Chef Lidia Bastianich will meet, greet, and sign her newest cookbook, Lidia’s Commonsense Italian Cooking: 150 Delicious and Simple Recipes Anyone Can Master. Launched in conjunction with a public television series, the beautifully illustrated cookbook lays out Lidia’s personal cooking tips throughout her simple, seasonal, and economical recipes. Lidia is one of the most-loved chefs on television, a best-selling cookbook author, and restaurateur. She has held true to her Italian roots and culture, which she proudly and warmly shares with fans. Bites from her book will be sampled. More information about Lidia at www.lidiasitaly.com.