In The BNOTP Library: Christmas From The Heart Of The Home

So excited to share a book by one of my favorite authors, Susan Branch. I think everyone has heard of Susan by now, but if not, you are in for a delight!

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In the BNOTP Library: Christmas from the Heart of the Home
Author: Susan Branch
Hardcover: 128 pages

Christmas From The Heart Of The Home

3 Things I Like About This Book:

  • Jam-packed from cover to cover with lots of wonderful recipes for the Christmas holidays and beyond.
  • Susan Branch is a very special person and all her books are just as special as she is. She hand-writes all her books in her beautiful script, plus all her books are filled with her hand-drawn/watercolor painted images. So, in addition to all the recipes you’ll find in this beautiful book, every page is a visual delight!
  • In Christmas From The Heart Of The Home, Susan has included lots of wonderful tips and ideas for celebrating the Christmas season along with some delightful and heartwarming stories. This is so much more than just another cookbook!

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  1. Christmas from the Heart of the Home was my first Susan Branch book and I have been a fan ever since. It’s a children’s book for grown ups. The perfect book to curl up with – esp Thanksgiving weekend when you want to get inspired to head toward Christmas. Pure delight.

  2. That was the first SB book I ever bought and I’ve got quite the collection now! Love her and her books!

  3. For some reason, I thought she’d be from England. Then I read that she lives on Martha’s Vineyard (New England, that’s similar) but was astonished to read she was born and raised in California! Such a charming book. Thanks.

    • Yep, she apparently fell in love with the area after a visit there. If I’m remembering correctly, I think I read in one of her books or maybe it was in an interview online, that she got her heart broke while living in CA and decided a change of scenery was in order and moved to Martha’s Vineyard. I may have read that in her book, A Fine Romance.

  4. Love Susan Branch’s Christmas book.
    I have most of her books.

  5. Hi Susan, I just wanted to let you know that I received my ” Christmas Decorations From Williamsburg” book yesterday. I love it. It has so many wonderful projects and recipes. Thanks for the recommendation!

  6. I’ve owned this book for a long time and have not looked at it in years. I just sat down and looked at it again and remembered what a charming book it is. Thanks for the reminder.

  7. pam ~ crumpety cottage says:

    Susan, this book was given to me as a present and was my introduction to Susan Branch. I felt like I’d met a kindred spirit. (She would fit right in with our little group.) I too can attest, this is a wonderful book. :o)

  8. Love this book! My first intro to Susan Branch was a calendar years ago. When I saw this book I knew I had to have it. Love her artwork.

  9. This book was a gift the year I was married from my very best girlfriend since first grade. (26 years ago) I have made Mother Mary’s Snowballs every Christmas since then. This book for me is Christmas, and it is where I keep my very traditional, treasured Christmas recipes.

  10. One of my favorites! I love all the lovely hand written details and beautiful art work.

  11. Thanks for reminding me I need to get this book. I love Susan Branch! Just another Susan I love (wink wink). Hope you’re having a wonderful Christmas season so far!! xo

  12. Sharon Calvert says:

    Just saw your link shared in a comment to Susan Branch on her December 3 blog post, and had to have a ‘look-see!’ I’ve just brought out my copy of the book, a first edition I purchased October 1999. In August 2000 I actually got to meet her at a signing event. Really looking forward to the publishing of her current book-in-progress!

    • Sharon that’s so awesome that you got to meet her! I bet her signing events are wonderful. I can just imagine that they are attended by lots of dearhearts as wonderful and nice as Susan is. If she ever comes as far down as Atlanta for a signing, I will have to go! I love her book, A Fine Romance. She has me dying to to that part of England and see Beatrix Potter’s home and where Jane Austen wrote her books. I was looking at some of the tours offered by the companies that take tour groups to England and none of them go to those places, unfortunately.

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