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  • MBAF
    Mary Berry
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    The baking queen is back!

    In Mary Berry's Absolute Favourites, the official tie-in book to her hit BBC Two series, the Great British Bake Off judge reveals the secrets of her very favourite foods to inspire your family to fall in love with a delicious new dish.

    Using produce from the farmers' market, the herb garden, the seaside, the countryside and more, this all-new collection of over 100 fuss-free Mary Berry recipes offers a plethora of inspirational ideas that anyone can try - and everyone will love! From tempting Mini Beef Wellingtons to Saturday Night Pasta, tempting canapes and indulgent cakes...

    Packed full of helpful step-by-step instructions and photographs for the favourite meals she never tires of, the no-nonsense advice in Mary Berry's Absolute Favourites will ensure that your friends and family are always eager for a second helping.
  • TUCC
    Stanley Tucci
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    Perhaps best known for his Academy Award-nominated performance in The Lovely Bones or as Caesar Flickerman in The Hunger Games, Stanley Tucci is a very accomplished man in the kitchen too. In The Tucci Table you will find a host of wholesome, hearty Italian meals from Hollywood's highly respected foodie.

    Featuring family-friendly dishes that are designed to bring everyone together, each recipe in this beautifully produced cookbook is inspired by Stanley's family's Italian, British and American roots and features an introduction to provide an insight into what makes the dish so special.

    From Roasted Sea Bass and Pan-Seared Venison to the humble Sausage Roll (with an Italian twist!), The Tucci Table captures the joys of cooking for the whole family.
  • WWBK
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    With recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner - all with their Points values clearly indicated - the Weight Watchers Book of Recipes is a cookbook full of delicious meals designed to help you keep healthy.

    Revised and updated the book has over 150 recipes, many of which are accompanied by sumptuous photography. All kinds of lifestyles are covered, so whether you want to freeze some meals ready for the week ahead or are looking for some vegetarian dishes, you'll find it in here.

    Alongside deliciously tempting recipes including Lemon Glazed Turkey with Mange Tout, Spicy Beef Tacos and Devil's Food Cake, there are also suggestions for special occasions including family gatherings and festive feasts.
  • Just 5 Ingredients Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780600632856
    JSTF
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    With the Just 5 Ingredients series, you will be able to create the amazing and effortless recipes featured throughout these three cookbooks.

    Whether you want a slow-cooker special, some irresistible Italian or a delicious dessert, these books will show you how to make them with just five ingredients. The slow-cooker book has everything from Red Pepper and Chorizo Tortilla to Honeyed Rice Pudding in its 100 recipes, while the Italian one has tasty treats including Chicken Milanese and Torilla Pizza with Salami.

    Ideal for busy and novice cooks, you'll also be able to enjoy Banana and Sticky Toffee Tarte Tatin, Fast Fruit Brulee and Apricot and Blueberry Cobbler with the cakes and desserts cookbook.

    Please note that the recipes in these books contain five ingredients alongside some store cupboard staples.
  • HPPY
    David Flynn
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    A recipe book that can change your life may sound like a far-fetched proposition, but The Happy Pear by brothers David and Stephen Flynn has been a revelation to many of us at the Book People. The book is packed with delicious, simple healthy-eating recipes that will lower cholesterol and change the way you look at healthy food forever.

    Based on the simple premise of eat more veg, and filled with recipes for good food that tastes as wonderful as the book's beautiful photography makes it look, the dishes offer mind-blowing flavour, stunning colour and every texture you could ever wish to experience - enough to make you miss meat less than you might think.

    From everyday breakfasts to lunches, dinners and scrumptious - but still wholesome - cakes, this collection of meat- and dairy-free recipes will have you and the whole family smiling on the outside and, most importantly, smiling on the inside too.
  • INSP
    Ali Maffucci
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    We've all heard of this wonderful kitchen gadget, some of us have even given it a go in our own kitchen. Now Inspiralized can show you how to make the most of this healthy revelation with its mouth-watering spiralizer recipes.

