November 25, 2016 • Cookbook: General, Comics, Fiction
Your Thanksgiving guests have all gone home, but your fridge is still packed with food. It’s a never-ending food coma waiting to happen. Classic Thanksgiving conundrum, right? Well this year we’ve decided to do something about it. Here at Quirk Books, we’ve rounded up our favorite comics to keep your mind active and your eyes entertained as you scarf down your seventeenth turkey sandwich. Go ahead. Laugh in the face of that mid-afternoon nap.
November 24, 2016 • Cookbook: General, Humor
Merry: What's wrong, Pip?
Pippin: I've learned something troubling, Merry. Very troubling indeed.
M: What's that, then?
P: Did you know that today is an American holiday called “Thanksgiving?”
M: I don't see how that's troubling.
P: And that Americans celebrate Thanksgiving with a feast?
M: What are you on about, Pip? This sounds like the best sort of holiday.
P: And that their Thanksgiving feast is only one meal?
November 11, 2016 • Cookbook: General, Fiction
It's November, which we all know means we have entered the best season of the year. We don't mean the winter season, or the holiday season, or a season of peace and goodwill to our fellow humans, although we guess those are great too.
No, we mean the season of food.
Between Thanksgiving and New Year's and winter holidays and all the family gatherings those are sure to entail, the next two months give us ample opportunity for shoving our faces full of every delicious delicacy we can find. In honor of this season of culinary splendor, below are some of the greatest feasts to ever take place in fiction.
November 3, 2016 • Cookbook: General, Fiction, Humor
September 19, 2016 • Cookbook: General, Fiction, Humor
Summer is over, which means everyone is back in town. While it's great to see everyone again, the influx of people makes getting a reservation at the best restaurants difficult. Because of this, we've eaten in some unusual joints—but none have been as strange as the places where these book characters have dined.