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Saltie, A Cookbook

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$25.00
ISBN: 9781452103020
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 10th, 2012

Saltie is a tiny sandwich shop in Brooklyn that my daughter adores. She gave me their cookbook for Christmas and to my delight, I savored each and every page.  It has the best focaccia recipe, made to cut into squares, split and use for sandwiches. There is homemade mayonnaise, pesto and pistou...all that will guarantee the most delectable sandwiches. If you think you know how to make eggs, you must read the recipes for Soft-Scrambled and Sunny Eggs Three Ways, even Hard Boiled and Pickled!!!  Buy it, read it, cook from it, you will be delighted.

Barbara


The Middlesteins

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$24.99
ISBN: 9781455507214
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 23rd, 2012

Edie
Middlestein is addicted to food. She can't help herself, despite the
fact that it is negatively affecting her life. After all, love is food
and food is love. This is a story about Edie and her family. It is about
them dealing with Edie’s addiction and their own personal issues. The
family literally falls apart until they find that there can be common
ground in grief. The story is heart wrenching at times…but it is real.
We all have personal demons to deal with. This is the story of the
Middlesteins dealing with theirs.Barbara


Gone Girl

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780307588364
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Crown - June 5th, 2012

Gillian Flynn captured my attention with her portrayal of the “perfectly,” amazing, Amy Elliott Dunne and her husband, Nick.  This psychological suspense novel is a story about a marriage gone wrong.  It’s about Amy, the cool girl and Nick, her handsome husband; what they do to attract each other and how they evolve over the years while attempting to maintain this “perfect” marriage.  On their 5th anniversary, Amy goes missing…from that moment on, the plot is full of twists and turns. If you are a fan of riveting suspense novels, Gillian Flynn’s, Gone Girl is for you.


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