Best Television Dramas Books
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1. The Chosen: 40 Days with Jesus (Imitation Leather) – Impactful and Inspirational Devotional – Perfect Gift for Confirmation, Holidays, and More
Author: by Amanda Jenkins
Published at: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC (March 5, 2019)
Encounter Jesus the way his followers did. Every follower of Jesus in the Gospels had a not-so-great ”before” A brash fisherman. A pious religious leader. A demon-possessed woman. A thieving tax collector. Christ’s love saw beyond their brokenness and forgave.
Jesus revolutionized the lives of those who followed Him. And He’s still doing it today. Each of the forty devotions in The Chosen contains a Scripture, a unique look into a Gospel story, suggestions for prayer, and questions that lead you further in your relationship with Christ.
See Jesus through the eyes of those who knew him best, and explore the backstories of people like Mary Magdalene, Peter, Matthew, Nicodemus, and more. It’s hard to relate to the sinless Son of God, but we can all identify with the sinners.
You too can be transformed: Jesus sees past your ”before” to the person He is creating you to be. Key Features: Each day includes a scripture excerpt, a relatable story, a prayer, and thought-provoking questions. Accompanies the new television drama series called, The Chosen.
2. The Chosen: Book Two: 40 Days with Jesus
Author: by Amanda Jenkins
Published at: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC (February 2, 2021)
The healing of the crippled man at the pool of Bethesda. The Sermon on the Mount. The calling of Simon the Zealot. The Chosen – Book Two features forty brand-new devotions that each contain a Scripture, a unique look into a Gospel story, suggestions for prayer, and questions that lead you further in your relationship with Christ.
See Jesus through the eyes of those who knew him best and explore the backstories of people like Simon the Zealot, Philip the Apostle, and the Samaritans.
3. Outlander Kitchen: The Official Outlander Companion Cookbook
Author: by Theresa Carle-Sanders
Published at: Delacorte Press; Illustrated edition (June 14, 2016)
Take a bite out of Diana Gabaldon’s New York Times bestselling Outlander novels, the inspiration for the hit Starz series, with this immersive official cookbook from Outlander Kitchen founder Theresa Carle-Sanders! If you thought Scottish cuisine was all porridge and haggis washed down with a good swally of whiskey, Outlander Kitchen’s here to prove you wrong.
Entertainment Weekly Claire Beauchamp Randall’s incredible journey from postwar Britain to eighteenth-century Scotland and France is a feast for all five senses, and taste is no exception. From Claire’s first lonely bowl of porridge at Castle Leoch to the decadent roast beef served after her hasty wedding to Highland warrior Jamie Fraser, from gypsy stew and jam tarts to fried chicken and buttermilk drop biscuits, there are enough mouth-watering meals along the way to whet the appetite of even the most demanding palate.
Now professional chef and founder of Outlander Kitchen Theresa Carle-Sanders offers up this extraordinary cuisine for your table. Featuring more than one hundred recipes, Outlander Kitchen retells Claire and Jamie’s incredible story through the flavors of the Scottish Highlands, the French Revolution, and beyond.
4. The Official Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea Cookbook: Teatime Drinks, Scones, Savories & Sweets (Downton Abbey Cookery)
Author: by Downton Abbey
Published at: Weldon Owen (April 21, 2020)
This elegant cookbook captures the essence of teatime at Downton Abbey with classic recipes for sweets and savories, etiquette notes, tea service knowhow, and lavish imagery to recreate this British tradition. Afternoon tea is a revered and treasured English traditionand no one knows better how to prepare and enjoy a proper tea than the residents of Downton Abbey.
With this alluring and vibrant cookbook, fans of the PBS series and anglophiles alike can stage every stylish element of this cultural staple of British society at home. Spanning sweet and savory classicslike Battenberg Cake, Bakewell Tart, toffee puddings, cream scones, and tea sandwichesthe recipes capture the quintessential delicacies of the time, and the proper way to serve them.
