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The recipe box : a novel with recipes / Viola Shipman.

Shipman, Viola, (author.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Parkland Regional.

Current holds

2 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Dauphin F SHI (Text) 35419002835883 Adult Fiction Volume hold On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250146779 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250146771 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 324 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
Growing up in northern Michigan, Samantha "Sam" Mullins felt trapped on her family's orchard and pie shop, so she left with dreams of making her own mark in the world. But life as an overworked, undervalued sous chef at a reality star's New York bakery is not what Sam dreamed. When the chef embarrasses Sam, she quits and returns home. Unemployed, single, and defeated, she spends a summer working on her family's orchard cooking and baking alongside the women in her life--including her mother, Deana, and grandmother, Willo. One beloved, flour-flecked, ink-smeared recipe at a time, Sam begins to learn about and understand the women in her life, her family's history, and her passion for food through their treasured recipe box. As Sam discovers what matters most she opens her heart to a man she left behind, but who now might be the key to her happiness.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Bakers > Fiction.
Orchards > Fiction.
Homecoming > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Michigan > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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