Score: 3
From 6 Ratings

Luck, Love & Lemon Pie


  • Author: Amy E. Reichert
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 10016717 Bytes


From the author of the “clever, creative, and sweetly delicious” (Kirkus Reviews) The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and the forthcoming Simplicity of Cider comes a novel about an exasperated wife and mother who makes a play to reignite her marriage—and risks everything in a gamble she hopes is a sure bet.When Milwaukee-area wife and mother MJ Boudreaux notices her husband Chris seems more interested in the casino than her, she’s more bothered that she isn’t upset than by her husband’s absence. She picks up poker as a way for them to spend more time together—and reignite their marital flame.Although the game doesn’t give her the quality time with Chris that she’d hoped, MJ finds she has a knack for it. Increasingly unhappy at home, she...

Score: 4
From 34 Ratings

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake


  • Author: Amy E. Reichert
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 8579074 Bytes


You’ve Got Mail meets How to Eat a Cupcake in this delightful novel about a talented chef and the food critic who brings down her restaurant—whose chance meeting turns into a delectable romance of mistaken identities.In downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Lou works tirelessly to build her beloved yet struggling French restaurant, Luella’s, into a success. She cheerfully balances her demanding business and even more demanding fiancé…until the morning she discovers him in the buff—with an intern.Witty yet gruff British transplant Al is keeping himself employed and entertained by writing scathing reviews of local restaurants in the Milwaukee newspaper under a pseudonym. When an anonymous tip sends him to Luella’s, little does he know he’s arri...

Luck  Love   Lemon Pie
Score: 3.5
From 46 Ratings

Luck Love Lemon Pie


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501121555


Luck Love Lemon Pie Book Description :

From the author of the “clever, creative, and sweetly delicious” (Kirkus Reviews) The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and the forthcoming Simplicity of Cider comes a novel about an exasperated wife and mother who makes a play to reignite her marriage—and risks everything in a gamble she hopes is a sure bet. When Milwaukee-area wife and mother MJ Boudreaux notices her husband Chris seems more interested in the casino than her, she’s more bothered that she isn’t upset than by her husband’s absence. She picks up poker as a way for them to spend more time together—and reignite their marital flame. Although the game doesn’t give her the quality time with Chris that she’d hoped, MJ finds she has a knack for it. Increasingly unhappy at home, s...

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake
Score: 4
From 29 Ratings

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501100710


The Coincidence of Coconut Cake Book Description :

The story of "a talented chef and the food critic who brings down her restaurant, whose chance meeting turns into a ... romance of mistaken identities"--Amazon.com....

The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501154959


The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go Book Description :

Three generations. Seven days. One big secret. The author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake unfolds a mother-daughter story told by three women whose time to reckon with a life-altering secret is running out. Gina Zoberski wants to make it through one day without her fastidious mother, Lorraine, cataloguing all her faults, and her sullen teenage daughter, May, snubbing her. Too bad there’s no chance of that. Her relentlessly sunny disposition annoys them both, no matter how hard she tries. Instead, Gina finds order and comfort in obsessive list-making and her work at Grilled G’s, the gourmet grilled cheese food truck built by her late husband. But when Lorraine suffers a sudden stroke, Gina stumbles upon a family secret Lorraine's kept hidden fo...

The Simplicity of Cider
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Simplicity of Cider


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501154935


The Simplicity of Cider Book Description :

Fall in love with The Simplicity of Cider, the charming new novel about a prickly but gifted cider-maker whose quiet life is interrupted by the arrival of a handsome man and his young son at her family’s careworn orchard by the author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and Luck, Love & Lemon Pie. Don’t miss Amy’s newest work of women’s fiction: The Optimist’s Guide to Letting Go! Focused and unassuming fifth generation cider-maker Sanna Lund has one desire: to live a simple, quiet life on her family’s apple orchard in Door County, Wisconsin. Although her business is struggling, Sanna remains fiercely devoted to the orchard, despite her brother’s attempts to convince their aging father to sell the land. Single dad Isaac Banks has spent y...

