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Jennifer Joyce was born in the USA, where her Italian heritage first ignited a passion for food. She has travelled the world seeking out intense and inspirational flavours. She writes for Elle Deco and the Telegraph. She lives with her husband and two children in Richmond, London. Follow her on Instagram.
Recipes include well-known Mediterranean classics such as Tabbouleh and Fattoush to contemporary fusion dishes like Raspberry Duck with sugared pecans. With more and more people aspiring to eat healthier diets, and with such a large variety of fresh and interesting ingredients now readily available, there has never been a better time to try new salads ideas.
'I haven't laughed so much at a book for a long time.' Whispering Stories Book Blog, 5 stars Sometimes one moment can change your life forever... Rebecca Riley has always been a bit of a pushover. When her glamorous boss, Vanessa, asks her to jump, she doesn't just ask how high... she asks if her boss would like her to grab a coffee on the way back down! So whilst overseeing the renovation of Vanessa's beautiful countryside home, the last thing Rebecca ever expected was to be mistaken for her boss - or that she would even consider going along with it! Far away from the bustling city and her boss's demanding ways, could she pretend to be Vanessa and swap lives, just for a little while? Readers LOVE The Accidental Life Swap! 'Hilarious... I could not stop giggling my way through this book.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Highly amusing... Consumed my every waking moment.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Brilliant!... This book had me in stitches!' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Great read... I was delighted with this little treasure.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Awesome... Brilliant.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Fun and fantastic... Had me giggling.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Charmingly funny.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Pure escapism... Exactly what you want from a romantic comedy.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Fun, fresh, current, fabulous, funny and a joy to read... So many funny moments. I loved reading this book.' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars
Bao buns, pho, sushi, poke bowls, gyoza, ramen and kimchi have devotees on every high street - now Jennifer Joyce shows how easy it is to create these zingy, fresh, healthy flavours at home. From grilled sticky skewers and steak tacos, salads, rice bowls and dumplings, to prawn katsu bao and miso-glazed ribs, this is an adventure in the dazzling diversity of modern Asian cooking. Jennifer's exquisitely simple recipes, no-nonsense explanation of ingredients, hand-drawn diagrams and beautiful photographs are all you need to start cooking in your very own Asian Kitchen.
'A charming and delightful read!' Pretty Little Book Reviews on The Little Bed & Breakfast by the SeaLove happens when you least expect it...Emily Atkinson stopped believing in fairy tales a long time ago! She's fed up of dating frogs in order to find her very own Prince Charming and is giving up on men entirely...But then she's invited to the wedding of the year at the enchanting Durban Castle and realises that perhaps bumping into a real-life knight in shining armour isn't quite as far away as she thought!Will Emily survive the wedding and walk away an unscathed singleton - or finally find her own happily-ever-after?A cosy and charming romance, perfect for fans of Trisha Ashley and Caroline Roberts.Readers love Joyce:"e;a perfect holiday read"e;"e;a great escape into a romantic and funny world"e;"e;Didn't want to put it down"e;"e;A book like this, lifts up the weary heart, brings a smile, and is easy to read and love."e;"e;This story made me laugh, swoon and dream."e;"e;Infused with charm and humour"e;"e;Hugely entertaining"e;
`A charming and delightful read!' Pretty Little Book Reviews One summer can change everything... Mae has no time for men in her life! Local vet Alfie might be totally gorgeous but she's far too busy looking after her young daughter and running her little bed & breakfast by the sea. Willow is in the middle of building her dream home with her husband, Ethan, when disaster strikes. And with every month that passes she secretly worries that her happy ever after will never come true... Melody only intended to stay in the bustling seaside town for a few days. But when she meets Hugo - the charming man in the ice cream van - she decides to stay a little longer. It seems the little bed & breakfast is full of surprises! A cosy and charming romance set in an English seaside town, perfect for fans of Trisha Ashley and Caroline Roberts. Praise for The Little Bed & Breakfast by the Sea: `A really cute, uplifting read and absolutely perfect for summer!' The Genre Reader `[An] easy, warm summer read. Perfect for by the pool!' Little Novelist `An easy summer read which will have you smiling and laughing!' The Reading Shed `A charming and delightful read!' Pretty Little Book Reviews `A sweet summer tale. Entertaining from beginning to end.' Urban Book Reviews `A lovely story, heartwarming and a perfect holiday read.' Books4BookWorms
