Ships from/sold by Buy.com
See All Buying Options
advertisement

The Book Lover's Cookbook Recipes Inspired By Celebrated Works Of Literature, And The Passages That Feature Them (Paperback)

Earn Super Points: Write a Review
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
The Book Lovers Cookbook Wenger, Shaunda Kennedy/ Jensen, Janet Kay 1 of 1
$18.00
(Save 31%)
$12.34 + $2.90 SHIPPING
EARN 13 RAKUTEN SUPER POINTS™ Super Points
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Paperback
CONDITION:  Brand New
IN STOCK: Usually Ships within 24 hours
Very few left In Stock! Order soon -- product may sell out.
2 New
from
$12.34
See all sellers
45 day return policy
Share
promo
 
Description
More Buying Options
 

Learn more about The Book Lover's Cookbook:

Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0345465466
ISBN-13: 9780345465467
Sku: 39963746
Publish Date: 3/29/2005
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 8H x 6L x 1T
Pages:  368
Age Range:  NA
See more in Cooking
 
A collection of culinary delights inspired by great works of literature includes nearly two hundred recipes that include Fanny Flaggs Fried Green Tomatoes, Poohs Honey Kisses, No Dieters Delight Chicken Neapolitan from Stephen Kings Thinner, Vanilla Frosting from Fatherhood by Bill Cosby, and Sober Shepherds Pie from Helen Fieldings Bridget Joness Diary. Readers Guide available. Reprint. 30,000 first printing. *Author: Wenger, Shaunda Kennedy/ Jensen, Janet Kay *Subtitle: Recipes Inspired By Celebrated Works Of Literature, And The Passages That Feature Them *Publication Date: 2005/03/29 *Number of Pages: 339 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 6.00 *Height: 8.00
From the Publisher:
THE BOOK LOVER’S COOKBOOK

Recipes Inspired by Celebrated Works of Literature
and the Passages that Feature Them

Shaunda Kennedy Wenger and Janet Kay Jensen
Wake up to a perfect breakfast with Mrs. Dalby’s Buttermilk Scones, courtesy of James Herriot’s All Things Bright and Beautiful and Ichabod’s Slapjacks, as featured in Washington Irving’s The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. There’s homey comfort food like Connie May's Tomato Pie, created with and inspired by Connie May Fowler (Remembering Blue); Thanksgiving Spinach Casserole (Elizabeth Berg’s 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 Kay’s Shadow Song); Mr. Casaubon’s Chicken Noodle Soup (George Eliot’s Middlemarch); and Mrs. Leibowitz’s Lentil-Vegetable Soup (Frank McCourt’s Angela’s Ashes) . . . After relishing appetizers and entrees, there’s a dazzling array of desserts, including Carrot Pudding (Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol); Effie Belle’s Coconut Cake (Olive Ann Burns’s 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 Lover’s Cookbook is a culinary and literary delight, a browser’s cornucopia of reading pleasure, and a true inspiration in the kitchen.
Shaunda Kennedy Wenger enjoys creative cooking and writing children’s stories and articles. She is currently working on a novel. Her work has been published in Babybug, Ladybug, Wonder Years, American Careers, South Valley Living, and Short-Short Stories for Reading Aloud (The Education Center, 2000). She is an active member of the League of Utah Writers and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She regards her monthly book club meeting as one life’s essential ingredients.

Janet Kay Jensen is published in Healing Ministry journal and The Magic of Stories. She has received numerous awards for essays, poetry, and short stories, including three ByLine Magazine honorable mentions. A speech-language pathologist, she holds degrees from Utah State University and Northwestern University. She is writing a novel, teaches poetry classes to jail inmates, and is a literacy tutor. Married and the mother of three sons, she is a consultant at Utah State University.

TASTY RECIPES AND THE BOOKS THAT INSPIRED THEM

Jo’s Best Omelette . . . Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
No Dieter’s 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
Summer’s 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!



From the Hardcover edition.A collection of culinary delights inspired by great works of literature includes nearly two hundred recipes that include Fanny Flagg's Fried Green Tomatoes, Pooh's Honey Kisses, No Dieter's Delight Chicken Neapolitan from Stephen King's Thinner, Vanilla Frosting from Fatherhood by Bill Cosby, and Sober Shepherd's Pie from Helen Fielding's Bridget Jones's Diary. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

Product Attributes

Product attributeeBooks:   Kobo
Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0368
Product attributePublisher:   Ballantine Books
Advertisement Bottom