AbeBooks has ventured into the kitchen and we're pleased to introduce our new Books for Cooks section. From new cookbooks, to rare and collectible titles, to books that inspired your grandma, you're sure to find all your cooking books here!


Seafood Cookbooks

Alaskan CookbookDip your toes into this collection of cookbooks dedicated to the art of cooking with seafood. Seafood Cookbooks


Weird Cookbooks

Manifold DestinyWe've discovered the world's weirdest cookbooks. From cooking on your car engine to receipes for insects and cooking in the nude - we've got some of the weirdest and craziest cookbooks around. See the Weirdest Cookbooks


Ethnic Cookbooks

African CookerySara Croft, our cookbook expert, introduces us to a varied selection of ethnic cookbooks, a true adventure for your mouth! Read More About Ethnic Cookbooks

Top Tagged Cookbooks on LibraryThing

Joy of Cooking
  1. Joy of Cooking, Irma S. Rombauer
  2. Better Homes & Gardens New Cook Books, Better Homes & Gardens
  3. Betty Crocker's Cookbook, Betty Crocker
  4. Moosewood Restaurant Cooks At Home, Moosewood Collective
  5. The Fannie Farmer Cookbook, Marion Cunningham
  6. How To Cook Everything, Mark Bittman
  7. The New Basics Cookbook, Julee Rosso
  8. The Moosewood Cookbook, Mollie Katzen
  9. Vegetarian Cooking For Everyone, Deborah Madison
  10. I'm Just Here For The Food, Alton Brown

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Most Expensive Cookbooks Ever Sold

Cookbooks are very collectible. Discover what were the top prices paid for cookbooks through AbeBooks in 2006.

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Plus: Diet Books That Time Forgot Learn More About Diet Books


Ask The Expert

New & Recommended Cookbooks

Do you have a question about a cookbook? Have you forgotten the name of a favorite recipe? How about sharing a cookbook story? Sara Croft, our cookbook expert, wants to hear from you! Got a Cookbook Question?

Author Interview: Heidi Swanson

Author InterviewAbeBooks resident foodie Michael P speaks with Heidi Swanson about her new cookbook Super Natural Cooking and how cooking with natural foods really is exciting. Read the Heidi Swanson Interview

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Award-Winning Books for Cooks

Cookbook Award Winners

From the Gourmand World to the James Beard Awards, we've got award-winning cookbooks at great prices. See the Entire Cookbook Awards List


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