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— Ezra Pound

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Tartine Bread

Tartine Bread

Title: Tartine Bread
By: Chad Robertson

A visually pleasing cookbook, and collection of recipes focusing on bread, especially of Tartine Bakery in San Fransisco. Fun to read, inspiring and tasty! [Read more]

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Story Without Words


Title: Ice
By: Arthur Geisert

A children's book of immense beauty. The illustrations were so detailed and of such high caliber, I found myself reading it more than once. Enjoyable for both children and adults. A visual pleasure. [Read more]

fiction, picture books

My Life in France

My Life in France

Title: My Life in France
By: Julia Child

Part autobiography, part cookbook, that reads like a fiction novel, which is both inspiring and very funny. [Read more]


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