This charming cookbook also features a detailed narrative history and extols the proper decorum for teatime service, from tea gowns and tearooms to preparing and serving tea. Gorgeous food photographs, lifestyle stills from the television series and recent movie, and character quotes bring the characters of Downton Abbeyand this rich traditionto life in contemporary times.
5. The Official Downton Abbey Cookbook (Downton Abbey Cookery)
Author: by Annie Gray
Published at: Weldon Owen (September 17, 2019)
2020 IBPA Awards Winner! The Official Downton Abbey Cookbook presents over 100 recipes that showcase the cookery and customs of the Crawley householdfrom upstairs dinner party centerpieces to downstairs puddings and piesand bring an authentic slice of Downton Abbey to modern kitchens and Downton fans.
Whether adapted from original recipes of the period, replicated as seen or alluded to on screen, or typical of the time, all the recipes reflect the influences found on the Downton Abbey tables. Food historian Annie Gray gives a rich and fascinating insight into the background of the dishes that were popular between 1912 and 1926, when Downton Abbey is set a period of tremendous change and conflict, as well as culinary development.
With a foreword by Gareth Neame, executive producer and co-creator of Downton Abbey, and featuring over 100 stunning color photographs, The Downton Abbey Cookbook also includes a special section on hosting Downton-themed dinner parties and presents stills from across the TV series as well as the latest film.
6. Outlander Kitchen: To the New World and Back Again: The Second Official Outlander Companion Cookbook
Author: by Theresa Carle-Sanders
Published at: Delacorte Press; Illustrated edition (June 2, 2020)
Sink your teeth into over 100 new easy-to-prepare recipes inspired by Diana Gabaldon’s beloved Outlander and Lord John Grey series, as well as the hit Starz original showin the second official cookbook from Outlander Kitchen founder Theresa Carle-Sanders! If you thought Scottish cuisine was all porridge and haggis washed down with a good swally of whiskey, Outlander Kitchen’s here to prove you wrong.
Entertainment WeeklyWith the discovery of a New World comes an explosion of culinary possibilities. The later novels in Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series and the Lord John Grey series have Jamie, Claire, Lord John, and friends embark on their revolutionary adventures across the Atlantic and back againand with their voyages come hundreds of new mouthwatering flavors to entice the taste buds of even the most discerning palates.
Professional chef and founder of Outlander Kitchen, Theresa Carle-Sanders returns with another hallmark cookbookone that dexterously adapts traditional recipes for hungry, modern appetites. Interpreted with a spirit of generous humor and joyous adventure, the recipes herein are a mixture of authentic old-worldreceipts from Scottish settlers, new-world adaptations inspired by the cuisine of indigenous peoples, and humorously delicious character-inspired dishesall created to satisfy your hunger and insatiable craving for everything Outlander, and with the modern kitchen in mind: Breakfast: Mrs. Figg’s Flapjacks; Simon Fraser’s Grits with Honey Soups: Leek and Potato Soup with Harry Quarry; Annie MacDonald’s Chicken Noodle Soup Appetizers: Cheese Savories; Sardines on Toast for Lady Joffrey Mains: Benedicta’s Steak and Mushroom Pie; The Cheerful Chicken’s Poulet au MielPork Tenderloin with Cider Sauce and German Fried Potatoes; Claire’s Beans and Sass Sides: Tobias Quinn’s Colcannon; Fried Plantains; Corn Bread and Salt Pork Stuffing Breads: John Grey’s Yorkshire Pudding; Corn Bread; Scones with Preserved Lemon Sweets: Mistress Abernathy’s Apple Pandowdy; Oliebollen; Almond BiscuitsWith vivid, full-color photographs and a plethora of extrasincluding preserves, condiments, cocktails, and pantry basicsOutlander Kitchen: To the New World and Back Again is the highly anticipated follow-up to the immersive culinary experience that inspired thousands of Outlander fans to discover and embrace their inner chefs!Ith gu leir!Or, bon apptit!