    From tips on how to use a spiralizer for the first time to making vegetable noodles, turning courgette into creamy clam linguine and transforming sweet potato into an unlikely yet tasty pizza base, the book is packed with imaginative, healthy dishes that taste just like your favourite indulgent originals - from breakfast to dessert and everything in-between.

    Written by spiralizer expert Ali Maffucci, the book covers every vegetable you can possibly spiralize and offers advice for feeding just yourself, your family and bigger crowds too - you'll be ready to make the most of this secret weapon for healthy cooking in no time.
  • HMCM
    Clodagh McKenna
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    From the chef behind the bestselling The Irish Farmers' Market Cookbook, Clodagh McKenna is back with her recipe book Homemade. With a strong focus on using local produce and eating together, the book brings together recipes and ideas gathered from Clodagh's years of travelling and taking notes.

    Filled with household tips, notes on food producers farmers' markets and Clodagh's favourite restaurants, cafes and bars, each delicious recipe is accompanied by stunning photography and illustrations - and cover aperitifs, lunchbox ideas, baking, mid-week suppers, home-made fast food, Sunday roasts and much more...

    Practical, popular, delicious and nutritious, Clodagh McKenna's recipes in Homemade are sure to get every family sitting together around the dinner table for a meal.
  • UMPL
    The Dumpling Sisters
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    Food Tubers The Dumpling Sisters bring you over 100 deliciously tasty and fuss-free Chinese recipes in their first cookbook!

    Amy and Julie Zhang have been entertaining and educating their YouTube following for years and this book will show you how to create their tantalising dishes in the comfort of your own home - from Best Ever Fried Rice to Cracking Five-spice Roast Pork Belly.

    With its step-by-step instructions, sumptuous photography and a focus on Chinese culture and eating etiquette, this is a great book to help you discover the joys of real Chinese cooking.
  • DLDF
    Lesley Waters
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    This delightful cookbook provides you with over 100 fresh and simple lactose-free recipes that can be used for healthy eating every day of the week!

    Millions of people are lactose intolerant and Deliciously Dairy Free will show how you never have to miss out on flavour if you're one of them. Also ideal for if you're going on a 'clean' diet, the book's recipes range from Olive Socca Bread with Butter Bean Hummus to Coconut and Coffee Ice.

    Cookery writer Lesley Waters also provides cheats and swaps along the way, meaning that die-hard dairy lovers will be able to enjoy all the favourite dishes they have been missing!
  • RHSC
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    The Really Hungry Student Cookbook offers delicious, stress-free recipes ideal for those who may find themselves living away from the comforts of home-cooking for the first time.

    Featuring hearty breakfasts for the morning after, easy snacks and lunches for on-the-go, quick pasta teatime dishes, suppers perfect for big groups like BBQs, burritos, tacos, curries and stir-fry, delicious vegan and veggie options for everyone, as well as extra-healthy salads, soups and juices for that detox life-style.

    This easy-to-follow, full-colour illustrated guide also has parties covered with cocktail and cupcake recipes too. With the help of this handy book, you'll soon be creating feasts for all your new friends and cooking for the family whenever you visit home too!
  • RFNM
    Holly Bell
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    Cooking for the whole family needn't be a chore! With Great British Bake Off star Holly Bell's Recipes for a Normal Mum, readers are introduced to a diverse collection of inventive, economical and simple recipes that the whole family can enjoy.

    With delightfully rustic colour photographs of each simple dish and straightforward step-by-step instructions to help you along every step of the way, the book is split into eight chapters - from learning which supermarket ingredients you should buy to baking, entertaining, cooking for two and much, much more... even ideas for using up surplus ingredients, ensuring that none of your ingredients ever go to waste!

    Containing mouth-watering recipes including Lemony Salmon Pasta with Courgettes & Peas, Mix It Up Breakfast Muffins, Tortilla Traybakes and a plethora of other quick recipes for the family, this is a book to which you can turn, no matter what aspect of family life you're approaching that day.
  • GFCB
    Heather Whinney, Jane Lawrie &
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    This title is currently available for pre-order only. All orders containing this title will be shipped in their entirety from 3 August onwards.

