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The Deal Goes Down by Larry Beinhart - Book Review

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$27.99
ISBN: 9781612199900
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Published: Melville House - August 9th, 2022

Retired Hudson Valley PI gets roped into being a hitman for a feminist domestic violence start-up based in NYC. Irreverently funny, hard-boiled, bloody and philosophical, TDGD is a page-burner. Raymond Chandler meets Hunter Thompson. ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


Woman, Watching: Louise de Kiriline Lawrence and the Songbirds of Pimisi Bay by Merilyn Simonds - Book Review

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Woman, Watching: Louise de Kiriline Lawrence and the Songbirds of Pimisi Bay By Merilyn Simonds Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781770416598
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Published: ECW Press - May 24th, 2022

Biography of Swedish debutante and WWI Red Cross nurse Louisa de Kiriline Lawrence who also lived through the Russian Revolution ultimately finding peace in the Canadian wilderness as a noted ornithologist who was compared with Rachel Carson. Get inspired by this lady's life-long tenacity and exuberance for everything she did - a great read! ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


Gabriel Kreuther: The Spirit of Alsace, a Cookbook by Gabriel Kreuther - Book Review

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Gabriel Kreuther: The Spirit of Alsace, a Cookbook By Gabriel Kreuther, Michael Ruhlman, Evan Sung (By (photographer)), Jean-Georges Vongerichten (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Gabriel Kreuther, Michael Ruhlman, Evan Sung (By (photographer)), Jean-Georges Vongerichten (Foreword by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9781419747823
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Published: Abrams - November 9th, 2021

A former protege of Jean-George Vongerichten, Kreuther is simply a master chef. His food is bold and beautiful while staying true to his roots. ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


Dinner in French: My Recipes by Way of France: A Cookbook by Melissa Clark - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780553448252
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Published: Clarkson Potter - March 10th, 2020

Ms. Clark is one of the more talented US chefs from our neck of the woods. Her genius lies in simplifying the complex. ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking: A Cookbook by Marcella Hazan - Book Review

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$40.00
ISBN: 9780394584041
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Published: Knopf - October 27th, 1992

Ms. Hazan is to Italian cooking what Julia Childs is to French, her flavors are astonishing. ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


Ciao Italia: Plant, Harvest, Cook! by Mary Ann Esposito - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781942155485
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Published: Mary Ann Esposito, Inc - November 15th, 2022

Reading Ms. Espisito is like learning from your Italian Aunt. Earthy, Informative, she is in total control of her flavors and techniques. ~ Reviewed by Kevin Philbin


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