Winter Reads

 Beartown by Fredrik Backman  Fredrik Backman is the author of the wildly popular A Man Called Ove, and anyone who loved that book will love this. This book sets up a town and world that is populated by lovable characters who are obsessed with hockey. Beartown is the first in a series (there are currently two out) that tackles some pretty…

Get Cooking

 Southern Sympathy Cookbook by Perre Coleman Magness  This is one of our favorites! Perre is from Memphis, and this book is her interpretations of classic “funeral food” of the South. There are funny quips and interesting excerpts from obituaries throughout. The pictures are wonderful, the instructions are simple and the premise is unique  The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the…

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Article Julia Pasillias, retired preschool teacher | Photography West Knoxville Lifestyle staff