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review Ç eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ô J.W. Bull Ng novel features a heroine you can't help but root for even when she's leaping from one ill advised. I was the girl that laughed all the way through Bridget Jones on a night flight from New York – much to other passengers dismay and the irritation of my now ex husband – I kept digging him in the ribs to read bits out to him; so when JW contacted me to ask if I’d consider her for the Thursday Throng and that her book was Bridget Jones meets Cooking – how could I refuse The book didn’t disappoint in the slightest and I loved every minute of it laughed at the situations Maggie gets herself into reading it with that feeling of trepidation for her as you just know where it’s all going to end up The recipes look interesting and I do have a slight interest in cooking – I’m Maggieish than I’m prepared to let on – and at some point I will try them Maggie is a character that I bonded with and I’m looking forward to the next in the series about Maggie’s cousin

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Pickin Tomatoes Read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF × [Reading] ➬ Pickin Tomatoes ➳ J.W. Bull – Danpashley.co.uk Pickin' Tomatoes is the Shirley You Jest Book Awards Shirley LOL 1st place Fiction WINNER This charming novel features a heroine you can't help but root for even when she's leaping from one ill advise P Plan to another A strong voice organic humor and foodwhat's not to love Shirley You Jest Book Award. Claiming 1st Prize in the 2012 Shirley You Jest Fiction Book Awards JW Bull's Pickin' Tomatoes was ripe for review Deemed a romantic comedy I found there was so much to be found in the pages of this novel self discovery overcoming loss and the necessity of genuine friendshipNot only was a smile spread across my face as I sat reading during my daughters' dance class but tears flowed too during a young protagonist's dialogue with her mother losing a battle with breast cancerMomma You don't feel so good I whispered as I peeked from behind Daddy's legs The hospital was a scary place with weird smells and lots of whiteness Where were all the colors Momma stretched out her hand to me I crept around Daddy and put my hand in hers It felt dry and warm Sometimes even mommies get sick Maggie she replied in a voice that didn't sound like her Loc 548 of 3590 Kindle as well as a first time pregnant woman at the deathbed of her fatherFor a time we stayed like that curled up in the hospital bed together Joined by memories and hearts Until I felt his body begin to relax and his eyes closedAnd he went home to Momma Loc 1477 of 3590 KindleThus the anecdotes sprinkled throughout such as Finding Mister Right is like washing dishes Just when you think he's sueaky clean bam You find dried up crusty old egg on him Loc 42 of 3590 Kindle kept the pace of this work moving right along In addition to the various literacy elements interspersed throughout JW Bull offers the reader easy to decipher mouthwatering recipes sure to please any food loverSo for the purposes of book club assign one recipe found at the back of Pickin' Tomatoes to each bookie This way everyone has a chance to sample each delicacy written about and compare ease of execution with the main character Maggie Malone Food for the mind and body Pickin' Tomatoes is a win win

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Pickin TomatoesPickin' Tomatoes is the Shirley You Jest Book Awards Shirley LOL st place Fiction WINNER This charmi. Can you reinvent yourself even if it means telling little white lies to get what you want And if you do succeed at reinventing yourself can your fabrications come back to haunt youMaggie Malone is a forty year old soon to be divorced mother of a newborn who wants a new life After seventeen years of marriage to Richard a successful defense attorney who has an affair with their next door neighbor's wife their marriage is over Now as a single and unemployed mother Maggie has to decide what to do next She enters a cooking and advice column contest in Cooking and Women magazine comparing finding Mr Right to cooking The reuirements to enter the contest are must be single and with experience as a chef Ummm there's just a little bit of a problem she's still married has a daughter and can't cook Maggie tells little white lies and enters the contest by claiming that she is single was a chef at Lavande Restaurant in Paris and that daughter Catherine is her niece Maggie's entry of Mister Right Salsa recipe is a winner and she assumes the persona of The Chef of Hearts writing a monthly column called Pickin' Tomatoes Cooking and Men where she is able to dissect relationship problems with a paring knife comparing cooking to men and serving up delicious recipes sure to win the hearts of any man Fumbling through her charade she manages to submit columns and recipes that gains fans nationwide Enjoying success has a price and for Maggie her little white lies surface and she learns a valuable life lessonPickin' Tomatoes is an entertaining laugh out loud story that will keep you in stitches Written in a uirky humorous fashion the story is told in the first person narrative by the protagonist Maggie Malone chef extraordinaire In her debut novel author JW Bull weaves an amusing story that any woman can relate to I know I sure didMaggie is a realistic down to earth hilarious lady who is finding herself at a crossroad in her life Who hasn't been in that situation With a newborn daughter no job and no prior cooking experience she has to find a way to reinvent herself Maggie's foray into learning the joy of cooking is full of pure comedic relief I found myself snickering as I read thinking back to when I was a newly married woman who never cooked before needless to say it wasn't pretty Maggie's advice and recipe columns were hysterical she ranks right up there with Dear Abby I couldn't help but cheer for Maggie on her journey of self discovery in a way there is a little bit of Maggie in each of usI would be remiss if I didn't mention the wonderful culinary and advice uotes that the author includes at the beginning of each chapter The uotes are a wonderful touch added to the story who doesn't love such well known foodies and advice columnists like Erma Bombeck and Bobby Flay just to name a fewLastly the recipes I am such a sucker for recipes okay I admit I am a cookbook addict and author JW Bull has enabled my addiction with some really great recipes that are included in the story Like Maggie recipes were a trial and error effort for me when I first learned to cook but the joy and challenge of creating your own recipe that is appealing and delicious is well worth itPickin' Tomatoes is a witty lighthearted comedic story that pokes fun at the trials and errors of choices made that everyone encounters at some time in their life If you can't poke fun and laugh at yourself as you journey down life's road then you need to lighten' up buttercup because Pickin' Tomatoes is all about picking the right choices in life and sometimes you pick the rotten tomatoes and other times you pick the Heirloom tomatoes Kudos to author JW Bull on a wonderful and entertaining debut novelDisclaimer I received a copy of the book from the author in exchange for my honest review and participation in a virtual book tour event hosted by Chick Lit PlusVirtual Book Tour Event On Saturday July 28 2012 author JW Bull participated in a virtual book tour event with an Author Guest Post on Jersey Girl Book Reviewshttpjerseygirlbookreviewsblogspot