This edition of Tasty Tuesdays features celebrity recipes.
William Shatner is not only an actor but has also written several books and has served as a voice actor for audio books.
Check out some of WIlliam Shatner’s work:
Hoopla: Albums: William Shatner Has Been, Take All My Loves, Free Enterprise, Spaced Out Films: A Twist in the Tale- Season 1, UnXplained- Season 1, Brown Bag Wine Tasting- Season 1, Brown Bag Wine Tasting- Season 2, The Rose Parade, A Christmas Horror Story, For the Love of Spock, Not a War Story, Range 15, The Steam Engines of OZ, Christmas From Hollywood, To Be Takei, Star Wars Vs. Star Trek Books: Tek Kill, Teklords, Tek Net, Teklab, TekWar Series Books 1-3, TekWar Series Books 4-6, TekWar Books 7-9
Barbra Streisand has had a long singing, stage and screen career. Enjoy her recipe for homemade ice cream while you read about her, listen to one of her albums or watch one of her movies.
Check out some of Barbra Streisand’s work:
Overdrive: Barbra Streisand’s biography Hello, Gorgeous!
Alicia Silverstone highly recommends this recipe for a pumpkin pie made with tofu. It ties in well with the actress’s book The Kind Diet which is available through Overdrive. She has appeared in several films some of which are available through Hoopla.
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Jessica Alba is an actress and businesswoman that has had an extensive television and film career. Our e-collection contains her book, The Honest Life and several of her films.
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Paul Newman is well known for his ability to act and be an amazing philanthropist. His philanthropy was started with the Newman’s Own salad dressing and the food empire that followed. The proceeds from the sales are used to fund carefully selected charities.
Check out some books about Paul Newman and some of his work:
Dolly Parton has been known for a very long time for her ability to sing, act and be a humanitarian. The Geauga County Public Library has recently joined her literacy efforts in offering children from ages 0-5 books mailed to their home through the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. Dolly also has her own theme park, Dollywood, in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Check out some books about Dolly Parton and some of her work:
Hoopla: Albums: Better Day, Dolly: Live from London, Straight Talk, Hungry Again, Backwoods Barbie, Halos and Horns, The Grass is Blue, For God and Country, Live and Well, Little Sparrow, What a Pair of Sisters?, My Dear Companion Selection, Trio, Trio II, The Complete Trio Collection
Maya Angelou is a celebrated American writer and activist. Her poetry is known and beloved worldwide.
Check out some books about Maya Angelou and some of her work:
Overdrive: Cookbooks: Great Food, All Day Long, Hallelujah! Welcome to the Table Books: I Know Why the Caged Burn Sings, Letters to My Daughter, Mom & Me & Mom, The Heart of a Woman, The Complete Collected Works of Maya Angelou, All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes, Gather Together In My Name, Wouldn’t Take Nothing For My Journey Now, And Still I Rise, A Song Flung Up to Heaven, Singin’ and Swingin’ and Getting’ Merry Like Christmas, Amazing Peace, Rainbow in the Cloud, Phenomenal Woman, His Day is Done, Even the Stars look Lonseome, Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water ‘fore I Diie, Mother, I Shall Not Be Moved, Oh Pray My Wings are Gonna Fit Me Well, Shaker, Why Don’t You Sing?, Maya’s World, Who Was Maya Angelou?
Hoopla: Films: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise Albums: Miss Calypso Books: Maya Angelou: Writer and Activist, Reading and Interpreting the Works of Maya Angelou
Betty White is a beloved actress and comedian best known for her work on the television classic The Golden Girls. Betty has a long televisions career including: The Betty White Show, Mama’s Family, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Golden Palace, and Hot in Cleveland. At 98, her career has spanned over 80 years and she has become a national treasure.
Check out some books about Betty White and some of her work:
Johnny Cash is a famed country music singer, songwriter, actor, and author. He is best known for his singing. His hits include: Man In Black, Folsom Prison Blues, Ring of Fire, I Walk the Line and Get Rhythm.
Check out some books about Johnny Cash and some of his Work:
Hoopla: Albums: The Legend of Johnny Cash, Johnny Cash is Coming to Town, The Gospel Music of Johnny Cash, Johnny Cash Live in Ireland, 20th Century Masters: Johnny Cash,20th Century Masters: Johnny Cash Vol. 2, The Mystery of Life, Boom Chicka Boom, I Walk the Line…The Best of, American, American II, American III, American IV, American V, American VI, 10 Top 10s, Classic Cash, My Mother’s Hymn Book, Unearthed, A Concert Behind Prison Walls Films: Johnny Cash: One Song at a Time Books: Man In White, Johnny Cash: Fighting for the Underdog, Johnny Cash FAQ, Johnny Cash and Philosophy
Elizabeth Taylor actress was an Academy Award Winning Actress. Her works span from her youth when she starred in National Velvet to later in her career with hits like Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Check out some books about Elizabeth Taylor and some of her work:
Overdrive: Films: Life With Father, Malice in Wonderland, The Last Time I Saw Paris Books: Elizabeth Taylor: A Loving Tribute, Elizabeth Taylor: There’s Nothing Like a Dame, How to be a Movie Star, The Most Beautiful Woman in the World, Furious Love