Remember: it's book club, not gourmet club. Serve the group a simple and delicious meal, let the wine flow—and they'll want to have every meeting at your house.
By Lynn Andriani
Photo: Jonny Valiant
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The Dinner for Cooks Who Spend All Their Money on Books
Preparing dinner for a group can get expensive—but not if you throw together a few homemade (wink, wink) pizzas. This uncomplicated recipe calls for simply a package of prepared pizza dough, a ball of smoked mozzarella and a lemon (plus olive oil, salt and pepper); and the results are bold and bright. Serve the pizza with a salad and you're all set.