7. The Official Downton Abbey Cocktail Book: Appropriate Libations for All Occasions (Downton Abbey Cookery)
Author: by Downton Abbey
Published at: Weldon Owen (September 17, 2019)
Timed to coincide with the much anticipated Downton Abbey movie, this enticing collection of cocktails celebrates the characters, customs, and drinking way of life at Downton Abbey. Cocktails were introduced in the drawing rooms of Downton Abbey in the 1920s, when US prohibition inspired the insurgence and popularity of American-style bars and bartenders in Britain.
This well-curated selection of recipes is organized by the rooms in the Abbey in which the drinks were served and spans everyday sips to party drinks plus hangover helpers and more. In addition to classic concoctions like a Mint Julep, Prince of Wales Punch, and Ginger Beer, this collection features character-specific variations such as Downton Heir, Turkish Attach, The Valet, and The Chauffeur.
The recipes reflect drinks concocted and served upstairs and down, as well as libations from village fairs, cocktail parties, and restaurant menus typical of the time. Features 40+ color photographs, including drink images photographed on the set of Downton Abbey.
8. The Wisdom of Call The Midwife: Words of love, loss, friendship, family and more, from the Sisters and midwives of Nonnatus House
Author: by Heidi Thomas
Published at: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (April 6, 2021)
Call the Midwife is loved across the world for its moving and intimate insights into the colourful world of midwifery and family life in the East End of London in the 1950s and 60s. The residents of Poplar and of Nonnatus House have brought comfort and joy to millions of people through their words and shared experiences.
In this book you will find a collection of the best, most heart-warming and inspiring narrations and life-affirming quotes, taken from the original scripts by Heidi Thomas. There are lessons on love, friendship, motherhood, faith, family, home and much more – and we will hear from, among others, the voices of glamorous but vulnerable Trixie, forthright Nurse Crane, the delightfully witty Sisters Evangelina and Monica Joan and of course the wise and iconic narrations of Jennifer.
The perfect book to see you through both hard and better times, this lovely collection will inspire and entertain in equal measure.
9. Always Young and Restless: My Life On and Off America's #1 Daytime Drama
Author: by Melody Thomas Scott
Published at: Diversion Books; Illustrated edition (August 18, 2020)
The renowned actress behind the character Nikki Newman of The Young and the Restless tells all in this scintillating memoir, divulging the insider details of her dramatic life and sixty-year career. Melody Thomas Scott admits she is nothing like her Young and the Restless role, who has seen it all in her forty-year tenure on America’s highest-rated daytime serial.
But the high drama, angst, and catastrophes aren’t confined to her character’s plotlines. In this captivating memoir, Melody reveals behind-the-scenes tales of her own riveting journey to stardom. As Nikki went from impoverished stripper to resourceful, vivacious heroinewith missteps as gripping as her triumphsMelody became a household name, enthralling global audiences.
Her road to stardom was also her road to personal freedom, marked by an escape fit for cinema. In Always Young and Restless, Melody tells of her troubled, untraditional upbringing for the first time. Learn how she suffered at home with her grandmother, a compulsive hoarder, whose cruelty as her guardian is shockingly extreme, and endured abuse at the hands of industry men; what it was like to act in feature films with Alfred Hitchcock, John Wayne, and Clint Eastwood; and how she took control of her life and career in a daring getaway move.
10. The Official Downton Abbey Night and Day Book Collection (Cocktails & Tea) (Downton Abbey Cookery)
Author: by Weldon Owen
Published at: Weldon Owen; Gift edition (November 24, 2020)
The perfect gift for the Downton Abbey fan! Includes two complete Downton Abbey cookbooks: The Official Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea Cookbook and The Official Downton Abbey Cocktail Cookbook. Recreate the style and glamour of life at Downton Abbey with more than 140+ recipes for delectable tea-time treats and sophisticated cocktails in this deluxe slipcased gift set of two popular Downton Abbey cookbooks.
