Weeknights with Giada: Quick and Simple Recipes to Revamp Dinner
Giada De Laurentiis
Oct 28, 2012 - Oct 31, 2012
The beloved Food Network star tackles weeknight cooking with recipes that come together quickly in a fresh style. Readers will also get a glimpse into the author's home life with glamorous color photographs of food. A welcome handbook of fantastic recipes and surefire Monday-to-Friday strategies for every home cook.
A deliciously absorbing social comedy, set on an exclusive island off Cape Cod, that tracks a catastrophic three-day wedding weekend with an irresistible mix of wit and tenderness--a pitch-perfect debut.
Part-time reporter and mother of four, Lucy Stone, tries to unmask the killer in Meier's seventeenth cozy set in Tinker's Cove, Maine. The warm, small-town ambiance and the perseverance of Stone make this a winner.
"Informed, wide-ranging, clear, accessible. . . . This richly detailed and impeccably researched biography brings you into a vivid life, . . . . A thorough, even-handed and illuminating work that goes beyond image and myth about the broadcast legend for a full, frank and fascinating portrait." (Newsday)
In the aftermath of a brutal attack that left a woman in intensive care and her husband and young children dead, brash cop Scorcher Kennedy and his rookie partner, Richie, struggle with perplexing clues and Scorcher's haunting memories of a shattering incident from his childhood.With her signature blend of police procedural and psychological thriller, French's fourth book of the Dublin murder squad goes full throttle with a heinous crime. Combining unrelenting suspense, strong characterization and brilliant writing, French's latest is top notch.
When Elizabeth Mooney escaped the shame of her "white trash" family to marry the crown prince of her small town, Howell Whittington, she never dreamed that thirty years later, she'd end up trapped in a loveless marriage to the cruel banker who's foreclosing on all her friends. Then Howe has a stroke and is transformed, wanting to be a real husband. A " zesty read-in-one-sitting romp promises to delight loyal fans and garner new ones." (Booklist)
Martha Stewart's New Pies and Tarts: 150 Recipes for Old-Fashioned and Modern Favorites
Oct 23, 2012 - Oct 27, 2012
Prepare for the holidays with 150 recipes for savory and sweet pies and tarts. Readers will find plenty of recipes for fillings and crusts as well as techniques for creating flavors and textures. From down home classics to special occasion desserts, Stewart has compiled a baker's delight!
Ava is welcomed home from the hospital by a doting mother, lively friends, and a crush finally beginning to show interest. There's only one problem: Ava can't remember any of them--and can't shake the eerie feeling that she's not who they say she is.
It's 1996, and less than half of all American high-school students have ever used the Internet. Emma just got her first computer and an America Online CD-ROM. Josh is her best friend. They power up and log on--and discover themselves on Facebook, 15 years in the future. Everybody wonders what their destiny will be; Josh and Emma are about to find out.
Swagger: 10 Urgent Rules for Raising Boys in an Era of Failing Schools, Mass Joblessness, and Thug Culture
Oct 21, 2012 - Oct 24, 2012
A wake-up call for parents about the real world boys inhabit right now. This book is packed with research-proven, parent-tested, teacher-approved solutions on how to raise boys, delivered with Bloom's trademark no-nonsense, often humorous, take-charge voice.
Sixteen-year-old Tom Harvey was an ordinary Londoner until an attack that caused fragments of an iPhone to be embedded in his brain, giving him incredible knowledge and power. Using that power against the gang that attacked him and a friend could have deadly consequences. "Brilliantly realized, wrenching. (Horn Book)
Sixteen-year-old America Singer is living in the caste-divided nation of Illea, which formed after the war that destroyed the United States. America is chosen to compete in the Selection--a contest to see which girl can win the heart of Illea's prince--but all she really wants is a chance for a future with her secret love, Aspen, who is a caste below her.
After his girlfriend Holly is fatally shot during a violent struggle, nineteen-year-old Jackson uses his supernatural abilities and travels back in time two years. He falls in love with Holly all over again, learns that his father is a spy, and discovers powerful enemies of time who will stop at nothing to recruit him for their own purposes.