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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Marilyn M. Moore  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1932 in Honolulu, Hawaii


-- Marilyn M. Moore on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=marilyn+m.+moore


Illinois Connection

Marilyn Moore and her husband lived in Hoopeston, Illinois from 1954 through 1997 when she retired to Arizona.

Biographical and Professional Information

Marilyn Moore began her writing career as a self-published author. After bringing out her first cookbook she was able to secure an agent from Goodman Associates in New York. She also organized and presented workshops on the subject of self-publishing.


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Selected Titles At Your Library

A wooden spoon baking memoir :
ISBN: 0871137003. OCLC Number: 35714856

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .

Chapters have such titles as: old-fashioned cakes, lunch box cupcakes, perfect pies, cookie jar favorites, comforting desserts, our daily bread, plain and simple rolls, quick bakery breads and coffee cakes, and, standard preparations.

Baking your own :
ISBN: 0960378804. OCLC Number: 8972012

Prairie Craftsman,. .

Meat and potatoes :
ISBN: 0871136066. OCLC Number: 32012329

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .

The self-published cook :
ISBN: 0960378812. OCLC Number: 33257730

Wooden Spoon Books,. .

The wooden spoon book of home-style soups, stews, chowders, chilis, and gumbos :
ISBN: 0871135558. OCLC Number: 25316982

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .

Nothing beats a good soup - unequaled in taste, nourishment, and versatility, a soup can be an elegant first course, a hearty meal in itself, a surefire cure for the common cold. Filled with the simple pleasures of home-style cooking and 150 proven recipes, this book contains everything you ever wanted to know about making this favorite meal. All the secrets to concocting the perfect bowl of soup are right here, followed by an array of recipes sure to suit every occasion.

The wooden spoon book of old family recipes :
ISBN: 0871136945. OCLC Number: 37630544

Atlantic Monthly,. .

The wooden spoon bread book :
ISBN: 0871135051. OCLC Number: 15017064

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .

The secrets of successful baking.

The wooden spoon cookie book :
ISBN: 0871136015. OCLC Number: 29794360

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .

The wooden spoon dessert book :
ISBN: 0871136074. OCLC Number: 32012331

Atlantic Monthly Press,. .