In the follow-up to Once and Again hailed by bestselling author Claudia Connor as a beautiful second-chance love storyElisabeth Barrett returns to the Briarwood, an unforgettable place where legacy and longing make dreams come true. Jane Pringle never meant to fall for her boss. After landing a job as a pastry chef at the exclusive Briarwood Golf and Yacht Club in Eastbridge, Connecticut, she just wants to keep her son in a good school district and find some peace and quiet, far away from her manipulative ex-husband. But when Briarwood's charismatic co-owner takes an interest in her, Jane's best-laid plans go awry . . . in the sweetest way possible. Rich and handsome, the grandson of one of the most powerful men in New York City, Preston North hasn't lived quite the charmed life everyone believes. His family taught him everything he needs to know about betrayaland Press wants no more of it. What he wants is Jane. The gorgeous single mom is selfless and kind, plus she's got a backbone. To win her trust, Press just needs to shake off his playboy reputation. They've each been burned in the past. But now Press and Jane will have to choose between letting their fears get the best of them . . . or breaking free and following their hearts. Praise for The Best of Me Elisabeth Barrett takes readers on a realand sexyemotional journey without ever losing sight of the good in people or the sweetness of family, friends, and community. Serena Bell, USA Today bestselling author of the Returning Home series Humor, flirting, and sizzling sex give Preston and Jane an opportunity to move beyond their pasts. Library Journal As Preston and Jane begin to fall in love, they have genuine reasons to worry about the stability of their relationship, and Barrett gives them both a degree of emotional intelligence and a good set of priorities. Publishers Weekly [A] wonderful author whose characters come to life page by page. Fresh Fiction A heartwarming and romantic story of a single mom not just trying to make it on her own but succeeding . . . a wonderful, emotion-filled path to happily ever after. FicCentral I loved how both characters were portrayed, highlighting the best of them without overlooking their flaws. The romance was wonderful and the challenges they both faced were realistic and expertly woven into their relationship development. I really enjoyed this story and am very much liking the direction of this series. The Book Nympho This book has very developed characters and I loved reading their story. Pages of Comfort [A] rather edgy environment, with lots of high emotions, broken people, and one little boy in the midst of them. Books and Spoons Includes an excerpt from another Loveswept title.
Quick & Easy Ketogenic Cooking: Meal Plans and Time Saving Paleo Recipes to Inspire Health and Shed Weight
With "Quick Easy Ketogenic Cooking," nutritionist and popular food blogger Maria Emmerich takes the guesswork out of ketogenic cooking. What is the ketogenic diet? It's a way of eating that shifts your body from being a sugar burner to being a fat burner. It's also a revolutionary way to support better health it can improve everything from epilepsy to obesity to autoimmune disease and more. If you want to try a ketogenic diet but are busy, stressed, and unsure about how to adjust your diet to make your body burn fat, this book is for you. Not only are the recipes fast and simple to prepare, but they're also specifically designed to support your body in ketosis so you can heal. They are grain-free and built around real, whole foods, in keeping with Paleo principles. Plus, there are many options for those looking for nut-free, egg-free, dairy-free, and vegetarian meals. It's easier than you think to prepare mouthwatering, nourishing ketogenic meals. "Quick Easy Ketogenic Cooking" shows you how. The ketogenic diet is a way of getting your body to stop relying on sugar for energy. When we get most of our energy from fat instead, something amazing happens our health soars and extra weight falls off. The ketogenic diet has been used as a treatment for epilepsy for decades, and it also can help treat obesity, heart disease, metabolic syndrome, autoimmune disease, and more. "Quick Easy Ketogenic Cooking" makes the ketogenic diet simple and accessible for everyone, no matter how busy you are or how much cooking experience you have. Plus, with its emphasis on real, whole foods, it's perfect for anyone following Paleo, and its abundance of nut-free, egg-free, and dairy-free options make it ideal for those with food allergies or intolerances. "Quick Easy Ketogenic" Cooking includes more than 170 recipes, such as: Spring Popovers Chicken Alfredo Taco Bar Night Slow Cooker Sweet-n-Spicy Short Ribs Pizza Sticks Mushroom Ragu Skillet Lasagna Smoked Salmon Flourless Fudgy Brownies Plus, an introduction to the ketogenic diet explains how and why it works and how to become a fat burner. There are also tips and tricks for keto success, suggestions for eating keto at restaurants, and six meal plans two weekly and four monthly to make meal planning effortless. No matter how busy you are, there is time to eat well. Your health is worth it. "
We Are All Made of Glue is the wickedly funny third novel from bestselling author Marina Lewycka . Georgie Sinclair's life is coming unstuck. Her husband's left her. Her son's obsessed with the End of the World. And now her elderly neighbour Mrs Shapiro has decided they are related. Or so the hospital informs her when Mrs Shapiro has an accident and names Georgie next of kin. This, however, is not a case of a quick ward visit: Mrs Shapiro has a large rickety house full of stinky cats that needs looking after and that a pair of estate agents seem intent on swindling from her. Plus there are the 'Uselesses' trying to repair it (uselessly). Then there's social worker who wants to put her in a nursing home. Not to mention some letters that point to a mysterious, painful past. As Georgie tries her best to put Mrs Shapiro's life back together somehow she much stop her own from falling apart. . . 'Vibrant dialogue, a family meltdown, a clash of cultures and a wonderful cast of expertly observed characters. Pure laugh-out-loud social comedy' Daily Mail 'Excellent, irresistible' Scotland on Sunday 'Hilarious. A big-hearted confection of the comic and the poignant' Literary Review 'A big, bustling novel, told with enthusiasm by a narrator who is warm, winningly disaster-prone and, crucially, believable' Spectator Bestselling author Marina Lewkyca has received great critical acclaim since the publication of her hilarious first novel A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian in 2005, which was the winner of the Bollinger Everyman Prize for Comic Fiction 2005, winner of the Saga Award for Wit 2005, shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2005 and longlisted for the Booker prize 2005. Her other humorous novels Two Caravans (published as Strawberry Fields in the USA and Canada) and Various Pets Alive and Dead are also available from Penguin.
Bring the Taste and Comfort of B & B's Home. B & B's are synonymous with comfort, charm, and relaxation. We are transformed as we gently wake to the delicate scent of warm lemon cream scones. Our bodies are revitalized after we savor the taste of crisp warm French bread and the robust flavor of butternut squash soup. Our hearts soar as we sample garden polenta pie. This book takes the best recipes that the top B & B's have to offer and delivers them to you in a healthy low-fat'manner that does not sacrifice taste. Each inn's recipe is a reflection of its local history, regional zest, and owner's genius. Explore the cooking talents from some of the best B & B's across the country and bring their flavors into your kitchen. What will You Find Inside? * 300 tried-and-true low-fat recipes ranging from savory main entrees to seductive desserts * Exchange values plus calorie, fat, and sodium analysis for each recipe * Estimated recipe prep times * Originating innkeeper's address and B & B overview