Non fiction reads for Foodies and Food Lovers.

A Listmania! list by VintageRedhead (Cambridge, MA)
 
Kitchen Confidential Updated Edition: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (P.S.)
1.  Kitchen Confidential Updated Edition: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (P.S.) by Anthony Bourdain
$11.94   Used & New from: $0.47
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,884 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

The Nasty Bits: Collected Varietal Cuts, Usable Trim, Scraps, and Bones
2.  The Nasty Bits: Collected Varietal Cuts, Usable Trim, Scraps, and Bones by Anthony Bourdain
$14.55   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)

Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook
3.  Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook by Anthony Bourdain
$18.27   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (423 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Heat: An Amateur's Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany
4.  Heat: An Amateur's Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany by Bill Buford
$12.71   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (277 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger
5.  Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger by Nigel Slater
$17.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

The Kitchen Diaries: A Year in the Kitchen with Nigel Slater
6.  The Kitchen Diaries: A Year in the Kitchen with Nigel Slater by Nigel Slater
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Tender: A Cook and His Vegetable Patch
7.  Tender: A Cook and His Vegetable Patch by Nigel Slater
$25.32   Used & New from: $14.75
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

Ripe: A Cook in the Orchard
8.  Ripe: A Cook in the Orchard by Nigel Slater
$25.32   Used & New from: $10.09
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

The Language of Baklava
9.  The Language of Baklava by Diana Abu-Jaber
$12.12   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

My Life in France
10.  My Life in France by Julia Child
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (564 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously
11.  Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously by Julie Powell
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What We Eat When We Eat Alone: Stories and 100 Recipes
12.  What We Eat When We Eat Alone: Stories and 100 Recipes by Deborah Madison
$20.05   Used & New from: $0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
13.  Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver
$9.47   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (847 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
14.  A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table by Molly Wizenberg
$12.09   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (225 customer reviews)

In My Mother's Kitchen: 25 Writers on Love, Cooking, and Family
15.  In My Mother's Kitchen: 25 Writers on Love, Cooking, and Family by M. F. K. Fisher
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Roast Chicken And Other Stories
16.  Roast Chicken And Other Stories by Simon Hopkinson
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

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Cooking With Pomiane
17.  Cooking With Pomiane by Edouard de Pomiane
$17.90   Used & New from: $9.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen
18.  On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen by Harold McGee
$21.52   Used & New from: $12.45
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (467 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Serve the People: A Stir-Fried Journey Through China
19.  Serve the People: A Stir-Fried Journey Through China by Jen Lin-Liu
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef
20.  Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton
$12.97   Used & New from: $0.60
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (455 customer reviews)

The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
21.  The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
$11.45   Used & New from: $0.23
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,212 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
22.  In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto by Michael Pollan
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Life, on the Line: A Chef's Story of Chasing Greatness, Facing Death, and Redefining the Way We Eat
23.  Life, on the Line: A Chef's Story of Chasing Greatness, Facing Death, and Redefining the Way We Eat by Grant Achatz
$14.64   Used & New from: $3.78
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)

Eat, Memory: Great Writers at the Table: A Collection of Essays from the New York Times
24.  Eat, Memory: Great Writers at the Table: A Collection of Essays from the New York Times by Anna Winger
$20.08   Used & New from: $0.34
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Food Lit: A Reader's Guide to Epicurean Nonfiction (Real Stories)
25.  Food Lit: A Reader's Guide to Epicurean Nonfiction (Real Stories) by Melissa Brackney Stoeger
$60.00   Used & New from: $27.00