    Bake a selection of amazing gluten-free cakes, pastry and bread with the Gluten-Free Cookbook from DK!

    One in 100 people in the UK are thought to live with coeliac disease and this book has recipes for them - as well as those who suffer from other gluten intolerances. Each recipe has been carefully tested and provides a full nutritional breakdown so you know exactly what you're eating.

    There are also ideas for how to use store-cupboard essentials in gluten-free recipes and advice on how to tackle dinner parties and eating out. The cookbook also will show you how to make your own pasta!
  • GZHA
    Gizzi Erskine
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    This wonderfully healthy cookbook will be available to order soon. Please keep checking back.

    The latest addition to Jamie Oliver's Food Tube network and praised by the likes of Book People favourite Tom Kerridge, Gizzi Erskine is one of the UK's most influential chefs and in her new book Gizzi's Healthy Appetite she introduces a collection of over 100 of her favourite recipes.

    All palate-pleasing in their own right, the recipes will delight those who love their food rich in flavour, hearty and filling. Some of the highlights include the spicy Green Chilli Pork, the oozing Roasted Baby Cauliflower with Cheese Sauce and the fresh and flavoursome Tuna Tataki with Yuzu. Or if sweet treats are more your thing, a warm Molten Caramel & Chocolate pudding might prove difficult to resist...

    Packed with stunning photography that will have your tummy rumbling in anticipation, step-by-step instructions and recipes for food that you'll really want to eat, Gizzi Erskine's new book is full of tasty dishes that'll keep the whole family happy and thoroughly satisfied.
  • CWTF
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    Tinned fish has always been a kitchen cupboard staple and as a delicious, nutritious, sustainable and affordable ingredient it deserves to be celebrated. Here, Bart van Olphen demonstrates the versatility of cooking with tinned fish and it's sustainability as an ingredient.

    Complete with unique stories from sustainable fish-farmers who share how they fish fairly, how they were caught and what happens to the fish from sea to tin, Bart's enthusiasm for environmentally responsible fishing is prevalent throughout his recipes from Veal and Tuna Sandwich, Anchovy and Olive Tart to Sardine Tartar.

    Praised by the likes of Jamie Oliver, with his own channel on Jamie Oliver's Food Tube network, Cooking with Tinned Fish is packed with mouthwateringly delicious recipes that will delight the family: from simple soups and sauces to wholesome meals.
  • QESP
    Julie Pearce
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    Everyone loves pizza - and this book is the perfect addition to your kitchen shelf when it comes to creating your own!

    Bringing the taste of Italy into your household, the book shows how pizza is a very versatile and delicious dish - from the conventional Neapolitan version to Calzones, they're a favourite around the world.

    Bursting with contemporary ideas that use fresh and readily available ingredients, the recipes are fun to make - and even better to eat! A great cookbook for pizza lovers.
  • TRGE
    Guy Walters
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    An in-depth study of a famous escape adventure during the second world war, Guy Walters' The Real Great Escape is a fascinating read for anyone interested in military history. In early 1942, the Germans opened Stalag Luft III, a top-security prisoner-of-war camp for captured Allied airmen.

    The camp soon came to contain some of the most inventive and brave escapers the world has ever known - who performed an escape that would be immortalised in the classic film The Great Escape.

    This book takes a fresh look at the remarkable event by examining how it was really achieved and assessing the complex nature of the man who led it.
  • MEDC
    Dale Pinnock
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    TV's nutrition expert Dale Pinnock presents his unique and inspiring approach to healthy cooking in The Medicinal Chef.

    With over 80 straightforward and tasty recipes, each one is accompanied by a glossary of key ingredients and the nutritional benefits each component brings, so that you will know exactly what you are using and why.

