New books for week of March 17, 2012

Book cover of "A Train in Winter" by Caroline Moorhead“A Train in Winter”
by Caroline Moorhead

In January 1943, the Gestapo hunted down 230 women of the French Resistance and sent them to Aushwitz. This is their true story and the story of how the power of friendship can transcend evil.  

 

 

Book cover of "New French Country" by Linda Dannenberg“New French Country”
 by Linda Dannenberg

Beautiful photographs as well as information about the elements of French Country Style with separate chapters on color, fabric pottery elements and accents, finishing with an entire chapter on Provencal gardens.

 

 

Bookcover of “Mastering the Art of French Cooking" by Julia Child, Louisette Bertholle and Simone Beck“Mastering the Art of French Cooking”
by Julia Child, Louisette Bertholle and Simone Beck

No need to cook EVERY recipe in this famous cookbook but wouldn’t it be fun to a least try the infamous Boef A La Bouruignonne?