Take Your Mama to Work Today
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Take Your Mama to Work Today


  • Author : Amy Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-03-20
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416982487


Take Your Mama to Work Today Book Description :

Coworkers beware—Violet’s here to “help” at the office in this lively picture book that puts a fun-loving spin on the grown-up work world. When Violet visits her mom’s office on Take Your Child to Work Day (or snow days, or school holidays, or babysitter-is-sick days), she is very helpful. She answers the phone (once she stops accidentally hanging up on people!), makes business cards (after adding a snazzy personal touch!), learns how to use the paper shredder (and discovers how to make her very own confetti!), and gives the boss pointers on his presentation. With a little mayhem—and a lot of joy—Violet makes her mark on the office! Whimsical text and effervescent illustrations highlight the indelible spirit of Violet, an adorable chara...

Once Upon a Chef  the Cookbook
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Once Upon a Chef the Cookbook


  • Author : Jennifer Segal
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2018-04-24
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452156224


Once Upon a Chef the Cookbook Book Description :

Washington Post Bestseller! — Jenn Segal’s Family-Friendly Healthy Cookbook If you’re a fan of Chrissy Teigen, Skinnytaste, Pioneer Woman, or Oh She Glows cookbooks, you’ll love Once Upon a Chef Become the favorite family chef: Once upon a time Jenn Segal went to culinary school and worked in fancy restaurants. One marriage and two kids later she created Once Upon a Chef, the popular blog that applies her tried-and-true chef skills with delicious, fresh, and approachable ingredients for family-friendly meals. In Jenn's book she shares 100 recipes that will up your kitchen game while surprising you with their ease. With the authority of a professional chef and the practicality of a busy working mom, Jenn teaches you to improve your cooking one...

Vegan Pie in the Sky

Vegan Pie in the Sky


  • Author : Isa Chandra Moskowitz
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release Date : 2011-10-25
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738215358


Vegan Pie in the Sky Book Description :

Holidays? Check. Birthdays? Check. Tuesdays? Check! Our research says life is 100% better any day pie is involved. There’s nothing like a rich, gooey slice of apple pie straight from the oven, baked in a perfectly flaky crust and topped with cinnamon-sugar. And now it can be yours, along with dozens more mouthwatering varieties, vegan at last and better than ever.Vegan Pie in the Sky is the latest force in Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero’s baking revolution. You’ll find delicious and adorable pies, tarts, cobblers, cheesecakes and more—all made without dairy, eggs, or animal products. From fruity to chocolaty, nutty to creamy, Vegan Pie in the Sky has the classic flavors you crave. And the recipes are as easy as, well, you know. S...

The First Kiss Hypothesis
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The First Kiss Hypothesis


  • Author : Christina Mandelski
  • Publisher : Entangled: Crush
  • Release Date : 2017-11-06
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781640633568


The First Kiss Hypothesis Book Description :

Nora Reid believes scientific laws control everything, even love. With her grandparents’epic first kiss story cemented in her brain, Nora develops a hypothesis she’s determined to prove:for each person in the world, there is exactly one other person, and at first kiss, they’ll experience an immediate and intense reaction. But after four years of zero-reaction kisses, she comes up with a new theory: maybe that pesky crush on her stunningly hot best friend Eli Costas is skewing her results. She needs to get rid of him, and fast. Eli Costas is an injury-prone lacrosse star with a problem—the one chance he had at winning over the girl next door resulted in the most epically sucktastic first kiss ever. And now she’s...trying to get rid of him? H...

Marriage Vacation
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Marriage Vacation


  • Author : Pauline Brooks
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781982100216


Marriage Vacation Book Description :

In season four of Darren Star’s hit TV Land series Younger, the editors at Empirical Press are shocked and deeply moved when they read Marriage Vacation, an autobiographical novel by the publisher’s estranged wife, Pauline Turner Brooks. Knowing the book will cause a sensation, they decide they must publish it. Now you can read what the hype is about—including page 58 that had everyone buzzing (...and blushing). Marriage Vacation is for anyone who has ever fantasized about what it would be like to run away from it all. By all appearances, Kate Carmichael has the perfect life: two adorable daughters, a prewar townhouse on the Upper East Side, and a husband who runs one of the most successful publishing companies in New York. But when Kate attend...

Out to Lunch

Out to Lunch


  • Author : Priscilla Lamont
  • Publisher : Kingfisher Books
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Animals
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1856975649


Out to Lunch Book Description :

Mr. Howgego is never late, but when his friend Mrs. Burdle, who is rarely on time, invites him to lunch to prove she can be punctual, their roles are reversed....