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J. Ryan Stradal's writing has appeared in The Rumpus, Los Angeles Review of Books, Rattling Wall, McSweeney's: The Goods, and Hobart, among other places, and he edits the fiction section of The Nervous Breakdown. Born and raised in Minnesota, he now lives in Los Angeles, where he co-hosts a literary-culinary events series called Hot Dish and has worked as a TV producer, notably for Ice Road Truckers and Deadliest Catch. He does not own a gun and a motorcycle, which makes him unique among the men in his extended family.

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Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal
Reader Reviewed Kitchens of the Great Midwest
J. Ryan Stradal
The life of Eva Thorvald from conception through to fame in her late twenties. This is an extraordinary book, laced with food and recipes, it gives us sections of her life through the stories of those involved with her, beginning...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2016
Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal
Reader Reviewed Kitchens of the Great Midwest
J. Ryan Stradal
August 2015 Debut of the Month. The life of Eva Thorvald from conception through to fame in her late twenties. This is an extraordinary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/08/2015

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