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Potato Fritters

18. Potato Fritters. INGREDIENTS. — Two baking potatoes; 5 tablespoons flour; 2 tablespoons thick cream; 1 tablespoon sherry; 2 tablespoons caster sugar; 1 tablespoon lemon juice; 2 eggs; plenty of oil for frying; powdered sugar for serving. 347 more words

Gail Carriger

Review 50: Changeless by Gail Carriger

Changeless by Gail Carriger (Orbit, 2010)

Genre: Romance, fantasy

Awards: None

Review: The continuation of Alexia Tarabotti (now Maccon)’s adventures, this second installment is written with just as much verve and British comedy of manners styling. 109 more words

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Soulless by Gail Carriger

Details: 373pp, mass market paperback
Series: Parasol Protectorate, book 1; Alexia Tarabotti, book 1.
Rating: 6/10

Summary (from Goodreads): Alexia Tarabotti is laboring under a great many social tribulations. 331 more words

Book Reviews


17. Short Bread, Scotch. INGREDIENTS. — One pound flour; eleven ounces soft butter; five ounces loaf sugar in powder; candied peel or blanched and sliced almonds for decoration. 194 more words

Gail Carriger

Blameless: I Blame You, Mr. Virus!

Oh virus! How you have given me the chance to indulge in the things I love!

Yes, I came down with a cold this weekend. I wasn’t able to travel to my destination to fulfill one of those booked weekend activities. 1,130 more words

Steampunk Bitch Beer: How Gail Carriger's Changeless Makes Me Question My Taste

Since I’m on a kick to actually finish a book series in a timely manner, I picked up Gail Carriger’s second novel in The Parasol Protectorate series, … 1,314 more words

Candied Peel

16. Candied Peel. INGREDIENTS. — Winter citrus, may include orange, lemon, lime, and citron; loaf sugar; spring water.

Mode.– Cut the citrus fruit long ways, and take out all the pulp and as much pith as possible. 277 more words

Gail Carriger