9 Great Books for Foodies

Food for thought

Here at the Scottish Book Trust we adore reading, but our love of food is almost as strong. This list celebrates some of the finest books about food and eating - we hope you'll sample at least one of them before enjoying your next gourmet experience.

Moveable Feast cover

1. A Moveable Feast

Ernest Hemingway
Gourmet Rhapsody by Muriel Barbery

2. Gourmet Rhapsody

Muriel Barbery
The Hundred-Foot Journey by Richard C. Morais

3. The Hundred-Foot Journey

Richard C. Morais
Kitchen Confidential

4. Kitchen Confidential

Anthony Bourdain
Not on the Label by Felicity Lawrence

5. Not on the Label

Felicity Lawrence

6. A History of English Food

Clarissa Dickson Wright
Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

7. Fast Food Nation

Eric Schlosser
American Psycho cover

8. American Psycho

Bret Easton Ellis

List created by

Jonathan Melville

JonathanĀ is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

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