Anne Applebaum is the author of nearly half a dozen books, including Gulag: A History, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 2004. She’s also a columnist for the Washington Post and Slate, as well as the director of political studies at the Legatum Institute in London. She lives in Poland, Washington, D.C., and London. Danielle Crittenden blogs for the Huffington Post, and her work has appeared in publications as wide-ranging as the Wall Street Journal and Ladies’ Home Journal. She lives in Washington, D.C. From a Polish Country House Kitchen is their first cookbook together.