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Blood Orange
  • Author : Drusilla Campbell
  • Publisher : Kensington Publishing Corp.
  • Release Date : 2013-03-21
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN Code: 0758275560

Summary: From the acclaimed author of The Edge of the Sky and Wildwood comes a spellbinding tale of domestic drama in the powerful tradition of Jacqueline Mitchard's The Deep End of the Ocean that will capture your heart--and your imagination--from the very first page. Dana Cabot cannot remember the kind of person she was before May 29th, the day she became angry at God, at her workaholic attorney husband, and herself. The day her seven-year-old daughter, Bailey, disappeared. As the months wear on without a trace of her adorable but troubled child, Dana can't help blaming her husband's controversial defense of an accused abuser for playing a role in the abduction--and it shows in the strain on their marriage. But then a shocking event offers a clue to what really happened to Bailey--and Dana's unwitting part in it. Haunted by the unthinkable consequences of revealing everything she knows, Dana must decide whether to keep the truth to herself--or risk losing the rest of her family. Suspenseful, searing, and poignant, this beautifully written novel offers stunning insights into the meaning of honesty--in marriage, in friendship, and in justice. . . Praise for Drusilla Campbell's Wildwood "The pull of family and career, the limits of friendship and the demands of love all come to vivid life."--Susan Vreeland, author of Girl in Hyacinth Blue "Resist the urge to turn the page to find out what happens next. Linger, instead, to savor the skillfully crafted writing."--Judy Reeves, author of The Writer's Book of Days


Blood Orange
  • Author : Harriet Tyce
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-02-19
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN Code: 1538713756

Summary: A young lawyer's outwardly perfect life spirals out of control as she takes on her first murder case in this "dark, original and utterly compelling" domestic noir for readers of Paula Hawkins, A.J. Finn, or Shari Lapena. (Lisa Jewell, New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone) Alison has it all. A doting husband, adorable daughter, and a career on the rise--she's just been given her first murder case to defend. But all is never as it seems... Just one more night. Then I'll end it. Alison drinks too much. She's neglecting her family. And she's having an affair with a colleague whose taste for pushing boundaries may be more than she can handle. I did it. I killed him. I should be locked up. Alison's client doesn't deny that she stabbed her husband - she wants to plead guilty. And yet something about her story is deeply amiss. Saving this woman may be the first step to Alison saving herself. I'm watching you. I know what you're doing. But someone knows Alison's secrets. Someone who wants to make her pay for what she's done, and who won't stop until she's lost everything....


Blood Orange
  • Author : Sylvia Snyder
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN Code: 0595168833

Summary: In a lush California orange grove, a killer has etched the names of his victims into tree trunks. Celia Raphael finds her name there also. Threatening calls when she is alone, increase her fear for the safety of her children. When her husband is away during the week, she relies on her neighbor, Mavis Townsend, until Mavis is murdered. Who is killing people in this ideal neighborhood? Could it be Mavis's husband, Nat, with whom Celia is falling in love? Could it be Alexrod Parrish or Pat Murphy, neighbors who are feuding? Or is the killer the unstable detective who falls in love with Celia? The semblance of a happy garden spot in the West is shattered, and Celia is caught in a web of mounting terror. At the stunning climax, she triumphs over her own weaknesses as she conquers the madman and in a surprise ending, gets even.


The Blood Oranges: A Novel
  • Author : John Hawkes
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1972-04-17
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 284
  • ISBN Code: 0811222551

Summary: No synopsis or comparison can convey the novel's lyric comedy or, indeed, its sinister power—sinister because of the strength of will Cyril exerts over his wife, his mistress, his wife's reluctant lover; lyric, since he is also a “sex-singer" in the land where music is the food of love. "Need I insist that the only enemy of the mature marriage is monogamy? That anything less than sexual multiplicity . . . is naive? That our sexual selves are merely idylers in a vast wood?" Thus the central theme of John Hawkes's widely acclaimed novel The Blood Oranges is boldly asserted by its narrator, Cyril, the archetypal multisexualist. Likening himself to a white bull on Love's tapestry, he pursues his romantic vision in a primitive Mediterranean landscape. There two couples—Cyril and Fiona, Hugh and Catherine—mingle their loves in an "lllyria" that brings to mind the equally timeless countryside of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.


