William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, will publish the first entertaining cookbook from Martina McBride titled AROUND THE TABLE on October 7, 2014.
One of country music’s most beloved singers, Martina enjoys entertaining millions of fans on the road, and when she’s not on tour, she turns that energy to hosting intimate groups of friends and family at home. In AROUND THE TABLE,Martina will share her most inventive party ideas for all seasons. The beautiful full-color illustrated collection of culinary celebrations will be complete with Martina’s mouthwatering recipes, tips and tricks, practical menu planning advice, and décor inspiration. A busy mom of three, Martina understands that hosting needs to be easy to be enjoyable, and all of her recipes are fuss free and simple to follow.
With this delightful entertaining cookbook, fans everywhere can join in the fun, whether it’s a Red, White, and Blue Backyard Cookout, a Retro Valentine’s Day Supper Club or a night of Mistletoe and Martinis. Chock full of personal anecdotes and memories, this keepsake is infused with Martina’s girl-next-door spirit and irresistible charm.
“I have a passion for food and entertaining and I’m so excited to be putting everything I love onto the pages of my new book.”
William Morrow has acquired world rights to the book. Amy Bendell, Senior Editor in the Creative Development Team run by Lisa Sharkey at HarperCollins, negotiated the deal with CAA.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Martina McBride, a Kansas native who made her debut with the single, The Time Has Come has earned a string of major hits across 11 albums. Chart-toppers have included five #1 singles on the Billboard country chart and hits on the adult contemporary chart, including one at #1. Martina has earned more than 15 major music awards, including four wins for “Female Vocalist of the Year” awards from the Country Music Association and three wins for “Top Female Vocalist” from the Academy of Country Music. She has been nominated for 14 Grammy awards. She lives with her family in Nashville, Tennessee.
ABOUT HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS:
HarperCollins Publishers, one of the largest English-language publishers in the world, is a subsidiary of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NNC, NNCLV). Headquartered in New York, HarperCollins has publishing groups around the world in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and India. HarperCollins is a broad-based publisher with strengths in literary and commercial fiction, business books, children’s books, cookbooks, narrative nonfiction, mystery, romance, reference, pop culture, design, health, wellness, and religious and spiritual books. With nearly 200 years of history, HarperCollins has published some of the world’s foremost authors, including winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery Medal, and the Caldecott Medal. HarperCollins is consistently at the forefront of innovation, using digital technology to create unique reading experiences and expand the reach of its authors. You can visit HarperCollins Publishers online at: http://www.harpercollins.com