Introduction How I Began Cooking A Few Words About Sandy Salads Cooked salads Snacks, finger food and side dishes A Few Words About Miracle foods Soups Main Courses Pasta Risotto Pastry - it's a piece of pie! Vegetable dishes Indian food Fish dishes Potato dishes A Few Words About Vegetables Sauces and Pickles A Few Words About Equipment
Susie Kelly has written 5 bestselling books about living and travelling in France. .Her first two titles, both published by Transworld, sold over 50,000 paperback copies in the UK alone. In 2011, with The Valley of Heaven and Hell - Cycling in the Shadow of Marie Antoinette, Susie switched to digital publisher Blackbird Digital Books, and her international following has been growing steadily ever since. In 2015 Blackbird Digital Books moved from digital-only into paperback publishing and is bringing out 5 of her previous, digital-only, travel titles as it releases this, her newest, in both digital and paperback (April 2015): The Lazy Cook: 1, Quick And Easy Meatless Meals, and The Lazy Cook: 2, Quick And Easy Sweet Treats, two cookery books full of budget recipes sprinkled with anecdote and humour, which will delight her ever-growing number of fans.
Born a Londoner, Susie spent most of the first 25 years of her life in Kenya. In 2014, her memoir I Wish I Could Say I Was Sorry about an abusive childhood growing up in post-war London and Kenya, was a US digital bestseller. She now lives in south-west France with her husband and assorted animals. She believes that her explosive temper is a legacy from her Irish-American grandfather, but has no idea who to blame for her incompetence as a housewife. Susie Kelly is the Patron of the 2015 Charroux International Literary Festival.
'There are a handful of authors that will achieve that elusive trick of making you laugh out loud. For me it's James Herriot, Bill Bryson and Susie Kelly.' French Entree Magazine 'Reading her books is like listening to relaxing music'