About this title: With scene after scene describing colorful characters enjoying tantalizing dishes, it's easy to see why fans of Jan Karon's Mitford books could put on a pound or two. To satisfy readers' cravings, Karon has created a cookbook packed with more than 150 recipes from her novels and her own recipe box. It is also loaded with tips, hints, jokes, culinary quotes, and delightful sidebars guaranteed to start a stomach rumbling. 0-670-03239-5$29.95 / Penguin Group
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