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Recently, I got to attend an event at Flanders House (I encourage you to check out their site and sign up for their newsletter). The event was for the new book, A Taste of Molecules by Diane Fresquez. It’s a fascinating read, about the science of taste and taste in relation to memory, written in [...]
Looking for some last minute gift ideas for your friends who love food? I’m finally catching up on my book pile and I have some suggestions!
This week I had the pleasure of meeting talented dessert artist Jessie Oleson (aka Cakespy) in person when she had a signing at baked (one of my fave Brooklyn bakeries, comic here)!
Here’s a cool new book coming out soon! If you like desserts and cartoons (as I obviously do), you’ll want to check out Sara Varon’s new graphic novel Bake Sale.
Even though I’ve always been an ardent fan of Fumi Yoshinaga (her manga, Antique Bakery, inspired me to get into drawing food comics in the first place!), her latest has made her even dearer to me! Not Love But Delicious Foods Make Me So Happy (fantastic title!), out from Yen Press, seems almost like it [...]
I have a few recommendations for yummy Summer reading!
I’d like to take a moment to recommend some food related manga that I find inspirational. Manga are Japanese comics (for those who don’t know) and one of the books that inspired me to create The City Sweet Tooth is a manga called Antique Bakery by Fumi Yoshinaga. The story concerns a small bakery and [...]