Young Hassan finds his calling when his family moves from Mumbai to the French Jura, upsetting the tranquility of Chef Madame Mallory’s culinary rule.
Richard C. Morais was a senior editor at Forbes and the magazine's longest-serving foreign correspondent. An American raised in Switzerland, Morais has lived most of his life overseas, returning to the United States in 2003. He was stationed in London for seventeen years, where he was Forbes's European bureau chief. He now lives in Philadelphia with his wife and daughter. The Hundred-Foot Journey is his first novel.