'A charming and delightful read!' Pretty Little Book ReviewsOne summer can change everything...Mae has no time for men in her life! Local vet Alfie might be totally gorgeous but she's far too busy looking after her young daughter and running her little bed & breakfast by the sea.Willow is in the middle of building her dream home with her husband, Ethan, when disaster strikes. And with every month that passes she secretly worries that her happy ever after will never come true...Melody only intended to stay in the bustling seaside town for a few days. But when she meets Hugo - the charming man in the ice cream van - she decides to stay a little longer.It seems the little bed & breakfast is full of surprises!A cosy and charming romance set in an English seaside town, perfect for fans of Trisha Ashley and Caroline Roberts.Praise for The Little Bed & Breakfast by the Sea:'A really cute, uplifting read and absolutely perfect for summer!' The Genre Reader'[An] easy, warm summer read. Perfect for by the pool!' Little Novelist'An easy summer read which will have you smiling and laughing!' The Reading Shed'A charming and delightful read!' Pretty Little Book Reviews'A sweet summer tale. Entertaining from beginning to end.' Urban Book Reviews'A lovely story, heartwarming and a perfect holiday read.' Books4BookWorms
A deliciously charming romance, perfect for fans of Caroline Roberts, Jane Linfoot and Debbie Johnson.From fairy cakes to first dates!Maddie Lamington's dreams are crumbling around her. If she doesn't come up with a plan to save her little teashop on Sweet Street soon, it might be too late...So when she sees how the perfect apple crumble brings together her lonely father and faithful customer Birdie, inspiration strikes: she'll set up a dating night involving all her sweetest bakes.Luckily, seriously gorgeous Caleb is on hand to help sprinkle a little magic - and a lot of sugar! Could one night of scrumptious first dates fix Maddie's heartbreak and save her beloved teashop, too?Praise for Jennifer Joyce:'The perfect chick-lit novel to cosy up with!' - Pretty Little Books'Just magical, the perfect read for Valentine's Day!' - Jessica Bell (NetGalley Reviewer)'A fascinating tale, I highly recommend this novel to all women, everywhere!' - Urban Book Reviews'A scrumptious, warm, romantic book.' - Tracey Ford (NetGalley Reviewer)
A laugh-out-loud, feel-good romantic comedy perfect for fans of Jane Costello and Mandy Baggot!Will you...date me?Delilah James, singleton and smoothie-addict, has six months to find a date for her oldest friend's wedding. Oh, and to prove to her ex, best man Ben, that she has totally moved on since he dumped her out-of-the-blue nine months, eight days and seventeen hours ago...So, with her two BFFs playing Cupid, Delilah launches herself into the high-tech, fast-paced and frankly terrifying world of dating. Luckily there's the hot new guy at work, Adam Sinclair, to practice her flirting on - even if, as a colleague, he's strictly off-limits!Yet time's running out and date after disastrous date forces Delilah to tell a little white lie - and invent a fake boyfriend! But will her secret crush on Adam ruin everything? Does she even care about Ben anymore? And is it too late to untangle her web of lies and take a real date to the wedding...?
Curl up with a mug of hot chocolate and a warm mince pie for the perfect festive read this holiday season!'I wish I could live your life. I'd happily swap lives with you.''Tis the season to be jolly but for Calvin and Judy the usual festive bickering has already begun! Judy's convinced that her husband has it easy - no glittery wrapping paper, no playground gossip and absolutely no Christmas baking.Calvin wishes he could trade in his obnoxious boss and dull nine-to-five job to spend more time kicking back with his kids - how hard can Judy's life really be?But after a magical mince pie mix-up, one thing's for certain - by Christmas Day, life for Judy and Calvin will never be the same again. Perhaps the grass isn't always greener after all...A hilarious, feel-good festive read, perfect to curl up with this Christmas. Fans of Carole Matthews, Jane Costello and Mandy Baggot will love this story! As will fans of Freaky Friday or 13 Going on 30!What readers are saying about The Mince Pie Mix-Up:'An adorable, fun-filled and festive read for everyone who likes to take a break from the relentless Christmas rush!' The Nest of Books Review'I couldn't stop laughing and smiling my way through The Mince Pie Mix-Up...incredibly fun story, perfect for this time of year!' Gilbster (Top 1,000 Amazon Reviewer)'Grab a couple of mince pies and a mulled wine and get into the Christmas spirit. Curl up with The Mince Pie Mix-Up this Christmas.' Shellybackbooks Review
Food writer, stylist and chef Jennifer Joyce follows up her hugely successful cookbook Meals in Heels with the lighter, but equally sophisticated, Skinny Meals in Heels. Not to be mistaken for a mundane diet book, Skinny Meals in Heels is a stylish guide to home cooking in the real world, where mid-week meals with friends and family need to be quick, healthy, satisfying and full of flavour. With glamorous line illustrations and a fresh and sassy design, Skinny Meals in Heels has chapters on everything from snacks and nibbles, to weekday dinners in under an hour and skinny puddings. Containing clear explanations as to why each recipe is 'skinny' and tips on how to save time with your preparation, Skinny Meals in Heels has everything you'll need for home-cooking with style and ease! Key points: a fresh design with a hint of humour; glamorous line illustrations; easy to follow approach with simple recipes; clear explanations as to why each recipe is 'skinny' and how to save time with your preparation.
Want to be the hostess with the mostest? Acclaimed London-based American food writer and stylist Jennifer Joyce will show you how. Drawing on her many years of successful soirees and laid-back lunches, Jennifer will teach readers how to plan, cook and present with style and ease. Most importantly this book will ensure you have time to slip on your heels, pop on your lippy and have a martini in hand when guests arrive. Meals in Heels is packed with time-saving tips, show-stopping recipes and glamorous illustrations.