    Among the recipes included are those for Omega 3-Rich Tuna Dishes, Pineapple-Zing Smoothies and Flu-Fighter Soup. Whether you want to put the fight foods in your body or are trying to beat an illness, the easy-to-follow and delicious recipes here prove that that eating healthily doesn't mean compromising on taste.
  • BOOZ
    Andy Hamilton
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    Discover the secrets to home brewing and drinks making in this no-nonsense, easy-to-follow guide that will teach the beginner and perfect the expert in the art of making over 100 tasty beverages, from beer made from hops, elder and yarrow and great tasting wines from fruit to cider from apples and pears as well as cordials, fizzy drinks and teas.

    Cheap, wholesome and including drinks tailored for all tastes and strength preferences, the Carrot Whiskey, Sloe and Damson Rum, Parsnip Sherry, Pumpkin Beer and Elderflower Champagne in this tempting book will impress your friends and have you all chinking glasses in no time. Cheers to that!
  • BRIL
    James Morton
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    With his lovable and eccentric personality, James Morton was surely the people's favourite to win the Great British Bake Off in 2012. Having made it to the final, he didn't quite clinch the title but gained himself a loyal following and in Brilliant Bread he provides a collection of easy-to-prepare recipes.

    Showcasing his passion for bread making, the book shows how you can make your own bread with supermarket flour and instant yeast. With step-by-step photographs throughout, the recipes range from basic loaves through to flatbreads, sourdoughs, sweet doughs, pretzels, doughnuts and much more!
  • SLWC
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    From pot roasts to North African tagines, celebrate the art of slow cooking with The Slow Cook Book.

    The 200 recipes featured include all the more traditional slow cook dishes such as hearty stews and pot roasts but you may also be surprised to find cakes and bakes featured as well. Each recipe shows both the traditional and the slow cook method for flexible cooking and advice on braising, stewing, poaching, steaming and baking will help you become a slow-cook expert in no time.

    Slow cooking is a great way to prepare wholesome, home-cooked food with minimal fuss and The Slow Cook Book contains everything you need to get started.
  • Quick Cook Set - 2 Books - Collection - 9990000014033
    QCFV
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    This collection brings together two delicious cookbooks - Jo McAuley's QuickCook: Low Fat and Sunil Vijayakar's QuickCook: Vegetarian.

    Each book offers a versatile collection of recipes that are easy to prepare and can be prepared in next to no time. QuickCook: Low Fat provides ideas for wholesome breakfasts, tasty dinners and desserts for the whole family, all of which are high on flavour but low in fat.

    Meanwhile, QuickCook: Vegetarian features over 360 meat-free meals that can be made in just 30, 20 or 10 minutes, so is ideal for anyone with a busy schedule. It contains recipes for breakfast, light bites, midweek meals, family favourites and delicious desserts.
  • 500 Cookies & 20 Minute recipes set - 2 Books - Collection
    FCTM
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    • Just £2.50 per book
    500 Cookies, Biscuits and Bakes provides an irresistible collection of delicious sweet treats, including step-by-step recipes for scones, muffins, cupcakes and flapjacks. There are even recipes for savoury crackers too! With over 500 fantastic photographs included to complement the recipes, this is a brilliant baking book for everyone. Meanwhile, 500 20-Minute Recipes offers fabulous and fast dishes for every meal and occasion, including ideas for breakfasts, main courses and desserts. All the recipes are easy to prepare and can be cooked in 20 minutes or less.
  • ASIC
    Lesley Pagett
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    Perfect for people who want to become a whizz in the kitchen - and those who want to re-familiarise themselves with the joys of the most simple fare - The Basic Cookbook is full of timeless recipes.

    With the mantra that kitchen know-how is easy to achieve once you know the basics, this guide to home cooking will show you everything you need to get started in the kitchen - from boiling rice and scrambling eggs to making the perfect roast!

    There are 300 delicious recipes to choose from for all kinds of meals - all with easy-to-follow instructions! With this book, you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to making meals.
  • VBU
    • £3.99
    With 400 delicious, healthy and economical dishes, ranging from soups, appetizers and vegetarian main dishes to meat, fish, desserts, breads and preserves.

    This is the perfect book for anyone on a tight budget who does not want to sacrifice flavour, nutritional values and the enjoyment and satisfaction of making good food for loved ones.