An Appetite For Romance

Romance and food, the perfect combo.  These books are always fun and they have recipes too! So enjoy these treats:

Sweet Stuff  by Donna Kauffman

The First Love Cookie Club    by Lori Wilde

On the Steamy Side   by Louise Edwards

Dining With Joy:  A Lowcountry Romance   by Rachel Hauck

Just a Taste     by Deirdre Martin

Last Bite:  A Novel of Culinary Romance    by Nancy Verde Barr

Summer By the Sea   by Susan Wiggs

Hot Under Pressure   by Louise Edwards

Family Affair   by Debbie Macomber

Sweet Baklava    b y Debby Mayne

The Icing on the Cupcake   by Jennifer Ross

Good Enough to Eat   by Stacey Ballis

The Love Goddess’ Cooking School    by Melissa Senate

The Perfect Blend   by Trish Perry

Hatteras Girl   by Alice J. Wisler

Just One Taste    by Louisa Edwards

Belle in the Big Apple:  A Novel with Recipes   by Brooke Parkhurst

Deep Dish    by Mary Kay Andrews

Table Manners  by Mia King

The Lost Recipe for Happiness    by Barbara O’Neal

Bikini Season   by Sheila Roberts

Rosewater & Soda Bread    by Marsha Mehran


Bon Appetit

Vampires are Everywhere

Dark Shadows starring Johnny Depp premiered on Friday, May 11th.  The HBO series True Blood begins its 5th season on June 10th at 9pm. The Vampire Diaries ended its 3rd season on May 10th.  Can’t get enough of your favorite vampires, try these books and escape!

True Blood fans:  Deadlocked    by Charlaine Harris (Book 12 of the Sookie Stackhouse series)

The Vampire Diaries fans:  You have several story arcs to devour, the  first  seven books are  written by L.J. Smith, the Hunter’s arc and Stefan’s diaries are written by a ghostwriter:

The Vampire Diaries arc:

The Awakening  (vol 1 Bk 1)

The Struggle   (vol 2 Bk 2)

The Fury   (vol 2 Bk 3)

Dark Reunion   (vol 4 Bk 4)

The Return arc:

The Return:  Nighfall   (vol 1 Bk 5)

The Return:  Shadow Souls   (vol 2 Bk 6)

The Return:  Midnight   (vol 3 Bk 7)

The Hunters arc:

The Hunters:   Phantom   (vol 1 Bk 8)

The Hunters:  Moonsong   (vol 2 Bk 9)

The Hunters:  Destiny Rising   (vol 3 Bk 9) will be released in  October 2012

Vampire Stefan’s Diaries:

Origins    vol 1

  Bloodlust   vol 2

Craving   vol 3

The Ripper   vol 4

The Asylum   vol 5

The Compelled   vol 6