Blood Orange
  • Author : Kabdo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-11-16
  • Category: Poetry
  • Pages : 438
  • ISBN Code: 9781649905031

Summary: A fictional coming of age story told as a novel through the art of the spoken word, and can be called "rap poetry." As a young girl filled with dreams of love and success, eighteen year-old Carmen finds herself moving from suburban St. Paul to downtown Chicago to attend Columbia College. Navigating the dating world in the big city with her new best friends, she goes through five years of disaster dating, betrayal, and heartbreak, searching for love, revenge, and knowledge, all while focusing on learning how to love herself. She tells her story through poetry with a light humor and a whimsical nature, while also raw and real to the soul, and relatable to women.


The Blood Oranges
  • Author : John Hawkes
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1971
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 271
  • ISBN Code: 9780811200615

Summary: "Rich, evocative, highly original piece of fiction. It gilds contemporary American literature with real, not synthetic, gold."—Anthony Burgess


Blood Orange
  • Author : Angela Narciso Torres
  • Publisher : Willow Books/Aquarius Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-30
  • Category: Poetry
  • Pages : 67
  • ISBN Code: 9780989735728

Summary: Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Women's Studies. Grand Prize Winner, 2013 Willow Books Literature Award for Poetry. "There's something lush and holy in these poems that slip between generations, between daughterhood and motherhood. BLOOD ORANGE elegantly charts the mysteries of family and place, time and its uncertainties, with a keen vision that is at once sensual, entrancing and deeply felt. Line by careful line, Torres brings forward an enchanting poetry, with 'two fingers on the pulse like the true point / of a divining rod,' always ready to lead us to water or love—the currents that shimmer beneath this book's rich surfaces."—Matthew Olzmann


Blood Orange
  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Category: Comic books, strips, etc
  • Pages : N.A
  • ISBN Code: N.A

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Blood Orange
  • Author : David Wiener
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Category: Drama
  • Pages : 56
  • ISBN Code: 9780822221326

Summary: THE STORY: BLOOD ORANGE exposes the relationships simmering among the residents of a suburban cul-de-sac during the Orange County real-estate boom. Against a backdrop of sunburnt hills, Clinton and Ray-Ray and The Girl collide with their mothers, t


Plant Transposable Elements
  • Author : Marie-Angèle Grandbastien,Josep Casacuberta
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-01-08
  • Category: Science
  • Pages : 330
  • ISBN Code: 3642318428

Summary: Transposable elements are short lengths of DNA with the capacity to move between different points within a genome. This process can affect the function of genes at or near the insertion site. The present book gives an overview of the impact of transposable elements on plant genomes and explains how to recognize and study transposable elements, e.g. by using state-of-the-art strategies like “new generation sequencing.” Moreover, the impact of transposable elements on plant genome structure and function is reviewed in detail, and also illustrated in examples and case studies. The book is intended both for readers familiar with the field and for newcomers. With large-scale sequencing becoming increasingly available, more and more people will come across transposable element sequences in their data, and this volume will hopefully help to convince them that they are not just “junk DNA.”


Blood Orange
  • Author : Susan Wittig Albert
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN Code: 0698190262

Summary: In the newest China Bayles Mystery in the New York Times bestselling series, China comes to the aid of a nurse who ends up in the hospital... It’s mid-April in Pecan Springs, and China is renting her guest cottage to Kelly Kaufman, who needs a temporary place to live as she contends with a very acrimonious divorce from her husband Rich. One nasty point of dispute is her part ownership of the Comanche Creek Brewing Company, which she is refusing to sell. At the same time, as a nurse employed by a local hospice, Kelly has discovered instances of suspicious practices. Even more disturbing, she suspects that a patient was murdered. Kelly’s knowledge could be dangerous, and she wants to get guidance from China on what to do. But on her way to China’s house, Kelly is forced off the road and critically injured, putting her in a medically induced coma. Now it’s up to China to determine who wanted her out of the picture. Was it her soon-to-be ex? His new lover—who happens to be the sister of China’s friend Ruby? Or someone connected with the corruption at the hospice? China owes it to her friend to uncover the truth—but she may be putting her own life at risk... From the Hardcover edition.


Fresh from the Farmers' Market (Reissue)
  • Author : Janet Fletcher
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2008-08-06
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN Code: 9780811865906

Summary: Organized by season, a book of lavish photographs and more than seventy-five easy-to-prepare and delicious dishes suitable for family meals as well as entertaining celebrates the freshness and value available at farmers' markets across the country, in a tenth anniversary edition of the acclaimed cookbook. Reprint.


