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"Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested."
from Essays, 'Of Studies,' (1597-1625) by Sir Francis Bacon
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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]
Posted by JB Reader on April 1, 2013
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]
Posted by JB Reader on March 25, 2013
Tags: fiction, picture books
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]
Posted by JB Reader on March 20, 2013