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Eliza Cross

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Born
in Providence, Rhode Island, The United States
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Eliza Cross is the author of fifteen books, including her latest, Bacon Beans and Beer which won the 2018 Eating the West Award from the Mountain and Plains Independent Booksellers Association. She blogs at PercolateBlog.com about cooking good food, creating a peaceful home, easy gardening, favorite books and real life.

Hundreds of her articles have appeared in a variety of publications including Sunset, Parents, Mountain Living, Writer's Digest and Mother Earth Living. She is a Senior Contributing Editor for Western Art & Architecture magazine.

Eliza has appeared on television dozens of times, including morning show appearances for ABC-TV in Phoenix and CBS-4 in Denver. She was a contestant on the Food Network's short-lived show Trivia
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Eliza Cross Hi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy…moreHi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy endings, and "how-to" books, and books about food, and travel books, and spiritual books, and cookbooks, and books about homes and interior design, and humor books, and marketing books, and the occasional dog book. (Can you tell that I've been waiting my whole life for someone to ask this question?) What about you--what books do you like to read?(less)
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Book Giveaway: Edible Landscaping

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Dear friends,


This month I’m excited to give away a brand new copy of Rosalind Creasy’s terrific book, Edible Landscaping:  Now You Can Have Your Gorgeous Garden and Eat It Too! ( Counterpoint Press, $44.95). Rosalind is a landscape designer, garden writer and photographer, and she is considered by many to be the leading authority on landscaping with food plants.


Rosalind’s 410-page book is f...

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Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


Lucinda Dear Eliza,
I would like to thank you for being my friend here on Goodreads. I am looking forward to reading your work immensly, which sounds utterly inspiring & thought-provoking and something which i cannot wait to delve into. Thank you!
Lucinda x


Savannah Eliza, thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
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Kris Neri Good to connect with you here, Eliza. I'm looking forward to reading your reviews.

Kris

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Maureen Mullis Hi Eliza! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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