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The Clandestine Cake Club Cookbook

The Clandestine Cake Club Cookbook – Lynn Hill
Quercus – 2013
Photography: Emily Dennison

The Clandestine Cake Club started as a way for amateur bakers to get together, each bringing their own cake. 323 more words

Cookbook Reviews

Building Quercus with Java SE 8

My Maven project to build Quercus from its source code was just updated for Java SE 8 JDK. The project repository is available on Bitbucket… 13 more words


Quercus frainetto

Hungarian oak

Pinnatafid (cupped)
Largest number of lobes of any oak
A clean tree

Nice habit. Dense with broad head.

Week 7

Quercus rubra

Red oak

Sinuses less than halfway to midrib
Large leaves
Pointed buds

Leaf: alternate, large terminal bud

Red oak reaches up, pin oak reaches down

Week 7

Oaks and Acorns

I know I am not supposed to imbue trees with personalities and yet …

the forests where I grew up were tough and scrappy: mostly aspen, pine and spruce. 372 more words

Native Plants

I can barely reach my arms around the trunk of this oak tree. – so I think it’s about six feet around.  There are several nests in it and it was once home to an owl nest. 46 more words


Book Review: One Step Closer To You by Alice Peterson

One Step Closer To You by Alice Peterson
Release Date: 25th September 2014
Publisher: Quercus
Buy: Paperback  Kindle

After Polly ends her relationship with the father of her young son, Louis, she is determined to move on. 1,042 more words

2014 Releases