Debra Ginsberg (PDF or epub) Waiting The True Confessions of a Waitress – Book, Kindle ePUB or eBook


10 thoughts on “Waiting The True Confessions of a Waitress

  1. says:

    Having spent several years as a waitress myself I was looking forward to reading this Sadly it wasn't as engrossing as I had hoped I've read a few books written by waitresseswaiters and this one is only so so compared to

  2. says:

    Simply utterly brilliantAnyone who's worked in any kind of customer service industry will read this book and nod your head along with it Anyone who's been a customer will read it and come away with an appreciation for what people in the customer service industry doGinsberg is not only an excellent writer with clever dry wit but she's got some genuinely funny stories to tell She paints the pictures of her colleagues and

  3. says:

    This wasn't nearly as fun as I had hoped While funny at times to anyone who has waited tables this memoir read as a justific

  4. says:

    This book came at a point in my life when I wanted to justify what I did for a living I never really enjoyed waiting tables and don't I think the author does either but she made vaild points about the business It

  5. says:

    Very uick easy read Less than a day in fact Having been in the food industry as both an employee and an owner for most of my life And having bee

  6. says:

    While getting her BA in English Debra Ginsberg supported herself as a waitress She gives a glimpse into the the viewpoint of the server and what goes on in the kitchen Sometimes funny sometimes horrifying it is definitely a memoir to be read for most all of us have been on the serving side andor the dining side of the restaurant business Ginsberg while supporting her son as a single mom as a waitress in everything from diners to the upscal

  7. says:

    Anyone who has waited tables knows how your life can be enveloped by the restaurant Long days and nights spent turning tables coworkers who become like family the soap operas that play around you with a live cast the late night drinks

  8. says:

    My true philistinism is revealed when I am forced to admit that I enjoyed this book far than the high culture book of the same name by Ha Jin This book was a lively and entertaining read Ha Jin's Waiting seemed to

  9. says:

    Not everyone's life is interesting enough for a book in my humble opinionMaybe I was expecting juicy stories about customers and restaurants but it's really just about her life which is pretty ordinary

  10. says:

    Memoir of a waitress incredibly boringI thought I would laugh my way though this book reading tales of crazy customers instead it was a yawner that took me forever to read

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


SUMMARY ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Debra Ginsberg

Waiting The True Confessions of a Waitress

“Ginsberg's poignant gently written stories of waitressing are metaphors for life”   Dallas Morning News A veteran waitress dishes up a spicy and robust account of life as it really exists behind kitchen doorsPart memoir part social commentary part guide to how to behave when dining out Debra Ginsberg's book takes readers on her twenty year journey as a waitress at a soap operatic Italian Having spent several years as a waitress myself I was looking forward to reading this Sadly it wasn t as engrossing as I had hoped I ve read a few books written by waitresseswaiters and this one is only so so compared to the others3 Stars Okay Not a page turner but not sorry I read it Encounters with Rauschenberg up a spicy and robust account of life as it really exists behind kitchen doorsPart memoir part social commentary part guide to how to behave when dining out Debra Ginsberg's book takes readers on her twenty year journey as a waitress at a soap operatic Italian Having spent several years as a waitress myself I was looking forward to reading this Sadly it wasn t as engrossing as I had hoped I ve read a few books written by waitresseswaiters and this one is only so so compared to the others3 Stars Okay Not a page turner but not sorry I read it

FREE DOWNLOAD Waiting The True Confessions of a Waitress

Ten irreverent Ginsberg's stories truly capture the spirit of the universal things she's learned about human nature interpersonal relationships the frightening things that go on in the kitchen romantic hopes dashed and rebuilt and all of the frustrating and funny moments in this life Waiting is for everyone who has had to wait for their life to begin only to realize suddenly that they're living Anyone who has waited tables knows how your life can be enveloped by the restaurant Long days and nights spent turning tables coworkers who become like family the soap operas that play around you with a live cast the late night drinks and parties and the tips that make or break you Ginsberg s book is a little autobiographical than I cared for though I would suggest this to anyone waiting for the first time most of the scenarios you re likely to run in to are in here And Ginsberg isn t the only server I know of who got pregnant after meeting someone at a restaurant party

SUMMARY ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Debra Ginsberg

Restaurant an exclusive five star dining club the dingiest of diners and While chronicling her evolution as a writer Ginsberg takes a behind the scenes look at restaurant life revealing that yes when pushed a server will spit in food and no that's not really decaf you're getting and how most people in this business are in a constant state of waiting to do something elseColorful insightful and of While getting her BA in English Debra Ginsberg supported herself as a waitress She gives a glimpse into the the viewpoint of the server and what goes on in the kitchen Sometimes funny sometimes horrifying it is definitely a memoir to be read for most all of us have been on the serving side andor the dining side of the restaurant business Ginsberg while supporting her son as a single mom as a waitress in everything from diners to the upscale side of the dining experience went on to become an author She says the hundreds of human dramas and the paradise of seeing the human condition that unfolded every day and night gave enough material to begin writing She also says that it is no surprise that there is only one letter different in the two words waiter and writer For the people who never worked in a restaurant this book is at the very least a lesson in how to behave while diningI have read her latest novel What the Heart Remembers and really enjoyed it I intend to read of her books

  • Paperback
  • 298
  • Waiting The True Confessions of a Waitress
  • Debra Ginsberg
  • English
  • 10 February 2019
  • 9780060932817

About the Author: Debra Ginsberg

TwittercomDebraMGinsbergFollow Debra on Twitter