Blood Orange
  • Author : Anthony Masters
  • Publisher : James Currey Publishers
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Category: Children's plays, English
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN Code: 9780435212827

Summary: There's a killer on the loose. But who - or what - is it? The play is part of set B of the High Impact series of plays designed to motivate reluctant readers at all secondary levels.


True Blood: Eats, Drinks, and Bites from Bon Temps
  • Author : Gianna Sobol,Alan Ball
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2012-08-24
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN Code: 1452119899

Summary: True Blood, HBO's blockbuster paranormal drama, enthralls a diverse audience of 13 million viewers (and counting). Menus at the now famous Fangtasia and Merlotte's Bar and Grill play a key role in the series, providing sustenance for its human characters, evoking memories of a bygone life for its vampires, and serving as a powerful symbol for the desires and carnal needs the characters harbor. It's no wonder so many fans revel in at home parties inspired by the food on the series! With recipes from unforgettable scenes, each entertainingly introduced by True Blood's most compelling characters, these 85 authentic bayou country recipes and 150 plus photos from the series give fans a big taste of Bon Temps.


Saveur Cooks Authentic Italian
  • Author : Saveur Magazine
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2008-12-03
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN Code: 9780811865746

Summary: Finally available in paperback, Saveur Cooks Authentic Italian takes a new generation of readers into the kitchens of Italy to sample pasta and risotto made the right way, fish and shellfish dishes redolent of the sea, hearty treatments of meat and game, and tempting desserts. Along the way, the traditions behind this wonderful cuisine are revealed, from a seafood feast with a Venetian fishmonger to the secrets behind pesto in Genoa. Readers will enjoy a lasagna-making lesson in Bologna and learn the lore of white beans in Tuscany. Featuring award-winning writing, hundreds ofstunning color photographs, and more than 120 recipes, here is a celebration of the world's best-loved cuisine.


Hollywood Dish
  • Author : Akasha Richmond
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006-01-19
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN Code: 9781440628146

Summary: Hollywood's celebrities expect only the best—especially when it comes to food. That's why they turn to Akasha Richmond, Hollywood's favorite healthy chef. In Hollywood Dish, Akasha brings her A-list menus to the rest of us. She offers more than 150 recipes from her favorite experiences as a chef and caterer, including theme parties and holiday dinners for some of today's top stars and parties for MTV awards shows, the Sundance Film Festival, and the Grammy Awards. Mouthwatering but surprisingly simple recipes include Cinnamon French Toast with Pomegranate-Cherry Compote, Wild Salmon and Artichoke Salad with Green Tea Ranch Dressing, Pumpkin Seed Crusted Cod with White Peach Salsa, Short Ribs Braised with Chinese Flavors, Crispy Fruit Crumble, and Sundance Chocolate Torte-all deliver fresh, authentic flavor and are made with wholesome, tasty ingredients. But Akasha offers more than just recipes. She is the authority on Hollywood's long—standing tradition of healthy eating. From the early health-food pioneers to today's healthy—living trailblazers, she weaves a fascinating history of food trends, stars, and events that have made Hollywood the health capital of the world. With each recipe, she shares the nutritious culinary habits of the stars of the silver screen, including Greta Garbo, Cary Grant, and Gloria Swanson, as well as today's hottest celebrities, like Madonna, Tom Cruise, and Tobey Maguire. Now you, too, have the chef to Hollywood's A-list at your disposal. To create chic, healthy, delicious food, all you need is Akasha Richmond's Hollywood Dish.



Fast, Fresh, & Green
  • Author : Susie Middleton
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2010-07-01
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN Code: 1452100152

Summary: This new bible for all things vegetable from Fine Cooking's Vegetable Queen is ideal for the millions of eaters who want to get the recommended five to nine servings of fruits and greens into their daily diet. Susie Middleton shares her love of healthful, delicious veggies with a guide to shopping for and cooking delectable meatless meals, including such delights as Spinach with Shallots and Parmigiano and Roasted Eggplant, Bell Pepper, and Fresh Basil Salad. More than 100 recipes for appetizers, snacks, entrees, and side dishes, many of them vegan, make Fast, Fresh & Green an excellent resource for vegetarians and omnivores.


