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Appetite for Murder:
A Mystery Lover's Cookbook
by Kathy Borich

A tantalizing slant on cooking and crime. Relive your favorite classic detective stories and then whip up the food that caught the culprit.

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An Illustrated Introduction to Classical Horsemanship: Concepts and Skills from A to Z
by Gary Borich

A comprehensive resource in a succinct alphabetical format that brings the beginning rider through every aspect of learning to train and ride for show and trail.

Rainy Day Rentals
Classic & Crime

Often been surprised by a movie after what a film critic said about it? Ever felt cheated out of big bucks on the recommendations of a punk 24-year-old? Or really loved the ones they panned? Well, you no longer need to feel out of step with the current movie review band. Different Drummer is for you. Read more about our take on the film world. And get ready to relive your favorite movies with the recipes that follow each review.


Death in Paradise: English Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

It’s not edgy or camp, but just about everyone is crazy about this British mystery series. A straight-laced Scotland Yard Detective finds his new job at a Caribbean island absolutely not his cup of tea. Biting wit, gentle satire, and artful detection make Death in Paradise a delight in every way.

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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day: Apple Nut Bread

Though it masquerades as a superficial thirties screwball comedy with a little bit of French sex farce thrown in for good measure, there is an inner core of substance in this froth of a film. Kind of like that apple hiding under the sticky sweet caramel coating.

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Florence Foster Jenkins: Potato Salad with Chives Recipe

Take a break from the daily headlines that bleed doom and gloom and treat yourself to this delightful comedy. Where the chief worry seems keeping a lid on the audiences for an exquisitely untalented Manhattan socialite who fancies herself an opera diva.

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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas: German Potato Soup Recipe

Don’t go to this film looking to confirm any feel good notions about the inherent goodness of man. If, however, you are ready for an unflinching portrait of one of our darkest hours, a poignant tale that will haunt you for days, you cannot miss this story about an unlikely friendship that flourishes during World War II.

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Jason Bourne: Greek Chicken Pasta Recipe

This is the blockbuster action and thrills we’ve come to expect each summer just as certainly as cookouts and a day at the beach. But this year we had to wait almost until August to get it.

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