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All-American Pies

Branch Perryville Branch

Created by Nancy Strakna
  • Details about Peach pies and alibis

    Peach pies and alibis

    Ellery Adams.

    Ellery Adams serves up a mystery that's a real peach... Ella Mae LeFaye's Charmed Pie Shoppe is wildly popular in Havenwood, Georgia--which is not surprising since Ella Mae can lace her baked goods with enchantments. The shop's extraordinary success seems destined to continue when Ella Mae meets an engaged couple who hire her to handle the dessert buffet at their wedding. But Ella Mae has a lot on her plate. She is also searching for the origin of her magical powers--and hoping to determine if t……more

  • Details about Martha Stewart's new pies & tarts : 150 recipes for old-fashioned and modern favorites

    Martha Stewart's new pies & tarts : 150 recipes for old-fashioned and modern favorites

    from the editors of Martha Stewart living ; photographs by Johnny Miller and others.

    The perfect sweet (or savory) for any occasion nbsp; Filled with seasonal fruit, piled high with billowy meringue, or topped with buttery streusel, pies and tarts are comforting and foolproof. In Martha Stewart's New Pies and Tarts , the editors of Martha Stewart Living include 150 recipes: Some are savory, some are sweet; some are simple enough for a weeknight, while others are fancy enough for special events. Throughout, readers will find plenty of fillings and crusts, basics, and techniques f……more

  • Details about Crazy about pies : irresistible pies for every sweet occasion

    Crazy about pies : irresistible pies for every sweet occasion

    Krystina Castella.

    Krystina Castella knows how to bake up something yummy; her Crazy About series--with books focusing on cookies, cakes, and cupcakes--has won her legions of fans. Now she's devised the ultimate crowd-pleasing collection of pies and tarts, from sweet treats filled with fruit, cream, custard, and meringue to savory delicacies like quiche. In addition to old favorites like Apple, Pumpkin, and Pecan, try the more unusual Pineapple and Mango Empanadas, Pomegranate Turnovers, and Deep-Dish Pear Cheddar……more

  • Details about A good day to pie : a pie shop mystery

    A good day to pie : a pie shop mystery

    Carol Culver.

    No one can die from a pie . . . or can they? Hanna Denton has returned home to Crystal Cove, California, to take over the pie shop her Grannie Louise owned for thirty years. Grannie has now moved to the ritzy retirement community on the hill and Hanna is working her hardest to live up to Grannie's reputation for baking the best pies in the state. However, between rolling dough, slicing rhubarb, and trying to find the magic ingredients that made Grannie's pies so popular, Hanna is suddenly faced ……more

  • Details about Death, lies, and apple pies : a Tori Miracle mystery

    Death, lies, and apple pies : a Tori Miracle mystery

    Valerie S. Malmont.

    "Tori Miracle returns to Lickin Creek to rekindle a romance with the town's handsome police chief, and to judge the town's annual apple recipe contest - an honor not to be taken lightly." "Yet upon Tori's arrival, the ordinarily quiet town is awash in madness, mayhem - and murder. The government is proposing to build a nuclear waste dump site in Lickin Creek and it's tearing the little community apart. Though most are adamantly opposed to the idea, some stand to make a handsome profit, and latel……more

  • Details about Finding Colin Firth

    Finding Colin Firth

    Mia March.

    From the author of The Meryl Streep Movie Club, a "heart-warming, spirit-lifting read just in time for beach season" (Kirkus Reviews), comes a new novel about three women, connected in secret and surprising ways, who are in for a life-changing summer when rumor has it that actor Colin Firth is coming to their Maine town to film a movie. After losing her job and leaving her beloved husband, journalist Gemma Hendricks is sure that scoring an interview with Colin Firth will save her career and marr……more

  • Details about Pie Town

    Pie Town

    Lynne Hinton.

    Pie Town, New Mexico, was once legendary for its extraordinary pies. But it's been a while since these delectable desserts graced the counter at the local diner. The townspeople-a hearty mix of Anglos, Hispanics, and Native Americans-like to think of themselves as family, especially when it comes to caring for Alex, a disabled little boy being raised by his grandparents. But, unforeseen by all, Pie Town's fortunes are about to take a major turn-due to the arrival of a new priest, Father George M……more

  • Details about Mrs. Rowe's Little Book of Southern Pies

    Mrs. Rowe's Little Book of Southern Pies

    Mollie Cox Bryan

    Legendary Recipes from Virginia's Queen of Pie Mrs. Rowe, known fondly as "the Pie Lady" by legions of loyal customers, was the quintessential purveyor of all-American comfort food. Today her family carries on this legacy at the original Mrs. Rowe's Restaurant and Bakery in Staunton, Virginia, as well as at the new country buffet. The restaurant's bustling take-out counter sells a staggering 100 handmade pies every day! With the pies being snapped up that quickly, it's no wonder that Mrs. Rowe u……more

  • Details about Blackberry pie murder

    Blackberry pie murder

    Joanne Fluke.

    Hannah's mother, Delores, is outraged. The Swensen women are the butt of a joke by a news reporter about how long it has been since one of the Swensen ladies have found a body. While the daughters are taking the joke in stride, Delores is not. Hannah is not worried- it feels like ages since she found her last body- and with all the things going on (planning Delores's wedding to Doc, running The Cookie Jar, cuddling up with Moishe and trying to decide between Mike and Norman), Hannah is ok with n……more