Wake up to a perfect breakfast with Mrs. Dalbyas Buttermilk Scones, courtesy of James Herriotas All Things Bright and Beautiful and Ichabodas Slapjacks, as featured in Washington Irvingas The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Thereas homey comfort food like Connie May's Tomato Pie, created with and inspired by Connie May Fowler (Remembering Blue); Thanksgiving Spinach Casserole (Elizabeth Bergas Open House); and Amish Chicken and Dumplings (Jodi Picoult's Plain Truth) . . . Sample salads, breads, and such soul-warming soups as Nearly-a-Meal Potato Soup (Terry Kayas Shadow Song); Mr. Casaubona s Chicken Noodle Soup (George Eliotas Middlemarch); and Mrs. Leibowitzas Lentil-Vegetable Soup (Frank McCourtas Angelaas Ashes) . . . After relishing appetizers and entrees, thereas a dazzling array of desserts, including Carrot Pudding (Charles Dickensas A Christmas Carol); Effie Belleas Coconut Cake (Olive Ann Burnsas Cold Sassy Tree); and the kids will love C.S. Lewis's Turkish Delight from The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe. Sprinkled throughout with marvelous anecdotes about writers and writing, The Book Loveras Cookbook is a culinary and literary delight, a browseras cornucopia of reading pleasure, and a true inspiration in the kitchen. TASTY RECIPES AND THE BOOKS THAT INSPIRED THEM Joas Best Omelette . . . Little Women by Louisa May Alcott No Dieteras Delight Chicken Neapolitan . . . Thinner by Stephen King Extra-Special Rhubarb Pie . . . The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas Grand Feast Crab Meat Casserole . . . At Home in Mitford by Jan Karon Persian Cucumber and Yogurt . . . House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III Tamales . . . Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Bev's No-Fuss Crab Cakes . . . Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Cornwell Macaroni and Cheese . . . The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler Veteran Split Pea Soup . . . The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane Alternative Carrot-Raisin-Pineapple Salad . . . Midwives by Chris Bohjalian Summeras Day Cucumber-Tomato Sandwiches . . . Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence Refreshing Black Cows . . . The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton Dump Punch . . . Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Not Violet, But Blueberry Pie . . . Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl Innocent Sweet Bread . . . The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison Daddy's Rich Chocolate Cake . . . Fatherhood by Bill Cosby . . . and many other delectable dishes for the literary palate!... Inspired by Celebrated Works of Literature, and the Passages That Feature Them Shaunda Kennedy Wenger, Janet Jensen ... He disregarded the instruction about the lid -.md left the pot sitting open on the stove and did not even tum off the ... Children ran to I-ind sticks, they ran to their own tents and brought spoons.
|Title||:||The Book Lover's Cookbook|
|Author||:||Shaunda Kennedy Wenger, Janet Jensen|
|Publisher||:||Ballantine Books - 2009-03-25|