Lifestyle: Overcoming Obstacles with Runner DeSena, Cooking with Guy Fieri, & More | Nonfiction Previews, May 2014, Pt. 2


Bland, Jeffrey & Dr. Mark Hyman. The Disease Delusion: A Radical New Way To Conquer the Causes of Chronic Illness for a Healthier, Longer, and Happier Life. HarperWave. May 2014. 256p. ISBN 9780062290731. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062290755. HEALTH/FITNESS The founder of Functional Medicine, which aims not to treat symptoms but to look for what causes […]

Cooking Reviews | November 15, 2013


The latest cooking reviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

Self-Help (Marlo Thomas), Cooking (the Neelys), Getting Fit (Bob Harper), Sports (John Calipari) | Nonfiction Previews, Apr. 2014, Pt. 4


Calipari, John & Michael Sokolove. Players First: Success from the Inside Out. Penguin Pr. Apr. 2014. 368p. ISBN 9781594205736. $28.95. SPORTS In a book that the publisher expects to be big, famed and famously blunt University of Kentucky basketball coach Calipari explains what distinguishes good teams (and coaches) from bad ones and what’s gone haywire […]

Cooking | October 15, 2013


Cookbooks for the holiday season.

Hail to the Chef


Recent titles from well-known chefs.

Vegging Out


Reviews of vegan and vegetarian cookbooks.

Cooking Reviews | September 15, 2013


Cooking reviews from the September 15, 2013 issue.

Provence, 1970 Begins a Food Revolution | RA Crossroads


A seminal meal in southeast France leads to a culinary revolution; suggest these read-alikes, read-arounds, and watch-around to immerse patrons in your library’s cooking, art, and DVD collections.

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, September 6, 2013


Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes region, facts behind American mealtime, perfecting the French macaron, the world of group sex, lessons from the new world of contemporary art, a futurist forecasts from the Shift Age

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, August 30, 2013


Fans of college football will enjoy the local stories and recipes, for Chicago Bears fan in particular, a good addition to a standard collection where unique recipes are desired, this cookbook will appeal to those looking to try something new with fish