JOSEPH’S celebrated new restaurant JOE’S is soon to be hosting weekly hour-long author talks and book signings from the world of fashion, food, literature and more.
TIME: Please call to reserve your place 10.15 AM (for 10.30 AM start) to 11.30 AM
PRICE: £5pp including JOE’S own blend of Rare Tea, Monmouth Coffee and freshly baked madeleines
Books will be available to buy from JOE’S for author signings
ADDRESS: 126 Draycott Avenue, London, SW3 3AH
TELEPHONE: 020 7225 2217
Donna Hay. Fast, Fresh, Simple
Australian born Donna Hay is the author of 20 top-selling books translated into nine languages, the editor-in-chief of the bi-monthly donna hay magazine and host of her own television series. Her latest book fast, fresh, simple is not just a cookbook, it’s the Donna Hay antidote to today’s whirlwind life. With Donna’s help and the confidence of tested shortcuts and time-saving tips to freshen up every recipe, you can rediscover entertaining and cooking as the wonderful and relaxed shared adventure it’s supposed to be. Home at six and dinner on the table by six-thirty? Donna’s recipes are bound to save the day.
The Primrose Bakery Book
Martha Swift and Lisa Thomas set up Primrose Bakery seven years ago in Lisa’s home kitchen. Lisa previously worked as a costume designer for films and Martha worked in publishing. Since opening their first cake shop in Primrose Hill and then another inCovent Garden, they have quickly become institutions for cake lovers. Packed full of quirky charm, with more than 80 gorgeously illustrated recipes from simple iced biscuits to party cakes, their first book is the perfect baking handbook.
Maria Elia. Full of Flavour
In the eagerly awaited follow up to her bestselling debut, Modern Vegetarian, JOE’S Executive Chef Maria Elia takes 18 of her favourite ingredients to create over 100 stunning recipes and a rare insight into how a chef’s mind works to create the perfect balance of flavours and textures. Each dish has been designed not only to excite the palate but to inspire you to adapt and create your own ideas, even including some working pages along the way for you to jot down your notes.
Joanna Gosling. Simply Wonderwoman
Joanna Gosling is a BBC news anchor and mother of three daughters with a career spanning 20 years. Joanna’s first book, Simply Wonderwoman was written after deciding she’d spent too long feeling like her head was full and it was time to get a strategy for coping with a busy life to allow her time to indulge in her passion for creativity and making. Joanna’s book passes on strategies, tips and ideas that really make a difference to your life, by saving time, money and effort. It is laid out in bite-sized chunks, so that you can just pick out one thing to do each day. It’s about doing things fast and smart – not being perfect.