The School of Essential Ingredients

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399155437
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Gathering at Lillian's Restaurant for a weekly cooking class, a young mother struggles with the growing demands of her family, an Italian kitchen designer works to adapt to life in America, and a widower mourns the loss of his wife to breast cancer. 50,000 first printing.

The School of Essential Ingredients

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101015698
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A "heartbreakingly delicious" national bestseller about a chef, her students, and the evocative lessons that food teaches about life Once a month, eight students gather in Lillian's restaurant for a cooking class. Among them is Claire, a young woman coming to terms with her new identity as a mother; Tom, a lawyer whose life has been overturned by loss; Antonia, an Italian kitchen designer adapting to life in America; and Carl and Helen, a long-married couple whose union contains surprises the rest of the class would never suspect... The students have come to learn the art behind Lillian's soulful dishes, but it soon becomes clear that each seeks a recipe for something beyond the kitchen. And soon they are transformed by the aromas, flavors, and textures of what they create. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The School of Essential Ingredients

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
ISBN: 0732288673
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The School of Essential Ingredients follows the lives of eight cooking students and their teacher in a class that meets in Lillian's restaurant kitchen. Over the course of eight months, the lives of the characters mingle and intertwine, brought together by the revealing, sensual, and comforting nature of what can be created in the kitchen.

The Lost Art of Mixing

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101609184
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National bestselling author Erica Bauermeister returns to the enchanting world of The School of Essential Ingredients in this luminous sequel... Lillian and her restaurant have a way of drawing people together. There’s Al, the accountant who finds meaning in numbers; Chloe, a budding chef who hasn’t learned to trust after heartbreak; Finnegan, quiet and steady as a tree, who can disappear into the background despite his massive height; Louise, Al’s wife, whose anger simmers just below the boiling point; and Isabelle, whose memories are slowly slipping from her grasp. And there’s Lillian herself, whose life has taken a turn she didn’t expect… Their lives collide and mix with those around them, sometimes joining in effortless connections, at other times sifting together and separating again, creating a family that is chosen, not given. A beautifully imagined novel about the ties that bind—and links that break—The Lost Art of Mixing is a captivating meditation on the power of love, food, and companionship. READERS GUIDE INCLUDED

500 Great Books by Women

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780140175905
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Provides an annotated list of fiction and nonfiction by women authors, including works on art, ethics, family life, motherhood, pioneer life, power, violence, marriage, and work

The Monday Night Cooking School

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141038837
Format: PDF, ePub
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On Monday nights eight people gather in Lillian's restaurant for a cooking class. There's Claire, who can barely remember the last time she went out without her two kids; bachelor Ian, who exists on Chinese takeaways; Chloe, the distracted waitress who is forever dropping things; Carl and Helen, getting past a betrayal in their marriage; and Tom, mourning the tragic loss of his wife. Plus Lillian, who taught herself to cook to reach out to her unhappy mother. From delicious feasts to dining disasters, will the cooks find what they are looking for? And among the utensils and mouth-watering ingredients, will some of them even fall in love? The Monday Night Cooking School is a gorgeous novel about possibilities and the magic of food.

Joy for Beginners

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780399157127
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Meeting with her five close friends to celebrate her recovery from cancer, Kate announces that she will take up white-water rafting if each of them will also do something that equally terrifies them, a challenge that results in a tattoo, a bread-baking endeavor and a reconciliation. 35,000 first printing.

Let s Hear It for the Girls

Author: Erica Bauermeister
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101161752
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Bravo! They've given adults and young girls a much-needed treasure map of heroines and 'she-roes'...It blazes an important path in the forest of children's literature."—Jim Trelease.

Recipe for Great Teaching

Author: Anita Moultrie Turner
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1632209837
Format: PDF, ePub
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In this well-seasoned book, charismatic educator Anita Moultrie Turner shows new teachers, veteran teachers, and staff developers how to blend 11 essential ingredients into effective and productive classrooms where all students can succeed. Easy to read and hard to put down, this Recipe for Great Teaching features: - Classroom stories, quotations, and tasty servings of educational wit and wisdom - Strategies for building effective learning environments - Techniques for successful curriculum planning - Methods for engaging all students in learning - Ways of working with colleagues and the community This inspiring resource offers enticing and delicious ways to spice up your teaching and your students' learning.

The Chinese Kitchen

Author: Deh-Ta Hsiung
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312288945
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A brightly illustrated guide to the art of Chinese cookery introduces ingredients that are essential in Chinese cooking and includes more than two hundred recipes using each ingredient, from the common to the exotic. Reprint.