The Friends of the Kansas City Public Library Go Green at the 6th Annual Pre-Owned Cookbook Sale

All Library locations are closed today, Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.

For Immediate Release:
November 19, 2012
Contact: Suzanne Monahan
816.701.3649
The Friends of the Kansas City Public Library Go Green at the 6th Annual Pre-Owned Cookbook Sale

Go green by buying pre-owned, pre-loved cookbooks!

This sale is a must for those collecting 20th century recipes. In addition to vintage cookbooks, the sale features ethnic, vegetarian and celebrity-written cookbooks. 

New this year: mint-condition coffee table books perfect for holiday re-gifting and a giant selection of children's holiday books priced at 50 cents each. Most books are priced under $3. "Collectible" and newer books are priced $5-15.

As a special treat local author Pete Dulin will sign his new book Last Bite: Simple recipes from Kansas City's best chefs and cooks from 10 - 11 a.m. His cookbook includes recipes, color food photography, portraits, and profiles of 40 chefs and cooks in Kansas City's culinary scene.

Dulin is a freelance writer, editor, and photographer with over ten years of experience in print and online media. Based in Kansas City, he specializes in stories about food, culinary professionals, people doing impressive work, and businesses.

Donate cookbooks marked Cookbook Sale at any Library location. For more information, contact kclibraryfriends@gmail.com or call 816.701.3468.