrant, a Convicted Bank Executive, and the Unlikely Friendship That Saved Both Their Lives
    • By: Kevin West, Frederick Edwards
    • Narrated by: Gary Galone
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Release date: 12-29-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 22 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49