Telling the tale of teen mom and budding chef, Emoni Santiago, this book will make you laugh, cry, and want to test your skills in the kitchen. From the every day troubles of dealing with high school drama to the intricacies of perfecting a new dish, "With the Fire on High" has a little something for everyone. As a bonus it includes some of the recipes Emoni uses throughout the book so you can try her food for yourself!
Navigating the challenges of finishing high school while caring for a daughter, talented cook Emoni Santiago struggles with a lack of time and money that complicate her dream of working in a professional kitchen. By the National Book Award-winning author of The Poet X. 75, first printing. Simultaneous eBook.