The Cookbook Buyer’s Year-end Picks

In this digital age, you would think publishers would be printing less and less cookbooks.  In fact, this year’s crop of cookbooks is as strong as any year I’ve seen since I became the cookbook buyer in 2000.  I find that amazing, considering the growing strength of the Kindle and the Nook, cookbook apps, online recipe sites, and such.  But the cookbook, as a publishing category, is as strong as ever, due in part to the Food Network and the Cooking Channel.  [Read more…]