Writing as Shenanchie O'Toole

Deborah O'Toole also writes using the pseudonym Shenanchie O'Toole for the website Food Fare.


She is writer and co-editor of the Ambrosia Cookbook, Breakfast Cookbook, Community Garden Cookbook, Food Fare Cookbook, Furry Friends Cookbook, Glinhaven Cookery, Global Seafood Cookbook, The King's Table, Larkin Community Cookbook, Luscious Leftovers Cookbook, Quirky Snacks Cookbook, Recipes-on-a-Budget Cookbook and Soups & Stews Cookbook, along with the exclusive Food Fare Culinary Collection.


She is also the author of several articles and research papers on the food and culture of different countries, time periods and events. Features contain bits of history, food traditions, lifestyle and dishes native to the specific country, as well as authentic recipes. In most cases, there is also a section of words and phrases in the native tongue of the subject. Research papers also include food-specific topics. Click here for more information.


"Shenanchie" is the owner, creator and webmaster of Food Fare, and is the sole writer of all articles, newsletters and content. 

Food Fare Cookbooks

Aside from titles in the Food Fare Culinary Collection, Shenanchie is also the author of thirteen cookbooks:

  1. Ambrosia Cookbook

  2. Breakfast Cookbook

  3. Community Garden Cookbook

  4. Food Fare Cookbook

  5. Furry Friends Cookbook

  6. Glinhaven Cookery

  7. Global Seafood Cookbook

  8. The King's Table

  9. Larkin Community Cookbook

  10. Luscious Leftovers Cookbook

  11. Quirky Snacks Cookbook

  12. Recipes-on-a-Budget Cookbook

  13. Soups & Stews Cookbook

Glinhaven Cookery includes 45 recipes mentioned or prepared by characters in the novel Glinhaven by Deborah O'Toole. The King's Table includes more than 60 recipes mentioned or prepared by characters in the novel In the Shadow of the King by Deborah O'Toole. The Larkin Community Cookbook contains more than 190 recipes mentioned or prepared by characters in the Collective Obsessions Saga by Deidre Dalton.

Food Fare Articles

Shenanchie is author of several food articles:

  1. Coffee Talk

  2. Food Fare: Hot Diggity DogHalloween

  3. Hot Diggity Dog

  4. Pine Nuts

  5. The Pirates Table

  6. The Pumpkin Patch

  7. Ravioli in the Kitchen

  8. Food Fare: Tea TimeSt. Patrick's Day

  9. Shenanchie's Sushi: No Raw Fish Allowed!

  10. Tamales

  11. Tea Time

About Shenanchie

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