Vintage Restaurant
  • Author : Jeff Keys
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN Code: 9781586857714

Summary: Vintage Restaurant is renowned for its rustic elegance, including impeccably prepared and presented cuisine with a sophisticated flair that reflects the untamed beauty of the West. Fresh, in-season ingredients, local flavors, heirloom vegetables, and friendly atmosphere make Vintage the ultimate place to savor a meal after a hard day on the challenging slopes of Sun Valley. Now, experience the unforgettable cuisine of Vintage Restaurant in this new book, featuring classic yet innovative recipes for appetizers, entrees, pastas, salads, soups, and handcrafted desserts including:


Recipes from Historic New England
  • Author : Steve Bauer,Linda Bauer
  • Publisher : Taylor Trade Publications
  • Release Date : 2009-10-16
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN Code: 9781589794405

Summary: Recipes from Historic New England is a coffee table, cooking, and travel book designed to delight the senses and ignite your love of travel. From the famous Parker House rolls to the amazing scenery of The Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, to the solitude of the Inn at Sawmill Farm, each site was carefully selected by the authors and every one has much to offer the reader, cook, and traveler.


A Study Guide for Lisel Mueller's
  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 18
  • ISBN Code: 1410341631

Summary: A Study Guide for Lisel Mueller's "Blood Oranges," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.


Biological Pigments—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition
  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher : ScholarlyEditions
  • Release Date : 2012-12-26
  • Category: Science
  • Pages : 836
  • ISBN Code: 1464991359

Summary: Biological Pigments—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Biological Pigments. The editors have built Biological Pigments—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Biological Pigments in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Biological Pigments—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.


The Sweet and Savory Cookbook
  • Author : Gwen Kenneally
  • Publisher : PREMIER DIGITAL PUBLISHING
  • Release Date : 2012-04-27
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : N.A
  • ISBN Code: 1937957349

Summary: "Sweet and savory may be new to the palates of some, but Gwen's been mixing it up for years and has been delivering the goods long before agave and ginger had each other at hello." - Bruce Cohen, Academy Award Winning Producer_x000D_ _x000D_ A surprising and satisfying collection of over 80 recipes by Hollywood caterer and food writer Gwen Kenneally that tantalizes sweet and savory curiosities. Recipes include Strawberry Salsa, Jalapeno Cornbread, Peach Pecan Chicken, Sweet Potato Salad and Green Tea and Chocolate Truffles. The notion of sweet and savory isn't new - after all, a popular chocolate candy has been betrothed to peanut butter for years. And a century ago frugal cooks mixed up leftovers with whatever they found in their kitchens, often resulting in culinary discoveries such as learning that sauerkraut mixed in cake batter made a moister cake, with a savory edge. Now, like never before, the savory/sweet combo is taking the food world by storm. The saltier, the brinier, the sweeter, the stickier...the better. The culinary landscape has become a place of art, adventure and a bit of science with flavors taking on bold identities, mandating that alternating flavors complement each other. Gwen's high profile clientele expects her to keep up with trends as well as pave the way. She is known for blending contemporary creativity with family recipes, comfort foods and diversity in her menu planning. In this, her first cookbook, she shares recipes that are hits at Hollywood affairs, political fundraisers and family gatherings. Her recipes are exciting and accessible and are intriguing enough for the accomplished cook and not intimidating for the novice chef. Artfully illustrated by New York designer Alexandra Conn, Sweet and Savory Cookbook is a wonderful addition to the cookbook collection for the forward thinking, food loving kitchen._x000D_ _x000D_ "Gwen Kenneally is a wonderfully creative chef who instinctually knows how to mix and match ingredients and flavors." - Karen Young, Founder, mydailyfind.com


Savoring San Francisco
  • Author : Carolyn Miller,Sharon Smith
  • Publisher : Silverback Books
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 302
  • ISBN Code: 9781596370425

Summary: San Francisco is a city of neighborhoods, where fine restaurants are a part of everyday life. Savoring San Francisco gathers recipes from 100 of the city's favorite eating places, which range from boutique hotel dining rooms to tiny storefronts. One third of the restaurants in this second edition are new to Savoring San Francisco, as are over half of the recipes, which come from nationally acclaimed chefs as well as strictly local culinary heroes. The recipes range from simple ethnic offerings (Mango Chicken) to San Francisco classics (Hangtown Fry), and from elegant company dishes (King Salmon with Dungeness Crab Fondue) to Asian fusion cuisine (Wok-Roasted Mussels with Asian Aromatics) and everything in between. With photos and essays on the neighborhoods and special sections on artisan breads and cheeses, favorite local prepared foods, farmers' markets, and northern California ingredients like artichokes, salmon, and Dungeness crab, this stylish cookbook brings to life one of the world's most exciting food cities. Book jacket.


