News From the Fridge - December
Author Matt Damon's Newsletter (i.e. shameless promotion)
Feeling Tied Down By Your Gift List?
General Custard knows just how you feel.
Let Us Be Your Helpful Elves This Year!
Our Ashland, Oregon elves giftwrap and mail books for FREE.
Giving a Special Book is Like Giving a Long-Lasting Hug.
Ahhhh... That's nice.
Holiday Book Orders
With the holidays coming, some fans, friends, and family have asked me about autographed copies of The Fall of General Custard for gift giving. If you have a young reader you would like to give Custard to, here is the scoop:
For any book ordered, I will autograph it and write a personal inscription. All books will be gift wrapped and mailed free of charge!
1. Email me the name of your special someone(s), along with their mailing address (or yours).
2. Mail a check to me for $16.00 for each book you order. (That's 10% off the cover price.)
*All contact information listed below.
My Sincere Best Wishes to You for a Happy Holiday Season,
Give Peas a Chance!
*The Fall of General Custard is recommended for ages 5-9. (Warning: Dangerous Desserts)
*Unsigned copies of the The Fall of General Custard can be purchased from independent book sellers nationwide, or through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Walmart, etc.
Recipe Edition Coming Soon
Let's Get Cookin'!
These young Bay Area "foodies" mixed it up with Marlene in her home kitchen last month, trying out recipes inspired by The Fall of General Custard.
Who Knew Food Was So Funny?
Marlene and the kids enjoy a laugh as they begin making the "Impossible Pasta Imposter" recipe, featuring spaghetti squash.
The Giant Cookie!
The kids made the "Ginormous Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie". See the remaining half in the pan? Then they found the cookie character in the book, struggling to fend off an angry ear of corn.