Food and Book Pairing: Vanessa Yu’s Magical Paris Tea Shop by Roselle Lim

The Book Title: Vanessa Yu’s Magical Paris Tea Shop Author: Roselle Lim Publisher:  Berkeley Release Date: 8/4/20 Genre: Magical Realism Age Range: Adult Rating: ★★★★ Publisher’s Summary: Vanessa Yu never wanted to see people’s fortunes — or misfortunes — in tea leaves. Ever since she can remember, Vanessa Yu has been able to see people’s fortunes at the bottom of … More Food and Book Pairing: Vanessa Yu’s Magical Paris Tea Shop by Roselle Lim

Food and Book Pairing: Home Work by Julie Andrews Edwards

The Book Title: Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years Author: Julie Andrews Edwards with Emma Walton Hamilton Publisher:  Hachette Books Release Date: 10/15/19 Genre: Memoir Age Range: Adult Rating: ★★★★ Publisher’s Summary: In Home Work, the number one New York Times international bestseller, Julie Andrews recounted her difficult childhood and her emergence as an acclaimed singer and performer on the stage. … More Food and Book Pairing: Home Work by Julie Andrews Edwards

Food and Book Pairing: Bookish and the Beast by Ashley Poston

The Book Title: Bookish and the Beast Author: Ashley Poston Publisher:  Quirk Books Release Date: 8/4/20 Genre: Fiction Age Range: Young Adult Rating: ★★★ Publisher’s Summary: In the third book in Ashley Poston’s Once Upon a Con series, Beauty and the Beast is retold in the beloved Starfield universe. Rosie Thorne is feeling stuck—on her college application essays, in her … More Food and Book Pairing: Bookish and the Beast by Ashley Poston

Food and Book Pairing: These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong

The Book Title: These Violent Delights Author: Chloe Gong Publisher:  Margaret K. McElderry Books Release Date: 11/17/20 Genre: Fiction Age Range: Young Adult Trigger Warnings: Mentions and descriptions of blood, violence, gore, character deaths, transphobia, explicit description of gouging self (not of their own volition), murder, weapon use, insects, alcohol consumption, parental abuse.  Rating: ★★★★ Publisher’s Summary: The year is … More Food and Book Pairing: These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong

Food and Book Pairing: The Chicken Sisters by KJ Dell’Antonia

The Book Title: The Chicken Sisters Author: KJ Dell’Antonia Publisher: GP Putnam’s Sons Release Date: 12/1/20 Genre: Fiction Age Range: Adult Rating: ★★★★ Publisher’s Summary: In tiny Merinac, Kansas, Chicken Mimi’s and Chicken Frannie’s have spent a century vying to serve up the best fried chicken in the state–and the legendary feud between their respective owners, the Moores and the … More Food and Book Pairing: The Chicken Sisters by KJ Dell’Antonia