Category Archives: Cooking

Love from Scratch by Kaitlyn Hill

Love from Scratch by Kaitlyn Hill. Delacorte Press, Random House, 2022. 9780593379165 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Romance, realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Reese has finally landed … Continue reading

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Cook It! The Dr. Seuss Cookbook For Kid Chefs by Daniel Gercke, photographs by Christopher Testani

Cook It! The Dr. Seuss Cookbook For Kid Chefs by Daniel Gercke, photographs by Christopher Testani. Random House Children’s Books, 2022. 9780525579595 Rating: (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover   What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Alice Waters Cooks Up a Food Revolution by Diane Stanley,  illustrated by Jessie Hartland

Alice Waters Cooks Up a Food Revolution by Diane Stanley,  illustrated by Jessie Hartland. Paula Wiseman, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9781534461406 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book … Continue reading

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The Café Competition (Jasper & Scruff #4) by Nicola Colton

The Café Competition (Jasper & Scruff #4) by Nicola Colton. Tiger Tales, 2022. 9781664340121 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback early chapter chapter book What did you like about the book?  A happy … Continue reading

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Sweet Justice : Georgia Gillmore and the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Mara Rockliff and illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Sweet Justice : Georgia Gillmore and the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Mara Rockliff and illustrated by R. Gregory Christie. Random House Studio, 2022. 9781524720643 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format : Hardcover picture book … Continue reading

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Carla and the Christmas Cornbread by Carla Hall (with Kristenn Hartke),  illustrated by Cherise Harris.

Carla and the Christmas Cornbread by Carla Hall (with Kristenn Hartke),  illustrated by Cherise Harris. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534494695 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Make, Bake & Learn to Cook by David Atherton, illustrated by Rachel Stubbs

Make, Bake & Learn to Cook: Fun & Healthy Recipes for Young Cooks by David Atherton,  illustrated by Rachel Stubbs. Candlewick Press, c2020, 2021. 9781536219364 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did … Continue reading

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Bizzy Bear, Pizza Chef by Benji Davies

Bizzy Bear, Pizza Chef by Benji Davies. Nosy Crow, 2021. 9781536220070 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book Genre:  Interactive What did you like about the book? This super cute board book will send … Continue reading

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Dumpling Day by Meera Sriram,  illustrated by Inéz de Antuñano

Dumpling Day by Meera Sriram,  illustrated by Inéz de Antuñano, recipes by Laurel P. Jackson. Barefoot Books, 2021. 9781646862818 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Jasmine Project by Meredith Ireland

The Jasmine Project by Meredith Ireland. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534477025 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction, romance What did you like about the book?  Recent high school grad Jasmine’s … Continue reading

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