No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.
New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…Find out more
See below for a selection of the latest books from Quick & easy cooking category. Presented with a red border are the Quick & easy cooking books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Quick & easy cooking books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!
As busy moms, we love sitting down to a home-cooked meal with our families, don't you? It can be a challenge to serve up taste-tempting, healthy meals that will please everyone, but we think we have the answer. Mom's Go-To Recipes has 225 family-friendly recipes for every occasion, from home cooks just like you. Start the day off right with a great breakfast. Speedy Egg Sandwiches and Freezer French Toast Sticks are just right for hungry kids...wrap them up and take 'em along! You'll find plenty of delicious dinnertime recipes, including lots of one-pot meals. Cook up Zucchini Spaghetti on the stovetop in no time at all, or try oven-baked goodness like Sheet Pan Sausage Bake or Cheesy Chicken Hot Dish for pure comfort. If low & slow is your choice, fill up the slow cooker with Easy Mexican Chicken. Momma's Cheesy Potato Soup or Connie's Black Bean & Corn Chili are perfect for lunchtime and light suppers. Make it a meal with Lillie's Fruit Salad on the side. You can't go wrong with these recipes! For snacktime and party time, there are treats like Chip Chicken Lollipops and Pizza-Style Nachos. Sweet endings include Fudgy Choco-Toffee Bars and Banana Split Ice Cream Pie...yum! We've included easy-to-follow directions using familiar ingredients, plus quick & easy cooking tips and clever ideas for sharing food and fun. Just look inside...you're sure to find a recipe you want to try tonight! 225 Recipes Table of contents: Off You Go! Breakfasts - Just a Bite for Lunch - Sizzling Stovetop Suppers - Classic Oven-Baked Comfort Foods - Slow-Cooker Family Favorites - After-School Snacks & Party Treats - Mom's Best Desserts
15-Minute Vegan features 100 brand new vegan recipes that can be prepared in mere moments. Using ingredients that are available in supermarkets, the recipes are as easy as can be - from shopping to cooking to serving. The book starts with Katy's introduction to vegan cooking and cooking, with advice on the equipment you need to make your cooking go faster, plus essential storecupboard ingredients. In chapters covering Breakfast, Light Bites, Mains, Essentials and Sweet Stuff, Katy offers 100 straightforward recipes and tips about preparation, freezing and storing. Whether you're already eating vegan or just want to try something new, nothing could be simpler and faster than 15-Minute Vegan.
'A delicious and much needed nudge towards a healthier and more sustainable kitchen' Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall 'More than a recipe book, this is a guide for how to shop and eat now!' Skye Gyngell With foreword by Guy Singh-Watson, farmer and founder of Riverford. Eat Green is a cookbook for everyone who wants to enjoy tasty food which is good for you, simple to make, affordable to cook every day and to reduce their impact on the planet. Bestselling author and home cook, Melissa Hemsley gives you over 100 recipes that focus on UK-grown, easy-to-buy ingredients, cutting down on food waste and putting flavour first. These veg-packed and veg-centric recipes celebrate the very best of the seasons with simple swaps meaning that meat and fish can be added in or taken away, so everyone can enjoy a delicious meal, whether they are an omnivore, vegetarian or something in between. Melissa's down-to-earth approach to joyful eating encourages us to cook healthy food from scratch while being mindful of life's pressures and time constraints and Eat Green includes plenty of: - easy swaps to use up food you have to hand and reinvent your leftovers - batch cooking advice and meals to stock up your freezer - quick 30 minute midweek dinners and one pot meals - make-ahead packed lunches for work or weekend trips - family-friendly dishes and healthy spins on comfort food favourites - plus an A-Z of full of creative ideas for using up odds and ends that you might usually throw away Recognising that zero waste is not yet achievable for many of us, Eat Green is a helping hand towards the first steps to a more sustainable way of eating. But more importantly it celebrates the pleasure of really good food anyone can cook and everyone can savour.
'Bethie's hungerpots will revolutionise mealtimes!' - Melissa Hemsley Do you have one pot and 20 minutes? You've got dinner! Perfect for people who love food but lack time, hungerpots are simple, creative and stress-free. Make wholesome, homemade favourites including Sweet Potato Chilli, Chicken Katsu Casserole and Mac and Cheese, as well as sweet treats like Skillet Brownies and Apple Cobbler, all with zero ability required. Just pop all the ingredients in the pot, turn up the heat and enjoy! Over 70 simply delicious and creative recipes that will please the whole family, with chapters covering: Pasta Pots Rice Pots Noodle Pots Plants and Beans Pots Hungerpuds
Being vegan or vegetarian, or wanting to reduce your meat intake, doesn't mean missing out on fantastic takeaway favourites. The Veggie Chinese Takeaway Cookbook offers over 70 amazing meat-free recipes, most of which can easily be made vegan. Kwoklyn Wan has spent his life cooking in Chinese restaurants and knows how to make your home recipes taste just like the takeaway. Chinese food is ideal for a veggie diet as it makes the most of fresh vegetables and meat substitutes, and uses very little dairy - but at the same time packs fantastic flavour into everything. From tom yum soup to spring rolls, fried tofu with chilli and black beans or aubergine with sesame seeds, to Hong Kong crispy noodles and sticky rice parcels, you can re-create the tastes of your favourite restaurant quicker than the time it takes to pick up the phone and order.
