Chesapeake City Branch


Fresh Fish: a fearless guide to grilling, shucking, searing, poaching, and roasting seafood

Posted May 31, 2018

Beautiful photography and recollections of living on the New England coast accompany an array of seafood recipes including Bacon-Wrapped Whitefish, Salmon with Grilled Corn, and Grilled Tuna Steaks. With easy to follow instructions for…

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Next Year in Havana

Posted May 31, 2018

Next Year in Havana is passionate story about love for one’s family pitted against love for one’s country. It is a story about Cuba’s past and present - bringing together mystery, a bit of romance, the history of Cuba, and an intima…

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Posted April 7, 2017

In 1948 the Atlanta Police Department was forced to hire its first eight black police officers. This was during the pre-Civil Rights era, when as many as one-quarter of the Atlanta police department were members of the Kl Klux Klan. 'Darktown' imagin…

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The Madwoman Upstairs

Posted May 31, 2016

The Madwoman Upstairs is a smart, witty, and original first novel by Catherine Lowell. In this literary mystery, Samantha Whipple is the last descendant of the Brontë family and the presumed heir of the rumored Brontë estate and fortune. Sa…

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Gone with a handsomer man

Posted February 4, 2016

"All I ever wanted in life was true love, a set of copper cookware, and the perfect recipe for red velvet cake" - so begins the story of Teeny Templeton, a pastry chef soon to be married to Bing, a successful Charleston, South Carolina real estate ag…

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Hot off the GrillPosted May 22, 2018