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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.


No Escape: Lemongrass, Lime & Thai Basil Mojito

Don’t let the PC police keep you away from this fast-paced thriller. If you ever thought your first day on the job was bad, how about taking your whole family half way around the world to a country that has just erupted in a bloody coup?

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The Kite Runner: Afghan Lamb Kabobs

For all the soaring beauty of the kites above, their game is as ruthless as the human psychodrama being played out below Afghanistan’s clear and cold blue skies. And despite the exotic and war ravaged locale, this tale resonates with a wider truth as timeless as man's fall from grace and his endless search for redemption.

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The Hoax: Croissant and Prune Bread Pudding Recipe

There’s such an appeal in his bad boy charm, you’re likely to root for Richard Gere’s Clifford Irving, the literary liar who almost bilked his publisher out of a million dollars for a faux “autobiography” of the famously reclusive Howard Hughes. We’re in on the con from the get-go, every sweat-soaked second of near discovery, as well as Irving’s bold-faced lies, brilliant rebounds and brazen betrayals.

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Mr. Holmes: Honey Flan Recipe

The title says it all. Finally, some overdue respect for the iconic sleuth. And it about time. He is 93 years old in this latest Holmes saga.

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Sherlock Holmes: Brandied Foie de Gras Pie

James Bond goes Victorian. At least that’s what the trailers would have you believe, what with the cerebral detective’s swan dive into the Thames from the high recesses of Parliament, some bloody and brutal fistfights, an errant explosion or two, not to mention Irene Adler as his very own Bond -- or should we say bondage -- girl thrown in for good measure. What’s not to like?

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