A fresh and innovative cookbook that includes 200 quick and easy-to-follow visual recipes featuring simple photographic ingredients and steps. 1 ingredient + 1 ingredient + 1 ingredient 1 pot for 15 minutes = 1 delicious meal! Exhausted after a long, demanding day at work, most of us don't want to spend time at the stove hashing over recipes filled with detailed and sometimes confusing instructions. We just want to get dinner on the table quickly and with little fuss. In addition, many of us are novices when it comes to our kitchens, unfamiliar with a range of ingredients, from spices to fresh veggies. Look Cook Eat ingeniously takes the fuss out of cooking, showing how to create delicious, sophisticated yet simple dishes in a whole new way. The recipes are broken down into their essential ingredients (joined by + signs) and amounts for each. Then just follow the arrow (->) to see which utentils, pots, and pans to use, and for cooking times. Every recipe is accompanied by a lush, full page-four color photo of the finished dish. The result is great, fast fare sure to please the whole family. The book also offers four-color pictures to help budding home cooks identify and learn about a range of ingredients. Welcome to the kitchen of simplicity. Look Cook Eat makes cooking convenient and fun!
After a long day at work, heading home to cook a fussy, complicated meal is the last thing anyone wants to do. Keeping it Simple is the ultimate collection to have on hand for these moments. Featuring over 60 quick and easy, drool-worthy one-pot dinners you can whip up in the time in takes to have a glass of wine (or two, let's be honest), Yasmin Fahr has got you covered. Inspired by her column for Serious Eats, One-Pot Wonders, Yasmin sets out to arm readers with sneaky gems and low-key showstoppers that work every time, and a promise that they will learn at least one new move (if not a good few) to up their skills in the kitchen. The ultimate goal is to get dinner on the table quickly, but also to create something truly delicious as a weeknight reward. Why order a takeaway when you can throw together Miso-Ghee Chicken with Roasted Radishes or Rigatoni and Broccoli with Crispy Prosciutto in 20 minutes? And when you can cook it all in one pot, clean-up is a breeze. Featuring humorous and relatable anecdotes and musings on cooking and life, in Yasmin's witty and energetic style, Keeping it Simple is the book you'll keep coming back to night after night for inspiration both in the kitchen and out. It's a collection that will remind you why you love to cook in the first place.
Exciting Plant-Based Meals without the Mess Plant-based cooking just got easier than ever! Cleanup is a snap when your dinner cooks in one dish, and getting more plants into your diet is downright delicious with approachable yet inspired recipes like: Crispy Black Bean Chilaquiles Hoisin-Glazed Stuffed Acorn Squash Jamaican Jerk Veggie & Pineapple Lettuce Wraps Louisiana-Style Cajun Jambalaya Creamy Pumpkin Risotto with Fried Sage Chickpea Burgers with Sweet Mustard Sauce Street Corn Pita Pockets Mango Tango Pesto Pasta Balsamic Strawberry & Avocado Quinoa You won't find any salads or tofu here! Perfect for vegans, vegetarians and veggie-loving omnivores alike, this book centers on whole food recipes for more nutritious, satisfying meals without sacrificing flavor. Even on your busiest weeknights, these simple yet delicious meals will please the whole family with time to spare.
In 7 Day Vegan Challenge, Bettina Campolucci Bordi shows that with a little bit of planning, following a vegan diet has never been so effortless, accessible and fun. Bettina uses easy-to-find, affordable ingredients to produce fast, tasty meals that won't leave you feeling hungry or like you're missing out. Kickstart your morning with Banoffee oats or Breakfast burritos, fill your lunchbox with a Tokyo hummus sandwich or a Quick laksa, and finish your day with Kimchi fried rice or Cauliflower steak, with a Key lime pie for dessert. Handy icons indicate if something can be batch-cooked, if it contains nuts, how long it will keep in the fridge and if it can be frozen. This is an inclusive book that embraces everyone, from full-on vegans to those who know it makes good sense to eat more veg. Inside you'll find: Over 70 inventive recipes, including nut- and gluten-free options Convenient meal planners to suit your lifestyle Weekly shopping lists Tips for batch cooking, freezing and making ahead
A student cookbook with a difference, The Hungry Student not only gives more than 200 quick, cheap and tasty recipes that will impress all your mates, but there are also indispensable tips on everything the new student needs to know, from barbecuing tips and drinking games, to how to tackle those tricky household chores. With chapters dedicated to PhD in One Pot, Outdoor Grub, Mates for Tea, Strapped for Cash, Eat Healthy, Bachelor of Budget Bakes & Puds, Back to Basics and The Bar, there are opportunities for impromptu parties, end of the month budget creations and comfort foods for one. Each recipe has a cost breakdown to help with budgeting and detailed instructions to make them accessible to even the most novice cook. While Eat Healthy contains full nutritional information to prep your body and brain for intensive studying (and partying!) Forget the textbooks, this is the only book you'll ever need to get through your first year!