Books The Pleasures of Cooking for One by Judith Jones Hardcover, 273 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $27.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Pleasures of Cooking for OneAuthorJudith Jones Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Counsels readers on how to enjoy a solitary culinary life by preparing meals in accordance with one's own preferences, outlining a range of basic through sophisticated recipes that work in weekly menus and make use of leftovers. Genres: Nonfiction Food & Wine Also by Judith Jones The Tenth Muse Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Pleasures of Cooking for One 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 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: Linguine With Smoked Salmon Sauce November 23, 2009 Judith Jone's recipe for Linguine with Smoked Salmon Sauce from The Pleasures of Cooking for One. Recipes Recipe: Boeuf Bourguignon November 23, 2009 Judith Jone's recipe for Boeuf Bourguignon from The Pleasures of Cooking for One.