Sunday, January 1, 2017

2016 Book List

JANUARY

Our book for January 2016 is Call the Nurse by Mary J. MacCleod. It is a "Sherry Pick."

(Menu combined with February selection)

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FEBRUARY

Our book for February 2016 is Brooklyn by Colm Toibin. It is a "Karen Pick."

*2016 Food for Thought Pick

Menu: Middle Eastern desserts; Irish potato soup and Italian bread; mozzarella bites; Irish cheddar and Dubliner cheeses with crackers; fresh fruit tray; mixed nuts; Scottish shortbread with chocolate "drizzle"; Italian bread with herb butter; New York style cheesecake; chocolate chip oat cookies

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MARCH

Our book for March 2016 is Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carr√©. It is a "Mark M. Pick."

Menu: cocktail tray of cheeses, biscuits, and fruits; razzleberry pie; pizza balls; lime bars;  triple chocolate brownies; chocolate mint cake

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APRIL

Our book for April 2016 is So, Anyway . . . by John Cleese. It is a "Pat K. Pick."

(Menu combined with May selection)

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MAY


Our book for May 2016 is Coal River by Ellen Marie Wiseman. It is a "Judy Pick."

Menu: strawberry angel food cake dessert; red beet eggs and beets; fruit selection with dip; cheese cubes; assorted tea sandwiches; strawberry angel food cake dessert (two is always better than one); deviled eggs--olive and guacamole; coal-inspired treats (chocolate sunflower seeds, chocolate wafers, peach penguin gummies, and licorice wheels); fruits and nuts; apple pie bites

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JUNE

Our book for June 2016 is Peace Like a River by Leif Enger. It is a "Pat M. Pick."

Menu: hearty vegetable bean soup; barbecue little smokies with peaches; Swedish meatballs; peach pie; cinnamon rolls; Raisinettes; (don't call them sticky buns) North Dakota caramel rolls; tiramisu cake; cheese and crackers; apple pie; salmon; nuts; cinnamon rolls

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JULY


Our book for July 2016 is Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier. It is a "Stacy Pick."

*2016 Food for Thought Pick

Menu: eclairs; pumpkin pasties; cucumber sandwiches; zucchini-carrot cake; crackers with cream cheese and jams (tart cherry and peach); nuts; cucumber finger sandwiches

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AUGUST

Our book for August 2016 is The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel. It is a "Mark F. Pick."

Menu: banana split layered dessert; Portuguese steak; chicken piri piri; French bread with olive tapanade; home-grown tomatoes; pesto brie with pita chips; garden tomatoes and fresh mozzarella; green olives; banana splits; spinach artichoke dip

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SEPTEMBER

Our book for September 2016 is I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. It is a "Kate Pick."

Menu: Cheerios treats; lemon meringue pie; donut holes; veggie pizza on cauliflower crust; baked chocolate donuts; pumpkin tea cakes; sun-shaped veggie tray and dips; yogurt fruit salad; crackers with Edam cheese and summer sausage; mixed nuts; sand pudding

Click on the book to learn more at Amazon.



OCTOBER

Our book for October 2016 is Master and Commander by Patrick O'Brian. It is a "Ron Pick."

Menu (combined with November selection): pumpkin bread and cream cheese; Spanish olives and cheese; "not-quiche" egg entree; apple pie; citrus salad; ham and cheese platter; cheese and crackers; turkey kielbasa; mixed nuts; (meat) cannonballs

Click on the book to learn more at Amazon.



NOVEMBER

Our book for November 2016 is And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie. It is an "Angie Pick."

Menu (combined with October selection): pumpkin bread and cream cheese; Spanish olives and cheese; "not-quiche" egg entree; apple pie; citrus salad; ham and cheese platter; cheese and crackers; turkey kielbasa; mixed nuts; (meat) cannonballs

 Click on the book to learn more at Amazon.

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