Staff Favorites - Cooking

Take home one of our staff's favorite books on cooking and make yourself something delicious for dinner.
Title Author Cover
Food anatomy : the curious parts & pieces of our edible world Rothman, Julia, author. Food anatomy : the curious parts & pieces of our edible world cover image
Deep run roots : stories and recipes from my corner of the South Howard, Vivian (Vivian S.), 1978- author. Deep run roots : stories and recipes from my corner of the South cover image
The America's test kitchen cookbook The America's test kitchen cookbook cover image
The homemade kitchen : recipes for cooking with pleasure Chernila, Alana. The homemade kitchen : recipes for cooking with pleasure cover image
A year of pies : a seasonal tour of home baked pies English, Ashley, 1976- A year of pies : a seasonal tour of home baked pies cover image
Simply keto Ryan, Suzanne (Blogger), author. Simply keto cover image
Veganomicon : the ultimate vegan cookbook Moskowitz, Isa Chandra, author. Veganomicon : the ultimate vegan cookbook cover image
Whole-grain mornings : new breakfast recipes to span the seasons Gordon, Megan, 1979- Whole-grain mornings : new breakfast recipes to span the seasons cover image
Classic German baking : the very best recipes for traditional favorites, from pfeffernüsse to streuselkuchen Weiss, Luisa, author. Classic German baking : the very best recipes for traditional favorites, from pfeffernüsse to streuselkuchen cover image
The art of simple food : notes, lessons, and recipes from a delicious revolution Waters, Alice, author. The art of simple food : notes, lessons, and recipes from a delicious revolution cover image
Cooking in the moment : a year of seasonal recipes Reusing, Andrea. Cooking in the moment : a year of seasonal recipes cover image
Vegetables every day : the definitive guide to buying and cooking today's produce, with more than 350 recipes Bishop, Jack, 1963- Vegetables every day : the definitive guide to buying and cooking today's produce, with more than 350 recipes cover image
Budget bytes : over 100 easy, delicious recipes to slash your grocery bill in half Moncel, Beth, author. Budget bytes : over 100 easy, delicious recipes to slash your grocery bill in half cover image
The art of fermentation : an in-depth exploration of essential concepts and processes from around the world Katz, Sandor Ellix, 1962- The art of fermentation : an in-depth exploration of essential concepts and processes from around the world cover image
Aida Mollenkamp's keys to the kitchen : the essential reference for becoming a more accomplished, adventurous cook : 305 recipes, 40 fundamental techniques, 300 photographs & illustrations Mollenkamp, Aida. Aida Mollenkamp's keys to the kitchen : the essential reference for becoming a more accomplished, adventurous cook : 305 recipes, 40 fundamental techniques, 300 photographs & illustrations cover image
Josey Baker bread Baker, Josey. Josey Baker bread cover image
The smitten kitchen cookbook Perelman, Deb. The smitten kitchen cookbook cover image
Baked explorations : classic American desserts reinvented Lewis, Matt. Baked explorations : classic American desserts reinvented cover image
My Berlin kitchen : a love story, with recipes Weiss, Luisa. My Berlin kitchen : a love story, with recipes cover image
The pioneer woman cooks : food from my frontier Drummond, Ree. The pioneer woman cooks : food from my frontier cover image
The making of a chef : mastering heat at the Culinary Institute of America Ruhlman, Michael, 1963- The making of a chef : mastering heat at the Culinary Institute of America cover image
A homemade life : stories and recipes from my kitchen table Wizenberg, Molly. A homemade life : stories and recipes from my kitchen table cover image
A year of picnics : recipes for dining well in the great outdoors English, Ashley, 1976- A year of picnics : recipes for dining well in the great outdoors cover image
An everlasting meal : cooking with economy and grace Adler, Tamar. An everlasting meal : cooking with economy and grace cover image
The omnivore's dilemma : a natural history of four meals Pollan, Michael. The omnivore's dilemma : a natural history of four meals cover image
