In today's hectic and crazy world, it's hard to find time to prepare a healthy home-cooked meal. That's why Good Housekeeping's "Rush Hour!" magazine column has proved so popular; it helps busy people make wonderful dinners in less than half an hour. Now there's an entire new book of Rush Hour recipes, with 150 quick and delicious dishes featuring beef, pork, fish, chicken, pasta, vegetables, and soups. Some are classic American favorites; others are Italian, Thai, Mexican, or other specialties. Since these entrees take under 30 minutes, there's time to bake delicious desserts too. The book's introduction offers time-saving cooking tips, with advice on stocking the pantry, the best kitchen equipment, and food preparation shortcuts.