Prefacep. ix
1Natural Historyp. 1
2Mother and Dadp. 19
3Queen of the Gardenp. 31
4When the Tide Rushes Inp. 59
5From the Beach to Berkeleyp. 75
6C'est si bon!p. 95
7Politics Is Personalp. 121
8Summers of Lovep. 137
9Learning by Doingp. 169
10Food and Filmp. 203
11Terroirp. 239
12Pagnolp. 261
13Opening Nightp. 269
Afterword La famille Panissep. 301
Acknowledgmentsp. 308