Set a tea table fit for the Dowager Countess with the Official Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea Cookbook’s recipes for classics like English Cream Scones and Chocolate Florentines. Make every night a party with libations from The Official Downton Abbey Cocktail Book, from Prince of Wales Punch to Ginger Beer to the Corpse Reviver hangover cure.
Each title includes fascinating British history, guides to the proper decorum for teatime and cocktail service, gorgeous photographs of food and drink, lifestyle stills from the television series and movie, and character quotes.
11. The Wit and Wisdom of Downton Abbey (The World of Downton Abbey)
Author: by Jessica Fellowes
Published at: St. Martin's Griffin (October 13, 2015)
Unleash your inner Soprano and relive all your favorite moments with this companion guide to the award-winning television series The Sopranos. We all know and love The Sopranos, one of the most important television dramas to ever hit the small screen, having run for six seasons on HBO.
The story of the Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano balancing his family life with his role as the leader of a criminal organization pioneered decades of genre-bending peak TV. Now, Off the Back of a Truck takes you one step further into the world of Tony Soprano and his families, offering an Italian potluck of fresh and fun takes that any true fan can get lost in for hours.
Off the Back of a Truck includes: -New looks at everyone’s favorite episodes, scenes, and characters -All 92 deaths analyzed, evaluated, and ranked -An investigation of true crimes behind the families’ schemes -An exploration of movies and shows that inspired The Sopranos -Reflections on the use of music, food, and fashion from writers who are also huge fans -A provocative conversation about what happens in the controversial ending This book takes you on a journey through the six seasons you have watched time and time againbut it’s organized so you can dip in at any time, at any place.
13. Christmas at Highclere: Recipes and Traditions from The Real Downton Abbey
Author: by The Countess of Carnarvon
Published at: Preface Publishing; Illustrated edition (October 25, 2019)
Highclere Castle, known as “the real Downton Abbey,” bustles with activity all year round, but it is never more alive than at Christmas. This book is a look behind the scenes at the routines and rituals that make the castle the most magical place to be throughout the festive season.
Lady Carnarvon will guide you through Advent, Christmas preparations and Christmas Eve, all the way through to the day itself, and beyond. Learn how the manor and grounds are transformed by decorations, including the raising of a 20-foot tree in the saloon and the gathering of holly and mistletoe from the grounds.
This book also tells the story of historic Christmases at Highclereof distinguished guests warming themselves by the fire after a long journey home through the snow, unexpected knocks on the door, and, always, the joy of bringing familyand stafftogether after a busy year.
As well as telling the stories of Highclere Christmases past and present, Lady Carnarvon provides recipes, tips and inspiration from her kitchen so that readers can bring a quintessentially British festive spirit to their own home. The festive feeling is carried through to Highclere’s Boxing Day traditions, the restorative middle days and the New Year’s Eve celebrations.
14. Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon: Game of Thrones and the Official Untold Story of the Epic Series
Author: by James Hibberd
Published at: Dutton; Illustrated edition (October 6, 2020)
The perfect read and perfect gift for Game of Thrones fans The official, definitive oral history of the blockbuster show from Entertainment Weekly’s James Hibberd, endorsed by George R.R. Martin himself (who calls it an amazing read), reveals the one Game of Thrones tale that has yet to be told: the thirteen-year behind-the-scenes struggle to make the show.
Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon shares the incredible, thrilling, uncensored story of Game of Thrones, from the creators’ first meetings with George R.R. Martin and HBO through the series finale, including all the on-camera battles, off-camera efforts, and the many controversies in between.
The book also features more than fifty candid new interviews, rare and stunning photos, and unprecedented access to the producers, cast, and crew who took an impossible idea and made it into the biggest show in the world.