There's cooking afoot in my house, what with Hanukkah and Thanksgiving at the same time, and the December holidays soon afterward. So I'm indulging my love of the sale-priced digital cookbook, and sharing some of them with you. I hope you don't mind! Fear not, there are some terrific deals on fiction as well!
Holiday Baking: New and Traditional Recipes for Wintertime Holidays is $2.51- $2.99 right now. If you like baking – or are bringing dessert to a holiday dinner or potluck, this might help you out. I'm already enjoying this one.
The holiday season is alive with tradition, and nothing brings a family together faster than baked goods pulled fresh from the oven.Holiday Baking celebrates the six major events of the season with new and traditional holiday treats everyone will love.
Vida Lee's Maple Pumpkin Pie will be gobbled up at Thanksgiving; there are three variations of rugelach for Hanukkah; Candy Cane Cupcakes are a minty delight for Christmas; Sweet Onion, Apple, and Cheese Tarts enliven a Boxing Day brunch; Brown Sugar Benne Cookies are perfect for Kwanzaa; and a Bloody Mary and Baked Mushroom Omelet on New Year's Day is the ultimate cure for a hangover.
The recipes mix and match easily, whatever the holiday. Whether the plan calls for old-fashioned favorites or entirely new inspiration, the eighty-plus festive recipes in this baking compendium will bring everyone home for the holidays.
Buttercup or crookneck, patty pan or sugar pumpkin, squashes and pumpkins are delicious additions to muffins, breads, soups, salads, pastas, entrées, and sweets.
Just as good in the morning as at night, the recipes in this beautiful collection include such gems as Cranberry-Walnut Pumpkin Coffee Cake, Grilled Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Zucchini and Goat Cheese, and Five-Spice Pumpkin-Ginger Cake.
With 40 wonderful recipes, a glossary of the types of squash, basic cooking instructions, and useful tips on how to buy and store them, these versatile, delicious gourds make for year-round goodness.
Bite Me, Your Grace by Brooklyn Ann is $1.99 as a KDD today, and the price is being matched. This is historical paranormal viking romance with a lot of tongue-in-cheek humor.
England's “vampire craze” causes much vexation for the Lord Vampire of London, Ian Ashton. To save his reputation, Ian enlists aspiring authoress Angelica Winthrop without realizing she has hidden plans of her own.
Angelica Winthrop's life goal is to ruin her reputation, avoid marriage, and become a gothic authoress like her idol, Mary Shelley. To find inspiration for her new story, she breaks into the home of Ian Ashton, Duke of Burnrath, not knowing she will be coming up against the Lord Vampire of London. Romance sparks and reputations are at stake. But who knows the real difference between fact and fiction?
Back Fire by Catherine Coulter is the Audible deal of the day. This is an unabridged (I love that part) audiobook performed by Jim Meskimen and Deanna Hurst, with a run time of of 11 hours and 42 minutes. It's on sale today only (12 November) for $3.95.
San Francisco Judge Ramsey Hunt, longtime friend to FBI agents Lacey Sherlock and Dillon Savich, is presiding over the trial of Clive and Cindy Cahill – accused in a string of murders – when the proceedings take a radical turn.
Federal prosecutor Mickey O'Rourke, known for his relentless style, becomes suddenly tentative in his opening statement, leading Hunt to suspect he’s been threatened – suspicions that are all but confirmed when Hunt is shot in the back.
Savich and Sherlock receive news of the attack as an ominous note is delivered to Savich at the Hoover Building: YOU DESERVE THIS FOR WHAT YOU DID. Security tapes fail to reveal who delivered the tapes. Who is behind the shooting of Judge Ramsey Hunt? Who sent the note to Savich? And what does it all mean? Savich and Sherlock race to San Francisco to find out…watching their backs all the while.
How to Marry a Millionaire Vampire, Love at Stake, Book 1, by Kerrelyn Sparks is $1.99. This is paranormal romance with lots of humor (I love me some silly paranormals). He's a vampire, and she's a dentist. He broke his fang and visits her late at night to fix it. Like you do.
Roman Draganesti is charming, handsome, rich…he's also a vampire. But this vampire just lost one of his fangs sinking his teeth into something he shouldn't have. Now he has one night to find a dentist before his natural healing abilities close the wound, leaving him a lop-sided eater for all eternity.
Things aren't going well for Shanna Whelan, either. After witnessing a gruesome murder, she's next on the mob's hit list. And her career as a dentist appears to be on a downward spiral, because she's afraid of blood.
When Roman rescues her from an assassination attempt, she wonders if she's found the one man who can keep her alive. Though the attraction between them is immediate and hot, can Shanna conquer her fear of blood to fix Roman's fang? And if she does, what will prevent Roman from using his fangs on her?