We cant live without a bookshelf brimming with inspiring must have cookbooks from those crammed with page after page of beautiful cakes and breads, to vegetarian cookbooks full of divine and truly mouth-watering dishes. Heres our go-to list of must-have cookbooks to inspire you in the kitchen.


*   The Oh She Glows Cookbook: Over 100 Vegan Recipes to Glow from the Inside Out by Angela Liddon

Plenty: Vibrant Vegetable Recipes from Londons Ottolenghi by Yotam Ottolenghi and Jonathan Lovekin

The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman

Delias Complete How To Cook by Delia Smith

Bouchon Bakery by Thomas Keller and Sebastien Rouxel

Gran Cocina Latina: The Food of Latin America by Maricel E. Presilla

Flour Water Salt Yeast: The Fundamentals of Artisan Bread and Pizza by Ken Forkish

Vegetable Literacy: Cooking and Gardening with Twelve Families from the Edible Plant Kingdom, with over 300 Deliciously Simple Recipes by Deborah Madison

* How to Cook Everything (Completely Revised 10th Anniversary Edition) by Mark Bittman

* The Kitchen Diaries: A Year in the Kitchen with Nigel Slater by Nigel Slater

* River Cottage Veg: 200 Inspired Vegetable Recipes by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

* Barefoot Contessa at Home: Everyday Recipes Youll Make Over and Over Again by Ina Garten

We will be adding more of our most favorite and most fabulous cookbooks to this list very soon watch this space.