Revisiting 'The Cookbook Collector'08:50

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Author Allegra Goodman's novel 'The Cookbook Collector," now out in paperback,  is set in the pre-9/11 world, before the dot-com bubble burst.

Goodman tells the story of two sisters who pursue widely different paths in turn of the century California.

One is consumed by her Silicon Valley start-up, the other with books and the state's redwood trees.


  • Allegra Goodman, author

This story originally aired on July 29th, 2010.

This segment aired on August 3, 2011.

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