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Newman-Dailey Partners with NYT Best Selling Author Mary Kay Andrews Launch of Beach House Cookbook

Mary Kay Andrews Signing for Meagan

DESTIN, Fla. —Newman-Dailey Resort Properties is hosting the perennial New York Times bestseller and “Beach Read Queen” ( Mary Kay Andrews for the unveiling her new cookbook full of her favorite recipes. Presented with the breezy flair that made Mary Kay Andrews’ novels a summertime favorite, “The Beach House Cookbook” (St. Martin’s Press; $29.99) is a great addition for anyone staying in a beach vacation rental or seeking recipes that remind them of the beach. Mary Kay Andrews will visit Destin for a meet and greet and book signing at Barnes & Noble Bookstore on May 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

           “Mary Kay Andrews is one of our favorite authors and our staff and guests enjoy her hard-to-put-down, fun beach reads,” said Newman-Dailey Founder and CEO Jeanne Dailey. “We were excited to learn she was publishing a cookbook filled with recipes that are ideal for feeding families and friends staying in a beach house. For guests who like to visit during the holidays, the cookbook features recipes for every holiday, including Thanksgiving at the Beach.”

From an early spring dinner of cherry balsamic-glazed lamb chops and bacon-kissed green beans, to Fourth of July buttermilk-brined fried chicken, yuppie potato salad, and Coca-Cola cake, to her New Year’s Day Open House menu of charcoal-grilled oysters, home-cured gravlax, grits n’ greens casserole, and Meyer lemon bar trifle, the cookbook is filled with ideas for menus designed to put the chef and his/her guests in a permanently carefree coastal state of mind all year long.

As part of Mary Kay Andrews visit, Newman-Dailey Resort Properties will invite fans to register to win a beach bag filled with Mary Kay Andrews novels and signed copy of her new “The Beach House Cookbook.” The book signing will be held at Barnes & Noble Bookstore from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. located at 34904 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 118, Destin, FL 32541. Learn more about Mary Kay Andrews or order her cookbook online at Learn more about Newman-Dailey Resort Properties beach vacation homes at


About the Author
MARY KAY ANDREWS is The New York Times bestselling author of The Weekenders, Beach Town, Save the Date, Ladies’ Night, Spring Fever, Summer Rental, The Fixer Upper, Deep Dish, Blue Christmas, Savannah Breeze, Hissy Fit, Little Bitty Lies, and Savannah Blues. A former journalist for The Atlanta Journal Constitution, she lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

About Newman-Dailey Resort Properties, Inc.
Newman-Dailey Resort Properties is a premier vacation rental, real estate sales and association management company located in Miramar Beach, Fla. Founded 1985, Newman-Dailey consistently receives the "Certificate of Excellence" for positive reviews on TripAdvisor and has been voted “Best Vacation Rental Company” and “Best Property Management Company” by readers of Emerald Coast Magazine. For more information, call 850.837.1071, or visit or

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