By Neil Simpson
Top referred to as the host of Fox's Hell's Kitchen and Kitchen Nightmares, Gordon Ramsay is without doubt one of the so much pushed, profitable, and irate cooks round. He has thrown Hollywood actresses out of his eating places and is infamous for his anger, yet his meals has been served to various heads of nation, and he's one in every of basically 3 cooks in England whose eating place is rated at 3 Michelin stars. during this illuminating paintings, Ramsay discusses the violent, alcoholic, absent father who died simply days after the pair have been reconciled as adults; the easiest pal and protégé whose weird and wonderful suicide got here hours after the 2 had shared a last meal; the decade-long conflict to save lots of his more youthful brother from heroin dependancy and crime; and the genuine this is why he has no longer attended the start of any of his 4 kids. occasionally hilarious and often heartbreaking, this can be Gordon Ramsay’s complete lifestyles, from tenements and poverty to top-notch eating places and fame.
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Gordon Ramsay: On Top of the World by Neil Simpson