Cooking / Nutrition Books

Eating Well Before, During, and After Cancer

What To Eat During Cancer Treatment

100 Great-Tasting, Family-Friendly Recipes to Help You Cope

Written by Jeanne Besser, Kristina Ratley, Sheri Knecht, and Michele Szafranski

Paperback: $19.95 (Ca $21.95)

The ultimate comfort-food cookbook for people undergoing treatment—and the whole family! If you or someone you care about is going through cancer treatment or experiencing other health problems that make eating difficult, this award-winning cookbook will make life a whole lot easier. Inside, you will find 100 fast, flavorful recipes, all organized by side effects, including recipes to deal with nausea, diarrhea, constipation, sore mouth, difficulty swallowing, taste alterations, and unintentional weight loss.

158 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date:July 2009
ISBN:9781604430059



National Health Information Award, Gold Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Association Media and Publishing SNAP / EXCEL Award, Silver Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal
USA Best Books Award, Finalist
Association TRENDS All Media Contest, Silver Medal


American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Nutrition for Cancer Survivors, Second Edition

Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer

By Barbara L. Grant, Abby S. Bloch, Kathryn K. Hamilton, and Cynthia A. Thomson

Paperback, $24.95 (Ca $27.95)

Everything you need to know to eat healthy during and after cancer treatment! Eating well is important for everyone, but it is essential for people with cancer. Good nutrition can boost the immune system and reduce the risk of infection as people undergo treatment. It also can help a person's body heal after the stress of therapy. Eating a balanced, healthy diet and being physically active can provide a solid foundation for a long, healthy life. This comprehensive guide covers everything a person with cancer should know about eating well.

284 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9780944235782


American Medical Writers Association Award, Winner
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner
Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


Maya's Secrets

100 Delightful Latin Dishes for a Healthier You

Written by Maya León-Meis, Malena Perdomo, and Martín Limas-Villers

Paperback: $19.95 (Ca $21.95)

Healthy Latin recipes for the whole family! Discover the tantalizing tastes of Latin America in Maya’s Secrets, a new cookbook featuring more than 100 great-tasting, good-for-you recipes. With an emphasis on fresh and healthy ingredients, these delicious and easy-to-prepare recipes bring together the flavors of Peru, Mexico, Cuba, Panama, and Brazil, to name a few. From Panamanian Ceviche to Flounder Stuffed with Crabmeat and Peruvian Chicken Stew, this book will introduce you to dishes that are sure to become family favorites. Also available in Spanish!

160 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: December 2012
ISBN: 9781604430288


Gourmand World Cookbook Award, Winner
Living Now Books Award, Bronze Medal
Next Generation Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Next Generation Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Apex Grand Award
USA Best Book Award, Winner


Los Secretos de Maya

100 deliciosas recetas latinas para una buena salud

Written by Maya León-Meis, Malena Perdomo, and Martín Limas-Villers

Paperback: $19.95 (Ca $21.95)

Healthy Latin recipes for the whole family! Discover the tantalizing tastes of Latin America in the Spanish edition of Maya’s Secrets, a new cookbook featuring more than 100 great-tasting, good-for-you recipes. With an emphasis on fresh and healthy ingredients, these delicious and easy-to-prepare recipes bring together the flavors of Peru, Mexico, Cuba, Panama, and Brazil, to name a few. From Panamanian Ceviche to Flounder Stuffed with Crabmeat and Peruvian Chicken Stew, this book will introduce you to dishes that are sure to become family favorites. Also available in English!

208 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: August 2014
ISBN: 9781604430356


The Great American Eat-Right Cookbook

140 Great-Tasting, Good-for-You Recipes

Written by Jeanne Besser and Colleen Doyle

Hardcover: $29.95 (Ca $32.95)

Eating right never tasted so good! This award-winning cookbook offers 140 great-tasting, good-for-you recipes, as well as helpful resources for getting your food choices on a healthy eating track. Recipes range from satisfying weeknight standbys to guest-worthy entrees. Nutritional information is provided for each recipe to help you make healthy, balanced choices throughout the day.  

208 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: August 2007
ISBN: 9780944235935


National Health Information Award, Bronze Medal
Association Media and Publishing / EXCEL Award, Bronze Medal
USA Best Books Award, Winner


American Cancer Society's Healthy Eating Cookbook, Third Edition

A Celebration of Food, Friends, and Healthy Living

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Hardcover: $24.95 (Ca $27.95)

Eat your way to better health! Eating right and being physically active can lower cancer risk, and the recipes and tips in this book are designed to make it fun and easy. Now in its third edition, this popular cookbook includes more than 300 healthy and delicious recipes for appetizers, soups, and salads; fish, poultry, meat, and pasta; main courses; as well as side dishes, breads, and tempting desserts. Each section features favorite dishes from friends and celebrities in the worlds of entertainment, sports, and business.


272 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: June 2005
ISBN: 9780944235577


Celebrate!

Healthy Entertaining for Any Occasion

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Paperback: $19.95 (Ca $21.95)   

Party hearty—and healthy! Celebrate in style without taking a break from healthy eating and delicious food. This book pairs 20 festive, fun-themed menus with 150 easy recipes that don’t sacrifice taste. Each menu includes appetizers, main dishes, side dishes, desserts, and even beverages. And the creative activities and decorating ideas will make entertaining a breeze.

272 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: April 2001
ISBN: 9780944235188


Kids' First Cookbook

Delicious-Nutritious Treats to Make Yourself!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Hardcover: $13.95 (Ca $15.95)

Family fun in a beautifully illustrated cookbook! Activities, colorful recipes, and more. Inside this book are recipes, cooking tips, and activities to help turn meal preparation into exciting family fun! Kids' First Cookbook is chock-full of exciting and colorful recipes, from the simplest snacks to masterful meals. The book will help children make healthy and wholesome food choices that will benefit them for a lifetime. Guaranteed to start them on the road to healthy eating—the fun way!

96 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: October 1999
ISBN: 9780944235195


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