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

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.

List price: $19.95

National Health Information Award, Gold Medal

National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist: Cookbook

Association Media and Publishing SNAP / EXCEL Award, Silver Medal

Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal: Adult Books: Cooking, Food & Wine

USA Best Books Award, Finalist: Cookbooks--General

Association TRENDS All Media Contest, Silver Medal


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

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

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.

List price: $24.95

American Medical Writers Association Award, Winner: Health Care Consumers

National Indie Excellence Award, Winner: Cancer

Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist: Diet/Nutrition/Food

Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal: Adult Books


Maya's Secrets

By Maya León-Meis, Malena Perdomo, and Martín Limas-Villers

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.

List price: $19.95

Gourmand World Cookbook Award, Winner: Health and Nurtition Book in USA

Living Now Books Award, Bronze Medal: Health and Wellness

Next Generation Indie Excellence Award, Finalist, Diet/Nutrition/Weight Loss

Next Generation Indie Excellence Award, Finalist, Cookbook and Home/Garden

Apex Grand Award

USA Best Book Award, Winner, Cookbooks--International


Los Secretos de Maya

deliciosas recetas latinas para una buena salud         

By Maya León-Meis, Malena Perdomo, and Martín Limas-Villers

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.

List Price: $19.95


The Great American Eat-Right Cookbook

Written by Jeanne Besser and Colleen Doyle, MS, RD

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.

List price: $29.95

National Health Information Award, Bronze Medal

SNAP / Excel Award, Bronze Medal

USA Best Books Award, Winner, Cookbooks: General


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

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.

List price: $24.95


Celebrate!

Healthy Entertaining for Any Occasion

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

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.

List price: $19.95


Kids' First Cookbook

Delicious-Nutritious Treats to Make Yourself!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

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! The 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!

List price: $13.95


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