Build a Better World, Build a Better Meal is part of the Tompkins County Public Library Adult Summer Reading program. In this program, participants read books and write 50 – 200 word reviews of them. For every review a participant completes, their name is added to a prize drawing.
The Build a Better World, Build a Better Meal section includes a list of cookbooks compiled by Tom Fredette. A sampling of some of the books in this section includes:
Adventures in Chicken: 150 Amazing Recipes from the Creator of Adventuresincooking.com
By Kosmas Flores, Eva
“Innovative chicken recipes paired with exquisite photos in the style of the author’s stunning blog, Adventures in Cooking.”
Chef Ronaldo’s Sabores de Cuba: Diabetes-Friendly Traditional and Nueva Cubano Cuisine
By Linares, Ronaldo
“Distinctive cuisines lend a sense of exoticism to any meal, and Cuban dishes are exceptionally popular these days. . . Chef Ronaldo’s Sabores de Cuba features nearly 100 recipes, all of which will wow your taste buds and meet the strict nutrition guidelines of the American Diabetes Association.”
Grilled Pizza the Right Way: The Best Technique for Cooking Incredible Tasting Pizza & Flatbread on Your Barbecue Perfectly Chewy & Crispy Every Ti
By Delpha, John
“John Delpha shows you the easy yet incredible way to make pizza on the grill-gas or charcoal-to create a unique, crispy crust with a little chew and an unforgettable smoky and cheesy flavor.”
Turner Classic Movies: Movie Night Menus: Dinner and Drink Recipes Inspired by the Films We Love
By Darlington, Tenaya
“Turner Classic Movies: Movie Night Menus spotlights thirty crowd-pleasing films from the 1930s through the ’80s, paired with signatures drinks and dishes that appear in, or are inspired by, each film’s setting and stars.”
A full list of cookbooks can be found on the Build a Better World, Build a Better Meal webpage.
The Adult Summer Reading program runs through August 5th. To register, visit their webpage.