Awesome Books by Black Cooks for the Whole Family to Enjoy!

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One of my favorite activities is to cook and experience new recipes with my family. It’s a great opportunity to teach your children or loved ones some fun techniques, spend some quality time together, and hopefully share a tasty meal or treat afterwards. It’s so wonderful to have the opportunity to cook with creativity and joy!

Black cooking is not just soul food. It is derived from many different cultures around the world. Here is a list of titles in which some great cooks share recipes from Africa, the Caribbean, the South and Harlem.

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In Bibi's Kitchen

Includes 75 recipes and stories gathered from Bibis (grandmothers) from eight African countries that touch the Indian Ocean. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby.