Search Results: "Denis Kitchen"


BOOK REVIEW

AL CAPP by Michael Schumacher
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 26, 2013

"Both the light and dark sides of the man who made the country both laugh and gag."
A warts-and-all biography of the creator of "Li'l Abner." Read full book review >

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LIFE, IN PICTURES by Will Eisner
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Life in all its bittersweet richness, depicted by a master who learned from the more personally revelatory work by younger generations who were profoundly influenced by him."
Posthumous collection commemorates the pioneering cartoonist who gave his name to the comic industry's top annual awards, the Eisners.Read full book review >

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KITCHEN by Banana Yoshimoto
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 1993

"Timeless emotions, elegantly evoked with impressive originality and strength."
Young writer Yoshimoto's first full-length fiction to appear in the US—an excerpt of which appeared in New Japanese Voices (1991; ed. by Helen Mitsios)—explores love and loss with a distinctly contemporary sensibility. Read full book review >

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KITCHEN DANCE by Maurie J. Manning
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Oct. 6, 2008

"Their joyful inclusion of the kids makes this book read like one long, wonderful hug—as the narrator says, after being tucked back into bed with a couple extra besitos, 'Umm, hmm.' (Picture book. 3-7)"
"Scrape! Splash! Read full book review >

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MIRIAM'S KITCHEN by Elizabeth Ehrlich
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"It is a savory stew made from the social and cultural ingredients of American-Jewish life. (Author tour)"
An appealing, sensitive account of an assimilated Jewish woman's efforts to embrace the religious traditions of her ancestors. Read full book review >

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CHATO'S KITCHEN by Gary Soto
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 22, 1995

"Soto's inspired finger-snapping prose has found an equally imaginative comrade in Guevara's colorful urban paintings. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Chato and Novio Boy, low-riding East Los Angeles homeboys of the feline variety, have dinner guests. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 6, 2012

"Coscarelli's sleek volume is crisply photographed and includes the kind of straightforward, go-to recipes busy foodies can appreciate."
A past winner of Food Network's Cupcake Wars presents a cavalcade of easy meatless recipes and culinary notions. Read full book review >

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KITCHEN DISCO by Clare Foges
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 9, 2017

"Cute and catchy. (Picture book. 3-5)"
The banana acts as DJ for a crazy dance party that happens nightly, involving all the fruit in the kitchen. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Capably transforms one of the bleakest episodes in modern history into an instructive account of events that have lasting repercussions to this day."
Journalist Duffy (The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Saved 1,200 Jews, and Built a Village in the Forest, 2003) recounts the story of the "Strokestown Massacre," offering a vivid account of the Great Irish Famine along the way. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Sure to be a hit with young cooks. (recipes) (Picture book. 4-7)"
It's Grandad's birthday, and Eddie's mum has completely forgotten. Read full book review >