Book Review: Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

Description: The hero-narrator of The Catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days. The boy himself is at once too simple and

Book Review: Naked in Death by J.D. Robb Description Here is the novel that started it all- the first book in J.D. Robb's number-one New York Times-bestselling In Death series, featuring New York homicide detective Lieutenant Eve Dallas and Roarke. It is the year 2058, and technology now completely rules the world. But New York City Detective Eve Dallas knows that the irresistible

Poached Pears With Raspberry Sherbet

Ingredients 3 large ripe pears 2 teaspoons lemon juice 1 cup white Zinfandel or other blush wine 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup unsweetened apple juice 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 (1-ounce) square semisweet chocolate, melted 1 1/2 cups raspberry sherbet Fresh raspberries (optional) Fresh mint sprigs (optional) Directions Peel and core pears; cut in half