Food Inspiration

We're all eating at home more often lately. Let great food writing inspire you and remind you why cooking and baking can be deeply satisfying ways to spend time each day.

The Gastronomical Me Cover Image
ISBN: 9780865473928
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Published: North Point Press - October 10th, 1989

In 1929, a newly married M.F.K. Fisher said goodbye to a milquetoast American culinary upbringing and sailed with her husband to Dijon, where she tasted real French cooking for the first time. The Gastronomical Me is a chronicle of her passionate embrace of a whole new way of eating, drinking, and celebrating the senses.

Women on Food: Charlotte Druckman and 115  Writers, Chefs, Critics, Television Stars, and Eaters Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419736353
Published: Abrams Press - October 29th, 2019

Women on Food unites the radical, diverging female voices of the food industry in this urgent, moving, and often humorous collection of essays, interviews, questionnaires, illustrations, quotes, and ephemera.
Edited by Charlotte Druckman and featuring esteemed food journalists and thinkers, including Soleil Ho, Nigella Lawson, Diana Henry, Carla Hall, Samin Nosrat,

Life Without a Recipe: A Memoir of Food and Family Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393249095
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 18th, 2016

“Diana Abu-Jaber is the Ambassador of Big-Heartedness.”—Patrick Volk, on The Language of Baklava

Shark's Fin and Sichuan Pepper: A Sweet-Sour Memoir of Eating in China Cover Image
By Fuchsia Dunlop, Bee Wilson (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780393357745
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 15th, 2019

The modern classic that redefined the travel food memoir, with a new foreword from Bee Wilson.

Extra Helping: Recipes for Caring, Connecting, and Building Community One Dish at a Time Cover Image
By Janet Reich Elsbach, Julia Turshen (Foreword by), Anna Brones (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781611806021
Published: Roost Books - November 13th, 2018

A portion of the sales proceeds will be donated to Feeding AmericaEvery book sold provides five meals to families in need!

Show up, be kind, and cook! Over 70 recipes for those who need a helping hand in your community.