The BBQ Queens' Big Book of BBQ
  • Author : Karen Adler,Judith Fertig
  • Publisher : Harvard Common Press
  • Release Date : 2005-03-09
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 463
  • ISBN Code: 9781558322974

Summary: Don't let the tiaras fool you: Adler and Fertig may advocate having fun while cooking, but they are serious about barbecue. They just know that women approach barbecuing differently than men: thinking about the whole meal, how to prep efficiently, how to energize leftovers, how to get creative with their recipes. The authors present all the basics, from ingredients and equipment to technique and preparations. Then they expand the repertoire by offering a variety of marinades, sauces, sides, and more sophisticated recipes. Factor in their queenly charm and wit, and you'll have as great a time reading as you do barbecuing.



Blood Oranges
  • Author : Kathleen Tierney,Caitlin R. Kiernan
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-02-05
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN Code: 1101594853

Summary: My name’s Quinn. If you buy into my reputation, I’m the most notorious demon hunter in New England. But rumors of my badassery have been slightly exaggerated. Instead of having kung-fu skills and a closet full of medieval weapons, I’m an ex-junkie with a talent for being in the wrong place at the right time. Or the right place at the wrong time. Or…whatever. Wanted for crimes against inhumanity I (mostly) didn’t commit, I was nearly a midnight snack for a werewolf until I was “saved” by a vampire calling itself the Bride of Quiet. Already cursed by a werewolf bite, the vamp took a pint out of me too. So now…now, well, you wouldn’t think it could get worse, but you’d be dead wrong.


Blood and Oranges
  • Author : Christopher Lawrence
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release Date : 2011-03-15
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 214
  • ISBN Code: 085745143X

Summary: A compelling account of the intersection of globalization and neo-racism in a rural Greek community, this book describes the contradictory political and economic development of the Greek countryside since its incorporation into the European Union, where increased prosperity and social liberalization have been accompanied by the creation of a vulnerable and marginalized class of immigrant laborers. The author analyzes the paradoxical resurgence of ethnic nationalism and neo-racism that has grown in the wake of European unification and addresses key issues of racism, neoliberalism and nationalism in contemporary anthropology.


Sandra Lee Semi-Homemade Cocktail Time
  • Author : Sandra Lee
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-10-19
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN Code: 0470554878

Summary: Sandra Lee's favorite cocktails, just in time for holiday soirees and at-home happy hours Fans of Sandra Lee's hit show "Semi-Homemade Cooking" love hearing Sandra say, "It's cocktail time!" The regularly featured segment on her Food Network television show has created a cult following, and for the first time, Sandra is answering her fans' prayers with a new book dedicated to Cocktail Time. The book mixes a selection of Sandra's most popular cocktails and canaps. Whether you're entertaining for your significant other, hosting a few friends, or throwing a big party, this slim, fun guide provides great ideas for mixed drinks that anyone can make at home. Like all Sandra Lee's bestselling books, the appetizer recipes showcase her signature Semi-Homemade philosophy, combining seventy percent ready-made products with thirty percent fresh ingredients and creative touches. It's "cocktail time" in book form-cocktail for every season or celebration Great for holiday entertaining Perfect for bringing happy hour home How to build your bar Cocktailing for a Cause Semi-Homemade Cocktail Time presents perfect cocktails for any and all occasions to go with appetizers and treats of every kind.



España
  • Author : James Campbell Caruso
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release Date : 2012-05-01
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 234
  • ISBN Code: 1423624246

Summary: Including the chef’s guide to classic Spanish ingredients, this beautifully photographed collection entails tapas (small bites) of meat, seafood and vegetables; scrumptious soups; hearty main dishes; and delectable desserts, all using fresh produce, the finest cheeses and meats, and special spices.



Analysis of Taste and Aroma
  • Author : John F. Jackson,H.F. Linskens
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Category: Medical
  • Pages : 269
  • ISBN Code: 9783540417538

Summary: The series Molecular Methods of Plant Analysis launches the former 'Modern Methods' into the 'molecular' era with this volume on "Taste and Aroma". Analysis of the plant components interacting with these two senses, so important for the very survival of human beings and, in more recent times, the key to their enjoyment of life as well, is presented with examples of the use of molecular approaches. These include DNA microarrays, antisense technology and RNA gel blot analysis.Some recent advances in plant analysis technology embrace amongst others the use of electroantennography in the detection of physiologically important flower volatiles. An introductory chapter explains what we know about the molecular biology of human taste and aroma receptors, as this has implications for the analysis of plant components interacting with these receptors. As the first volume in the molecular series, this book lays the foundation for others to come.


