Summery Cookbooks for Juneteenth & Beyond

By Carrie McBride, Communications
June 6, 2022

Updated 5/31/2023

If you want to say more than "I carried a watermelon" to the summer parties, picnics, and celebrations in your near future, here are cookbooks focused on seasonal foods, recipes for gatherings with family and friends, and meal ideas for when you can't stand the thought of turning on the stove. 

Summaries provided via NYPL’s catalog, which draws from multiple sources. Click through to each book’s title for more.