The Big Book Of Martinis For Moms

Author: Rose Maura Lorre
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440556695
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More than 175 martinis just for moms! You're at every game, performance, and practice. You weather colds, flus, and strep throat better than anyone. You can finish a diorama in two hours flat. Isn't it time you had your own happy hour? Filled with more than 175 refreshing martini recipes, this collection gives you a reason to take a seat and just unwind. Featuring simple instructions that can be done in a matter of minutes, you will: Relax tubside with a Bathtub Gin(ger). Relish the view of a spotless bedroom with a Hurricane Martini in hand. Savor bedtime with a Relaxing Tea Martini. Reward yourself with a Cucumber Martini after getting the kids to eat their veggies. Celebrate fitting into your skinny jeans with a Thin Gin. With The Big Book of Martinis for Moms, you'll always have the perfect answer for every joy and accomplishment motherhood has to offer!

The Little Black Book Of Martinis

Author: Nannette Stone
Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
ISBN: 9781441300171
Size: 45.75 MB
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Get acquainted with the classic cocktail of James Bond, speakeasies, and three-martini lunches (not recommended!). This ''Essential Guide to the King of Cocktails'' serves up the lore and allure of the martini, garnished with pithy quotations and etiquette tips. More than 80 recipes will satisfy both purists and the playful. Covers martini history, the well-equipped martini bar, recipes, and the morning after. The perfect book for every imbiber!

The Killer Wore Cranberry A Fourth Meal Of Mayhem

Author: Lisa Wagner
Publisher: Untreed Reads
ISBN: 1611877393
Size: 26.20 MB
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The Killer Wore Cranberry anthology is back with an all-new set of flavorful stories, guaranteed to whet your appetite for both your favorite holiday fare and a tasty crime story. In this collection of humorous short mysteries, see what happens when sisters are pushed over the edge, dentists dine with crime bosses, 1950s private detectives deal with dames and sweet potatoes and a family has a bit of a problem with their future son-in-law. And that's just the tip of the turkey leg! Join us at our table for ten great stories from returning Cranberry authors Big Jim Williams, Lesley A. Diehl, Earl Staggs, Barbara Metzger, Steve Shrott, Laird Long and Barb Goffman. We've brought along some new friends too: Sandra Murphy, Rob Chirico and Debra H. Goldstein. And, again this year, Lisa Wagner presents three recipes in-between the stories that are sure to have your guests killing for seconds! At the head of our table is J. Alan Hartman, the Editor-in-Chief of Untreed Reads Publishing who has curated all four installments of The Killer Wore Cranberry plus the anthologies Year's End, The Untreed Detectives and Moon Shot. So, turn off that football game. Tell Grandma you just don't have time for green bean casserole or gelatin mold. Let Uncle Bernie sleep off the tryptophan in the recliner. Then, find yourself a comfortable spot away from the carving knives and get ready to laugh, solve crimes and experience our fourth meal of pure mayhem!

Tini Bigs Big Martinis

Author: Keith Robbins
Publisher: Documentary Media Llc
ISBN: 9780971908482
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The martini has an enduring allure, especiallythe unabashedly large martinis served at TiniBigs, Seattle's classic corner lounge. Tini Bigsis now sharing the recipes for its fifty mostrequested martini cocktails, beautifullyphotographed by Angie Norwood Browne.Not only will you be able to re-create yourfavorite Tini Bigs big martini at home,but you will also get a taste of the socialscene that makes Tini Bigs famous, withspirited art photography by award-winningstill photographer Jaimie Trueblood anda foreword by acclaimed Seattle mysterywriter G.M. Ford.

The Big Book Of Misunderstanding

Author: Jim Gladstone
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781560233831
Size: 57.66 MB
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Joshua Royalton navigates his difficult childhood, his high school years, and early adulthood, as he discovers he is gay, contemplates suicide, and comes out to his parents.

