Fiction Addiction

1175 Woods Crossing Rd. #5
Greenville, SC 29607
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Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 10am-5:30pm
Sat: 11am-4pm August 21, 2018


Jill Hendrix
Fiction Addiction

Television Personalities and Authors Steve and Kathy Doocy to Sign Cookbook at Fiction Addiction in Greenville, SC

Steve and Kathy Doocy are coming to Greenville, SC, to sign copies of their new cookbook, The Happy Cookbook: A Celebration of the Food That Makes America Smile, at Fiction Addiction on Saturday, October 13th, at 10am.

Happy CookbookSteve Doocy calls Kathy, his wife of more than thirty years, "the best cook I've ever met." Together, they take joy in cooking and entertaining with their family and friends. In The Happy Cookbook, the Doocys share favorite recipes, stories, and photos from their family life. In addition to beloved family dishes, this full-color cookbook includes recipes from friends like musician Kid Rock, professional golfer Greg Norman, and many more!

The Happy Cookbook will not only appeal to Steve's legions of Fox & Friends fans, but to anyone looking for accessible, fun, and delicious food that will inspire great meals for every day and for special occasions. The Happy Cookbook includes a range of yummy dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, such as

  • Steve's Breakfast Smoothie 
  • Eggs in a Nest 
  • Roma Tomato Flatbread 
  • Pimento Cheese Dip 
  • Bacon Corn Chowder 
  • Flaky Ham and Cheese Sandwiches 
  • Mamma Marie's Meatballs 
  • Kid Rock's Mom's Chicken Pot Pie 
  • Ritz Cracker Breaded Pork Chop 
  • Buffalo Chicken Calzone 
  • Kathy's Famous Sugar Cookies 
  • Betty's Bourbon Pumpkin Cheesecake

Offering an inside look at the Doocys' home life -- their food, stories, and infectious family spirit --  The Happy Cookbook  is all-American home cooking at its best: nothing fancy, and everything delicious!

Important signing details:

Pre-orders are strongly recommended to ensure availability. Each copy of The Happy Cookbook to be signed must be accompanied by a signing ticket. Signing tickets are free, but only available with a purchase of The Happy Cookbook from Fiction Addiction. Each signing line ticket allows up to 2 adults and any accompanying children into the signing line. Do NOT lose your tickets, or you'll be required to purchase replacement books! No outside copies of The Happy Cookbook allowed. Event books/signing tickets must be picked up from the store after the book releases on October 2nd or at the event itself (they will not be mailed). 

Those who cannot make the event can pre-order signed books to be picked up at the store after the event or shipped. These copies can be personalized so specify in the Comments box if they should be signed "To [someone]".

The Doocys will personalize your books, including their backlist books.  Backlist books may be brought from home or purchased from Fiction Addiction. You may purchase as many copies of  The Happy Cookbook  from Fiction Addiction to get signed as you wish. No outside copies of  The Happy Cookbook  are allowed. A staff member will be tagging your books with post-it notes so please know in advance how you'd like them personalized (i.e., "To Jim").

The Doocys will take a photo with you after they sign your books.  We will have a staff person on hand to help with your photos. Please set your phones to not autolock and turn off the flash.

The signing line will form on a first-come, first-served basis but we reserve the right to insert customers with disabilities. The signing line will start on the sidewalk outside our building, so bring umbrellas in case of bad weather. We strongly recommend that you be in line by 11am at the latest. Once the signing line dies out, the Doocys will leave for their next event.

Parking: Once our shopping center parking lot fills up, please park at Haywood Mall and walk carefully across the service road to our shopping center.

About the authors:

Steve Doocy  is an Emmy Award-winning television personality and journalist. The longtime morning host of Fox & Friends , he previously worked as a host and news anchor for NBC and CBS and in local television. He is the author of the  New York Times  bestsellers  The Mr. & Mrs. Happy Handbook  (with his wife, Kathy) and T ales from the Dad Side . A one-time contestant on Food Network's  Ready, Set, Cook!Doocy was a child cooking prodigy - at age nine he won a blue ribbon at the Kansas State Fair for baking chocolate chip cookies (he used the recipe on the bag).

Kathy Doocy co-authored The Mr. and Mrs. Happy Handbook and was previously the host of ESPN's Sidelines and worked at NBC. She started her career as a Ford model and actress starring in many commercials - she threw the rental car keys to OJ, lip-synched "You Deserve a Break Today" for McDonald's, and was cast as Chatty Cathy, which her husband, Steve, says is appropriate. The Doocys have three grown children and more than twenty-five recipes for pot roast. They live in New Jersey.

For more information, or to order books and signing tickets, contact Fiction Addiction in advance at 864-675-0540 or at .

Fiction Addiction is a local, woman-owned, independent bookstore established in 2001. The store carries a mixture of new and used fiction and nonfiction, including children's books, as well as gift items. We are located at 1175 Woods Crossing Road (in the shopping center with Fried Green Tomatoes, Jimmy John's, and Boardwalk). For more information, visit our website at or call us at 864-675-0540.

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