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The Complete Book of French Cooking: Classic Recipes and Techniques

While there is the occasional lost-in-culinary-translation moment (French cheese straws are nothing like their American or British appetizer equivalent), this exhaustive, authoritative guide to classic French cuisine is an excellent starting point for anyone hoping to master the art of French cooking.

Darkly She Goes

In this fantasy tale, Mallié (Arsène Lupine, Gentleman Thief) and Hubert (Beauty) create an ethereal, shadow-strewn world where cruel pasts corrupt the present.

A Meal in Winter

Fine reading, not just for those interested in the war.

Pressure Point


10 Granny Squares 30 Blankets: Color Schemes, Layouts, and Edge Finishes for 30 Unique Looks

Hubert is one of the crocheters responsible for rescuing granny squares from the 1970s nostalgia heap, and here she continues her quest to modernize this tried-and-true favorite.

Customize Your Crochet: Adjust To Fit; Embellish To Taste

Though the garment patterns are pleasing, and there's diverse skill levels available, this unfortunately isn't the crochet version of Amy Herzog's wonderful books about fitting knitted garments. Still, crocheters interested in customizable, easy-to-fit cardigans may appreciate.

The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio: The True Story of a Convent in Scandal

An astonishing piece of forgotten history, told from a research-intensive point of view. Recommended for academic and public library collections. [See Prepub Alert, 7/21/14.]

Miss Don't Touch Me: The Complete Story

Definitely for mature readers and delightfully French, this graphic novel, collecting the full "Miss Don't Touch Me" series, is unusual and unnerving and sure to pique the interest of even the most diverse readers.

Granny Square Flowers: 50 Botanical Crochet Motifs and 15 Original Projects

Granny squares are the building blocks of crochet, and this work contains a number of pretty designs that are ready to mix and match.

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