Compelling Evidence

Author: Steve Martini
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101563931
Size: 36.16 MB
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"Steve Martini has written a wonderfully crafted and clever courtroom thriller. We unquestionably have a new literary lion in the fictional crime genre." —Vincent Bugliosi "In the tradition of great courtroom dramas, Steve Martini's Compelling Evidence is a taut, tense tale that I simply could not put down." —Dominick Dunne "Sets a standard for suspenseful, intelligent courtroom drama that will be hard to equal. It's by far the best of the genre I've ever seen . . . Absolutely thrilling." —Clifford Irving "Terrific and intriguing legal drama . . . thoroughly entertaining. It's great!" —Melvin Belli "Superb . . . truly on a level with Presumed Innocent." —F. Lee Bailey

Expect

Author: Banjo Martini
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781462060092
Size: 73.56 MB
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EXPECT is a book written from the heart of a man who has faced his bullies, fought his fights and learned to live in freedom instead of fear. It is a book that is intended to assist young gay people into a life of freedom and love. Expect is not a guideline, but an example. The book is for everyone. It is first and foremost for young gay people who think that their life has no purpose and meaning. It is for parents, siblings and friends to learn what their gay loved ones are going through. It is for bullies that don't realize what they are doing to other human beings. It is for love...it is for life. It is to let you know what to EXPECT.

Critical Mass

Author: Steve Martini
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101550236
Size: 57.29 MB
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Jocelyn "Joss" Cole, a burned-out public defender from L.A., has opted for a quieter life in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. Joss has no significant clients other than a group of commercial fisherman suffering from a strange and serious illness, a condition that doctors cannot diagnose, and which Joss believes has an industrial cause. Then into her office comes Dean Belden, a well-heeled client in search of a lawyer to help him set up a business in the islands. Within days Belden is subpoenaed to appear before a federal grand jury. Less than an hour after testifying, and before Joss can discover what happened in the secrecy of the grand jury room, Belden dies in a fiery explosion of his float plane on Seattle's Lake Union. Gideon Van Ry is a nuclear fission expert and a scholar in residence at the Center for Nonproliferation Studies in Monterey, California. One of his duties is to update the Center's database, an extensive catalog listing fissionable materials and weapons of mass destruction. Gideon is troubled by the apparent failure to account for two small tactical nuclear devices missing from a storage facility in the former Soviet Union.The two weapons were last seen in packing crates, to be shipped to an American company called Belden Electronics. Gideon has been unable to locate this firm, and now he is left with only one possible lead, the lawyer who incorporated the company-Jocelyn Cole. Fraught with tension and suspense, Critical Mass is Steve Martini at his electrifying best. It is the story of what can happen in a world where private hate and public apathy combine to uncork the sleeping but deadly genie of nuclear terror.

Martini Henry

Author: Sara Crowe
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473525276
Size: 68.81 MB
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Life isn’t an exact science. Things can be troublesome. Like pregnant step-mothers, the ins-and-outs of French existentialism . . . having an unexceptional name. In 1988, seventeen-year-old Sue Bowl has a diary, big dreams and £4.73. What she wants most of all is to make it as a writer, as well as stop her decadent aunt Coral spending money she doesn't have. Living in their crumbling ancestral home should provide plenty of inspiration, but between falling in love, hunting for missing heirlooms and internship applications, things keep getting in the way. So when a young literary professor moves in and catches Sue's eye, life begins to take an unexpected turn . . . From the author of Campari for Breakfast, a witty and enchanting novel about what happens after you think you’ve grown up and fallen in love, perfect for fans of I Capture the Castle, Love, Nina and Where’d You Go Bernadette.

The Three Martini Playdate

Author: Christie Mellor
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452116547
Size: 50.63 MB
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Parents were here first! How did the kids suddenly take control? Sure the world has changed from the days when children were supposed to be seen and not heardbut things have gotten a little out of hand. What about some quality time for the grownups? Author Christie Mellor's hilarious, personal, refreshing, and actually quite useful advice delightfully rights the balance between parent and child. In dozens of short, wickedly funny chapters, she skewers today's parental absurdities and reminds us how to make child-rearing a kick. With recipes, helpful hints, and illustrations, this high-spirited book is the only book parents will really needand enjoy.