From Eater San Francisco (sf.eater.com
"He may be in the twilight of his time on Food Network, but Emeril
Lagasse’s career as an author has just been kicked up a notch: "Martha
Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc., which owns the rights to the Emeril
Lagasse franchise of books, television shows and kitchen products, on
Thursday announced a 10-book deal between the celebrity chef and
publisher HarperCollins…Mr. Lagasse is set to release his first
book—with a focus on indoor and outdoor grilling—in May 2009."