Books by Food & Cookbooks
JAHANAM (2014)
4.22 of 5 Votes: 5
Terus terang buku ni memang best.Perasaan Best dari awal hinggalah muka surat 253. Start 254 feel aku macan zaman sekolah tulis karangan yang akhirannya seperti "rupa rupanya itu semua adalah mimpi..."Tu pasai memula aku nak bagi 5. Tapi aku ni kedekut, jarang buku aku dapat 5. Tapi sebab last 2 ...
The Divorce Diet (2000)
4.15 of 5 Votes: 5
Abigail is on a diet. And then her life falls apart. Coincidence? I think not! Diets never end well...Ok, perhaps it wasn't the diet that caused all of her problems... Abigail's asshole husband, Thad (her words, not mine!), played a large part in the demise of her upper-middle-class dream world, ...
Forever His Baby (2014)
4.92 of 5 Votes: 2
I finished this book in just one day. I couldn't put it away. I can't help it, I'm just a sucker for romantic stories. Let me get started with the main characters. LILYLily is a nice, smart and a selfless girl. She only ever thinks of the needs of someone else and that is something I LOVE about c...
The Wolf You Feed: (Book 1) The Vargr Clan Trilogy (2014)
5 of 5 Votes: 2
I am a fan of shifter stories and this one has certainly made me love them even more. The Wolf You Feed is a shifter story with many twists and inter-twinings of traditions...be they imaginary or a real part of a cultures folklore and practices. I loved the depth of each character...in either of ...
I'll Have What She's Having: My Adventures in Celebrity Dieting (2000)
3.24 of 5 Votes: 1
I take no pleasure in giving a book two stars, especially when its author sounds like someone I'd really like hanging out with and who put herself in the middle of her own story in a way that I dream about doing. (But what would be my gimmick? Knitting with different types of yarn? Going through ...
CakeSpy Presents Sweet Treats for a Sugar-Filled Life (2011)
3.36 of 5 Votes: 4
I was a First Reads winner with this book. I love baking and sweets in general, and my daughter is right along side me when I am baking. She was as excited as I was to get this in the mail. The pictures are nicely done, and the cartoons certainly add a fun attitude to it all. We made the St. Patr...
Powerfood, Yoga & Meditatie (2000)
3.81 of 5 Votes: 4
Let's be clear...although I only rated this book a 2, I know MANY people will be fully inspired after reading it and I can appreciate that. Tara has an easy writing style that is calming and supportive. Anyone who currently practices meditation, yoga, and healthy organic eating practices (or is l...
Ho-Ho-Homicide (2014)
3.92 of 5 Votes: 1
The title of this book grabbed my attention and so did the little town of Moosetookalook.Liss MacCrimmon is a busy person, with a little store in the town and her husband making furniture. An old friend wants her to check out a Christmas tree farm she just inherited. But the place comes with a pa...
Eating Dangerously: Why the Government Can't Keep Your Food Safe ... and How You Can (2014)
3.56 of 5 Votes: 5
Most of us in the United States assume that the food we buy is safe to eat; the book alerts us to various outbreaks of food poisoning and failed government action which prove otherwise. However, by washing fresh produce, cooking meat properly and using common sense (don't cut your carrots on the ...
Pushing the Boundaries (2000)
4.38 of 5 Votes: 4
First off I need to say thank you to InkSlinger PR and the author, Jessica Prince for providing me an ARC of Pushing the Boundaries in return for an honest review. Also I would like to thank InkSlinger PR for introducing me to this author. She is a new one on me and I am glad I found her through ...
Will It Waffle?: Bacon and Eggs to Mac 'n' Cheese, Bibimbap to Chocolate Chip Cookies--53 Irresistible, Unexpected Recipes to Make in a Waffle Iron (2014)
3.9 of 5 Votes: 1
I think that this was an interesting challenge for the author to put himself through – trying to see how creatively and broadly he could utilize his waffle iron to cook. But as a recipe book, I just don't get it.The recipes, for the most part, are too "gourmet" for someone who, for some reason, i...
The Family Cooks: 100+ Recipes Guaranteed to Get Your Family Craving Food That's Simple, Fresh, and Incredibly Good for You (2014)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 4
I like that this book has lots of fresh recipes that are quick to cook. The authors add nice suggestions of ways to get kids involved in the cooking of the dishes. They also add several suggestions for each recipe on ways to personalize the dish, add or subtract ingredients based on your tastes. ...
Scorched Eggs (2014)
4 of 5 Votes: 1
I was lucky enough to win a copy of this book, but I will give my honest opinion. I really enjoyed this book as I do the whole series. I love Suzanne the main character and her friends. She comes across as confident, hard working and caring. The only drawback I had with the book was toward the en...
No Slurping, No Burping!: A Tale of Table Manners (2014)
3.31 of 5 Votes: 4
I picked this up because it is part of the Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase. I heard about it when it was reviewed from the Disney podcast Communicore Weekly.This is an adorable book about two children who have to help their father with his table manners. The art work is simply gorge...
Empty Fridge (2012)
3.65 of 5 Votes: 3
People living in a 5 story apartment building have spent a busy day enjoying themselves. So much so, that they have forgotten to buy any food for dinner. As we move up the building, floor by floor, new food is found until the neighbors realize that together they can make a quiche. In the end, the...