Books Deborah Jones Books by Deborah Jones Deborah Jones has written books about: Nonfiction Food & Wine Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Deborah Jones Best Books Of 2009 The 10 Best Cookbooks Of 2009 November 25, 2009 If you're the kind of person who's always believed that a book can teach you to do anything, this year's crop of cookbooks will prove you right. Cooks lacking confidence will find comfort in detailed instructions and comprehensive how-tos. The 10 Best Cookbooks Of 2009 Listen · 5:12 5:12 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120683356/121134236" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Recipes Recipe: Roasted Fennel And Green Beans November 23, 2009 Barbara Lynch's recipe for Roasted Fennel and Green Beans from Stir: Mixing It Up in the Italian Tradition. Recipes Recipe: Truffled Gnocchi with Peas and Mushrooms November 19, 2009 Barbara Lynch's recipe for Truffled Gnocchi with Peas and Mushrooms from Stir: Mixing It Up in the Italian Tradition. Cookbooks: Two Cups of Joy and a Pinch of Comfort November 27, 2006 However you feed your soul, this season's crop of cookbooks, crafted by big-name chefs, food personalities, and just plain good cooks, is sure to please those on your holiday list who take pleasure in preparing good things to eat.