Try These Recipes While You Listen in the Kitchen

The holidays are chock-full of parties. Whether you’re entertaining guests or attending a dinner party, you’ll most likely spend quite a bit of time in the kitchen cooking.

We have two delicious recipes for you to make and share. With the Fig and Cider Pork Chops from Half Baked Harvest Cookbook and Caramelized Winter Squash with Toasted Coconut Gremolata from Dining In, you’ll be well on your way to a fantastic holiday dinner.

Here are three engrossing audiobooks to keep you company while you cook:

The Misfortune of Marion Palm

A wildly entertaining debut about a Brooklyn Heights wife and mother who has embezzled a small fortune from her children’s private school and makes a run for it, leaving behind her trust-fund poet husband, his maybe-secret lover, her two daughters, and a school board that will do anything to find her.
Listen to an excerpt The Misfortune of Marion Palm

Stay with Me

This celebrated, unforgettable first novel, shortlisted for the prestigious Women’s Prize for Fiction and set in Nigeria, gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the story of their marriage and the forces that threaten to tear it apart.
Listen to an excerpt Stay with Me

Y is for Yesterday
Author: Sue Grafton
Read By: Judy Kaye

The darkest and most disturbing case report from the files of Kinsey Millhone, Y is for Yesterday begins in 1979, when four teenage boys from an elite private school commit a crime against a classmate and film it. The tape, however, goes missing along with the ringleader. Ten years later Kinsey is called in, when the tape resurfaces with a ransom demand.
Listen to an excerpt Y is for Yesterday

 

For more suggestions on what to listen to in the kitchen, take a look at these audiobooks.