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Jon Favreau

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Jonathan Favreau is an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. Favreau has starred in the films Rudy, Swingers, Very Bad Things, The Replacements, Daredevil, The Break-Up, Couples Retreat, and Chef, which he also wrote and directed.
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4-Hour Body
An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman
Timothy Ferriss - 2010-01-01 (first published in 2000)
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Discover the latest science and research on how to redesign the human body with The 4-Hour Body. From losing fat to improving performance, Timothy Ferriss shares secrets to help you reach your true potential in just 3-6 months with a commitment of less than four hours per week. With personal stories, recipes, and before and after photos, this book will change the way you look forever.
Jon Favreau
I’ve given The 4-Hour Body to people.      source
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Kitchen Confidential
Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (P.S.)
Anthony Bourdain - 2007-01-09 (first published in 2000)
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This memoir offers a wild and shocking glimpse into the world of culinary trade. Chef Anthony Bourdain unveils over 25 years of experiences in drugs, sex, and haute cuisine, with never-before-published content. Kitchen Confidential is an inspiring and hilarious expose that spills industry secrets and unforgettable stories.
Jon Favreau
Great book.      source
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The Hobbit
J. R. R. Tolkien - 2002-08-15 (first published in 1937)
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Embark on an epic journey with a hobbit named Bilbo Baggins, who is whisked away from his comfortable life by a company of dwarves and the wizard Gandalf. Their mission? To raid the treasure hoard guarded by the dangerous dragon, Smaug the Magnificent. But Bilbo's journey takes unexpected turns, as he stumbles upon a magic ring and a frightening creature known as Gollum. An adventure you won't soon forget.
Jon Favreau
It was an important book to me.      source
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It Would Be So Nice If You Weren't Here
My Journey Through Show Business
Charles Grodin - 1990-09-05 (first published in 1989)
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Surviving in Hollywood is no easy feat, and this memoir from a well-known actor delves into the triumphs and disasters of a long and storied career. With honesty and humor, readers will gain invaluable advice on navigating the unpredictable nature of the entertainment industry.
Jon Favreau
It really told the story about how difficult it is when you’re first starting off trying to be an actor.      source
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