Cupcake Queen by Heather Hepler main character who decorates cupcakes for her mothers bakery
Dear Julia by Amy Bronwen Zemser (aspiring chef; cooking contest)
Fat Boy Swim by Catherine Ford (aspiring chef)
"Fat Cat" by Robin Brande Cat loves to cook and eventually becomes the chef for a local cafe in addition to cooking for her family
Flavor of the Week by Tucker Shaw (aspiring chef)
The Fortunes of Indigo Skye (waitress)
Getting the Girl by Susan Juby includes a main character taking cooking classes.
Girls Dinner Club by Jessie Elliot (cooking club)
Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer (waitress)
Hot Lunch by Alex Bradley (school café workers)
Hot, Sour, Sweet, Salty by Sherri Smith (preparing a graduation dinner)
Tantalize by Cynthia Leitich Smith (restaurant owner)
Just Add Magic -- Cindy Callaghan younger teens/tweens
The Year the Swallows Came Early -- Katherine Fitzmaurice younger teens/tweens
Angelica Cookson Potts series by Cherry Whytock . They're very funny, and include recipes

Posted to YALSABK 06/25/2010

Joetta L.P. Stoner, MLS
YA/Teen Services & Reference Librarian
Wilson County Public Library
Wilson, NC