What America’s reading

Best selling books September 2012

1.Fifty Shades of Grey: Book One of the Fifty Shades Trilogy

A literature student and a young entrepreneur enter into an erotic relationship. (P, Vintage)

2.Fifty Shades Darker

The erotic romance continues between Christian and Ana; second in trilogy. (E, Vintage)

3.Fifty Shades Freed

Christian and Anna navigate their differences to make their relationship work;final in trilogy. (P,Vintage)

4.The Hunger Games

Youth: Girl takes sister’s place in a real world survivor game in a post-apocalyptic U.S.; movie. (P, Scholastic)

5.Gone Girl

When Nick Dunne’s wife Amy disappears on their fifth anniversary, he is considered a suspect. But is he guilty? . (E, Crown)

6.Catching Firecatching fire

Youth: Katniss and Peeta are targeted as rebels after winning the Hunger Games; second in series. (H, Scholastic)


Youth: Katniss must give herself completely to the rebellion for it to succeed; last in series. (E, Scholastic)

8.Last to Die: A Rizzoli & Isles NovelLast to Die: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel

Boston detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles must protect a teenage orphan who has mysteriously survived two massacres. (E, Ballantine)

9.Bared to You: A Crossfire NovelBared to You: A Crossfire Novel

Eva’s life is turned upside down when Gideon Cross enters her life. (E, Berkley)

10.Fifty Shades Trilogy BundleFifty Shades Trilogy

Contains the novels Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades Freed. (P, Vintage)


Lebanese cookbooks

Amazon’s selection of Lebanese food


Saha:A Chef’s Journey Through Lebanon

Lebanese Food&Cooking

Lebanese Cookbook

New flavours of the Lebanese table

Simply Lebanese

Arabesque: A Taste of Morocco, Turkey and Lebanon

Lebanese Cousine: More than 200 simple, delicious, authentic recipes

Lebanese Cousine

From My Father’s Garden: Vegan Lebanese Food

Whispers from a Lebanese kitchen

A Taste of Lebanon: Cooking Today the Lebanese Way

From the Tables of Lebanon: Traditional Vegetarian Cuisine

Cooking the Lebanese Way (Easy Menu Ethnic Cookbooks)

Lebanese Cousine


top 10 best cookbooks 2012

top 10 best cookbooks 2012

1. GOK COOKS CHINESE by Gok Wan (10 May 2012)

 2.River Cottage Veg Every Day! (River Cottage Every Day)

3.Jamie’s 30-Minute Meals: A Revolutionary Approach to Cooking Good Food Fast

4.The Little Paris Kitchen: Classic French recipes with a fresh and fun approach

5.Clean & Lean Diet Cookbook: With a 14-day Menu Plan

6.Annabel Karmel’s New Complete Baby & Toddler Meal Planner

7.Wahaca – Mexican Food at Home

8.Baking Made Easy

9.The Hairy Bikers’ Big Book of Baking 

10.Ottolenghi: The Cookbook