I am so delighted to announce my first book event in northern Virginia! I hope you will come and help spread the word!





DATE/TIME:   Wedensday Nov 9th at 7pm

PLACE:          Pastry Xpo at the Mosaic District, 8190 Strawberry Lane, Falls Church, VA

DINNER:        Pastry Xpo’s Signature Selection of Mediterranean Mezzas &

DESSERT:     Finale of Pastries, Cupcakes, and Cardamom Tea and Coffee

PRICE:           $35/person including a copy Karma and the Art of Butter Chicken

Please RSVP and reserve your ticket at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monica-bhides-debut-novel-dinner-book-conversation-tickets-28922519033

On a different note, I was a judge at a cooking challenge last night hosted by the Foods of Chile and the Washington, D.C. Restaurant Association. Here are some fun pics of the event — the winners were Chef Victor of Del Campo and Mixologist Tim Russell of Kyirisan —

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  1. I am enjoying your book… so engaging.

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