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This book cover image released by Running press shows "Come In, We're Closed: An Invitation to Staff Meals at the World's Best Restaurants," by Christine Carroll and Jody Eddy. The book contains recipes fit for many based on the good eats for the "families" of a variety around the country. It includes staff meals from wd-50 in New York, Ad Hoc, in Yountville, Calif., Cochon in New Orleans and Mugaritz in Spain. (AP Photo/Running Press)