The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book
  • Author : Joy Perrine,Susan Reigler
  • Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN Code: 0813139392

Summary: Interest in bourbon, America's native spirit and a beverage almost exclusively distilled in Kentucky, has never been greater. Thanks in part to the general popularity of cocktails and the marketing efforts of the bourbon industry, there are more brands of bourbon and more bourbon drinkers than ever before. In The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book, Joy Perrine and Susan Reigler provide a reader-friendly handbook featuring more than 100 recipes including seasonal drinks, after-dinner bourbon cocktails, Derby cocktails, and even medicinal toddies. The book's introduction explains how the use of specific spirits and ingredients, glassware, and special techniques, such as muddling and infusions, accentuates the unique flavor of bourbon. Much of the book is devoted to recipes and instructions for the professional or at-home bartender, from classic drinks such as the Manhattan and the Mint Julep to drinks for special occasions, including the Candy Cane, Pumpkin Eggnog, and Kentucky Bourbon Sparkler. The authors complete the work with suggested appetizer pairings, a glossary of terms, and a bibliography of bourbon-related books.


The Lies You Told
  • Author : Harriet Tyce
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-12-01
  • Category: Fiction
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN Code: 1538762773

Summary: From the acclaimed author of Blood Orange, a dark new psychological thriller about the perfect mother, the perfect wife, the perfect family -- and the perfect murder. In the playground it's the law of the jungle But at the school gate, there are no rules at all... When Sadie Roper moves back to London, she's determined to pick up the pieces of her shattered life. First, she needs to get her daughter settled into a new school-one of the most exclusive in the city. Next, she's going to get back the high-flying criminal barrister career she sacrificed for marriage ten years earlier. But nothing goes quite as planned. The school is not very welcoming newcomers, her daughter hasn't made any friends yet and the other mothers are as fiercely competitive as their children. Sadie immediately finds herself on the outside as she navigates the fraught politics of the school gate. But the tide starts to turn as Sadie begins to work on a scandalous, high-profile case that's the perfect opportunity to prove herself again, even though a dangerous flirtation threatens to cloud her professional judgment. And when Liza, queen of the school moms, befriends Sadie, she draws her into the heart of the world from which she was previously excluded. Soon Sadie and her family start to thrive, but does this close new friendship prevent her from seeing the truth? Sadie may be keeping her friends close, but what she doesn't know is that her enemies are closer still... Dark, addictive and compelling, The Lies You Told is a compulsive psychological thriller from a master storyteller. "An extremely well-written and unsettling novel . . . Full of intrigue and menace, it creeps up on you until that final explosive twist. A great read" -- Alex Michaelides, #1 New York Times author of The Silent Patient "I read The Lies You Told in two days, barely able to turn the pages fast enough. It's spare and taut, the sense of wrongness building in chilling, skillfully written layers, with a jaw dropping last-line twist." -- Lisa Jewell, New York Times bestselling author of The Family Upstairs



Plant Transposons and Genome Dynamics in Evolution
  • Author : Nina V. Fedoroff
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-01-16
  • Category: Science
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN Code: 1118500105

Summary: The transposable genetic elements, or transposons, as they are now known, have had a tumultuous history. Discovered in the mid-20th century by Barbara McClintock, they were initially received with puzzlement. When their genomic abundance began to be apparent, they were categorized as "junk DNA" and acquired the label of parasites. Expanding understanding of gene and genome organization has revealed the profound extent of their impact on both. Plant Transposons and Genome Dynamics in Evolution captures and distills the voluminous research literature on plant transposable elements and seeks to assemble the big picture of how transposons shape gene structure and regulation, as well as how they sculpt genomes in evolution. Individual chapters provide concise overviews of the many flavors of plant transposons and of their roles in gene creation, gene regulation, development, genome evolution, and organismal speciation, as well as of their epigenetic regulation. This volume is essential reading for anyone working in plant genetics, epigenetics, or evolutionary biology.




The Good Housekeeping Cookbook
  • Author : Susan Westmoreland
  • Publisher : Hearst Books
  • Release Date : 2004-03
  • Category: Cooking
  • Pages : 832
  • ISBN Code: 9781588163981

Summary: We all need a little help in the kitchen, and there's no more reliable guidebook than the one you hold in your hands.