YA Holiday Baking Reads

Indulge your inner baker with these YA holiday baking reads!

It’s the holiday season! Indulge your sweet tooth and live out your aspiring baker-dreams by checking out these cookbooks for teens. From decadent cookies, cakes and other delicious treats— this holiday season is sure to be sweet. Happy Holidays from Teen Services!


Kawaii Sweet World: 75 Cute, Colorful Confections

Youtube star Rachel Fong brings the Kawaii “cute” trend to the baking world in this collection of 75 easy-to follow recipes. Fong covers basic baking techniques alongside some advanced methods so this book is sure to have something for bakers of all levels. Cute recipes include narwhal cake pops and little pig cream puffs and is sure to impress your friends and loved ones. 


Baking With Kim-Joy

Great British Bake-off Finalist Kim Joy shares her top 40 baking recipes and techniques  that are sure to inspire you to infuse ingenuity and creativity into your bakes. Recipes include step-by-step photography, whimsical illustrations accompanied by positive anecdotes and mantras to pump up your inner baker.

Sweet Revenge

Although these recipes have vengeful, punny names like “Go Fudge Yourself”, they are  ridiculously delicious bakes. From devil’s food cake to sugar donuts, have fun exploring this sweet collection and maybe name them something else before giving them to your loved ones.

The Baking Cookbook For Teens

This collection covers the basic fundamentals of baking and explores techniques every baker needs to know. From sweet treats like a delectable cookies & milk cake, to scrumptious savories like quiches & calzones, this cookbook with its 75 recipes will have all your holiday meals covered.


Sally’s Cookie Addiction

Baking cookies is a timeless activity filled with warmth and nostalgia. Check out this book which boasts 80 cookie recipes with a special section devoted to holiday cookies. Sally will share her tried and true tips and tricks to the art of cookie baking that is sure to make you holiday baking easier so you can focus on eating and sharing.