Save Me the Plums by Ruth Reichl

Reichl was the editor of Gourmet for years and this memoir of her time with that magazine was an enjoyable read. The descriptions of business, food, and family life in the fast pace of NYC make this a quick...

The Dragonfly by Kate Dunn

Life is all about second chances. Set on the rivers of France, Colin meets his granddaughter Delphine for the first time. Colin’s estranged son is being charged for murder and Colin steps in to care for Delphine. They spend the summer on his small riverboat and make...