Forager’s Harvest: website and books by wild food forager Sam Thayer

Sean Rowe Reader Find

By Sean Rowe in Cool Websites on Monday 18 February 2013

Sam Thayer is simply the best wild food author I’ve ever come across. I’ve learned so much from his books and from his direct instruction over the years. He’s definitely the guy to take with you if you are lost in the woods, wondering what you can eat. Actually, if Thayer were with you, you […]

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KIDS BOOK: Star Trek Book of Opposites

Julie Gillrie Reader Find

By Julie Gillrie in New Products on Wednesday 12 December 2012

Star Trek Book of Opposites – has there ever been a better book written for trekkie children? I don’t think so. Teaching the basics of opposites with colorful photos used from the original Star Trek series, this book can be loved and appreciated by all age groups. Now we just need the author to write the Next Generation, DS9, and Voyager versions!

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NEW BOOK: The Flavour Thesaurus

Nick Zorn Reader Find

By Nick Zorn in New Products on Wednesday 12 December 2012

I learned to love cooking from my mother, who practically has a library of cookbooks. From Julia Child to Ferran Adrià, she uses great chef’s recipes primarily as a source of inspiration, not as a set of instructions. Niki Segnit’s book The Flavour Thesaurus is my new go-to book for dinner ideas. Beautifully printed and humorously written, this book the new definitive guidebook for people like me who wish they had a more developed palate.

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