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Little Library Parties
Little Library Parties

Little Library Parties



192 Pages, 5.5 x 7.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $33.95)

Publication Date: November 2022

ISBN 9781803281230

Rights: US & CA

Head of Zeus US (Nov 2022)
Head of Zeus

Price: $24.95


Fifty party recipes inspired by literature, from the author of The Little Library Cookbook

In Little Library Parties, Kate Young draws on all of her experience catering for weddings and events, and her love of cooking for friends, with 50 new recipes for entertaining. From dinner party feasts and canapes for a crowd, to barbecues and tea parties and that all important morning-after tonic, Kate provides delicious and joyful recipes to share with those you love – as always, inspired by her favorite literature. With beautiful photographs throughout and in a gorgeous, giftable format, this is the perfect book to help you kick off the party season.


"With gorgeous photography and comforting contemplations, this is the present for the party season, and a lovely gift for anyone who loves books, food or both!" Woman and Home

"Filled with stunning photography, the book is a feast for the eyes as well as the palate. Featuring a variety of recipes for different skill levels, this is a thoughtful read for any home cook, especially if they happen to be a bibliophile." Booklist on The Little Library Year

"Recipes you long to cook, suggestions for books you want to read, a sense of place and season, and tales of a life lived thoughtfully and well. This is a very special book, written with great generosity. I loved it." —Diana Henry, author, From the Oven to the Table, on The Little Library Year

"Bibliophile foodies have a treat in store for them. Many treats, in fact." —Jasper Fforde on The Little Library Year

"A wonderful, brilliant book. Instantly comforting, effortlessly beautiful and suffused with the generosity that#&39;s at the heart of any good meal." —Ruby Tandoh, author, Crumb: A Baking Book on The Little Library Year

“What a joy this is for hungry readers everywhere: stylish, fun and clever. If there is comfort food, there is also comfort reading, and The Little Library Cookbook is it.” —Bee Wilson, author, Consider the Fork, on The Little Library Cookbook

Author Biography

Kate Young is an award-winning food writer and cook. As a dedicated bookworm, Kate’s reading inspires her in the kitchen. After mastering the treacle tart from Harry Potter, Kate started blogging about her creations and was named Blogger of the Year in 2017 by the Guild of Food Writers.

Her first book, The Little Library Cookbook, was shortlisted for Fortnum & Mason’s debut food book award and won a World Gourmand food writing award. Kate is also the author of The Little Library Year and The Little Library Christmas and has written for the Guardian, Sainsbury’s Magazine and The Pool.