Craig has pined for Emily since the fourth grade. Imagine his surprise when, at the start of his junior year, he discovers that she has finally ticed him. When Emily returns to school, she finds that her old friend Craig has transformed from a gangly, brace-faced adolescent into a blue-eyed babe who is making her insides tingle. Craig and Emily stir up a sweet and sexy adventure, exploring new recipes both in and out of the kitchen. But when things heat up on New Year's Eve, Craig is t sure he can stand it. Is he man eugh for Emily? And what recipes have his closest friends Ryan and John been cooking up without telling him? Will Emily and Craig discover the secret ingredients for friendship, love and intimacy? This isn't really a book about cooking. Recipes, however, are included.