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Pride’s Spell by Matt Wallace

Read June  2016 Recommended for  ★     ★     ★    1/2 Wallace is doing an interesting thing with his urban fantasy series wrapped around the adventures of a catering firm the works with the supernatural. As he states on his … Continue reading

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What Einstein Told His Cook by Robert L. Wolke. Probably “get out.”

Finished April 2015 Recommended for fans of David Sedaris’ writing who don’t know much about cooking  ★    ★    1/2 Q: What book do you remember from your childhood as irritating? When I was somewhere around seven years old, I … Continue reading

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Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss. Read it and weep.

Read June 2014 Recommended for people who eat ★    ★    ★    ★     1/2 “We rarely get in the situation where our body and brain are depleted of nutrients and are actually in need of replenishment. Rather, he … Continue reading

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Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser

  Recommended for: people who eat Read from June 28 to July 13, 2013 ★   ★   ★   ★ Oh, America. When will you wise up? In 1998, the seed of Fast Food Nation appeared in Rolling Stone Magazine. … Continue reading

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The Blood Sugar Solution by Mark Hyman, or lifestyle advice you probably won’t use

Recommended to Carol by: Bill Clinton. Well, he’s quoted on the jacket. Recommended for: no one, really Read from February 10 to March 13, 2013 ★★   Somewhat resembles a gluten-free, dairy-free carob-chip cookie with no sweeteners. Looks appealing, potentially … Continue reading

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