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Praise for Harbor
“Sweden’s answer to Stephen King.”
--Daily Mirror (UK)
"One of the hottest writers in the horror genre."
"The third consecutive masterpiece for an author who deserves to be as much of a household name as Stephen King."
“A very scary tale indeed from a writer who is master of his genre.”
--Financial Times (UK)
Praise for Handling the Undead
"Lindqvist gives Stephen King and John Saul at their best a run for the money."
—Library Journal (starred)
“Sophisticated horror that takes the genre to new and exciting levels.”
“It is easy to compare Lindqvist to Clive Barker or Neil Gaiman."
—Dagens Noeringsliv (Norway)
Praise for Let the Right One In
“Reminiscent of Stephen King at his best.”
--Independent on Sunday (UK)
New York Times writers Julia Moskin and Kim Severson were all of the former, until legendary Times restaurant critic Frank Bruni challenged them to go head-to-head in a culinary duel—a battle for dinner dominance that turned them into kitchen combatants. Armed with only $50 each, Bruni dared them to prepare a full meal for six, a showdown which he would judge for the newspaper.The thrill of battle proved too exhilarating to resist, and that initial clash turned into a yearlong kitchen war as Julia and Kim faced off to tackle the most vexing kitchen predicaments, from how best to console friends in need through old-fashioned home cooking to conjuring kids' food that keeps both parents and children happy at a party.
CookFight is the delicious result of their brinksmanship, a chronicle of their skirmishes over the course of twelve months and a look at how two very different people—best friends from wildly divergent backgrounds—approach the kitchen. In each heartfelt and hilarious chapter, Kim and Julia confront a new "challenge"—those quandaries all home cooks deliberate, from how to strategize a dinner party (the Fancy Food Challenge) to how to eat more seasonally and locally (the Farmer's Market Challenge). Every recipe, from Julia's Caramelized Corn with Mint to Kim's Carnitas, is a delectable testament to their creativity and savvy—only the reader will be able to call the winner.