BakeWise : the hows and whys of successful baking with over 200 magnificent recipes Corriher, Shirley O. BakeWise : the hows and whys of successful baking with over 200 magnificent recipes cover image
Paleo comfort foods : homestyle cooking for a gluten-free kitchen Mayfield, Julie. Paleo comfort foods : homestyle cooking for a gluten-free kitchen cover image
Joy the baker cookbook : 100 simple and comforting recipes Wilson, Joy, 1981- Joy the baker cookbook : 100 simple and comforting recipes cover image
The food lab : better home cooking through science López-Alt, J. Kenji, author. The food lab : better home cooking through science cover image
Eight flavors : the untold story of American cuisine Lohman, Sarah, author. Eight flavors : the untold story of American cuisine cover image
The homemade pantry : 101 foods you can stop buying & start making Chernila, Alana. The homemade pantry : 101 foods you can stop buying & start making cover image
Salt, fat, acid, heat : mastering the elements of good cooking Nosrat, Samin, author. Salt, fat, acid, heat : mastering the elements of good cooking cover image
Flour : spectacular recipes from Boston's Flour Bakery + Cafe Chang, Joanne. Flour : spectacular recipes from Boston's Flour Bakery + Cafe cover image
The love and lemons cookbook : an apple-to-zucchini celebration of impromptu cooking Donofrio, Jeanine, author. The love and lemons cookbook : an apple-to-zucchini celebration of impromptu cooking cover image
Blood, bones, & butter : the inadvertent education of a reluctant chef. Hamilton, Gabrielle. Blood, bones, & butter : the inadvertent education of a reluctant chef. cover image
The food52 cookbook : 140 winning recipes from exceptional home cooks Hesser, Amanda. The food52 cookbook : 140 winning recipes from exceptional home cooks cover image
From crook to cook Snoop Dogg, 1972- author. From crook to cook cover image
The perfect scoop : 200 recipes for ice creams, sorbets, gelatos, granitas, and sweet accompaniments Lebovitz, David, author. The perfect scoop : 200 recipes for ice creams, sorbets, gelatos, granitas, and sweet accompaniments cover image
Julie and Julia : my year of cooking dangerously Powell, Julie, 1973- Julie and Julia : my year of cooking dangerously cover image
Batch : over 200 recipes, tips & techniques for a well preserved kitchen MacCharles, Joel, author. Batch : over 200 recipes, tips & techniques for a well preserved kitchen cover image
Comfort in an instant : 75 comfort food recipes for your pressure cooker, multicooker + instant pot Clark, Melissa, author. Comfort in an instant : 75 comfort food recipes for your pressure cooker, multicooker + instant pot cover image
How to cook everything : simple recipes for great food Bittman, Mark. How to cook everything : simple recipes for great food cover image
The great big pressure cooker book : 500 easy recipes for every machine, both stovetop and electric Weinstein, Bruce, 1960- author. The great big pressure cooker book : 500 easy recipes for every machine, both stovetop and electric cover image
On food and cooking : the science and lore of the kitchen McGee, Harold. On food and cooking : the science and lore of the kitchen cover image
Vegetable love Kafka, Barbara. Vegetable love cover image
Plenty : vibrant vegetable recipes from London's Ottolenghi Ottolenghi, Yotam. Plenty : vibrant vegetable recipes from London's Ottolenghi cover image
Breakfast for dinner : recipes for frittata florentine, huevos rancheros, sunny-side-up burgers, and more! Landis, Lindsay. Breakfast for dinner : recipes for frittata florentine, huevos rancheros, sunny-side-up burgers, and more! cover image
Kitchen confidential : adventures in the culinary underbelly Bourdain, Anthony. Kitchen confidential : adventures in the culinary underbelly cover image
How to Instant Pot : mastering all the functions of the one pot that will change the way you cook Shumski, Daniel, author. How to Instant Pot : mastering all the functions of the one pot that will change the way you cook cover image
Christopher Kimball's Milk Street : Tuesday nights Kimball, Christopher, author. Christopher Kimball's Milk Street : Tuesday nights cover image