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The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids: 50 Magically Simple, Spellbinding Recipes for Young Witches and Wizards

Calling all young Potterheads! Make magic in the kitchen with easy, friendly recipes designed for kid chefs and inspired by the Harry Potter series.

Introducing The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids: 50 Magically Simple, Spellbinding Recipes for Young Witches and Wizards [978-1-64604-181-7; $17.95; Ulysses Press; Au- gust 2021], a new hardcover cookbook packed with 50 delicious recipes, easy step-by-step instructions, and spellbinding full-col- or photographs.

Perfect for any young fan of Harry Potter, The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids by Alana Al-Hatlani will have as- piring witches and wizards brewing potions, baking stellar treats, and cooking creative dishes in no time. From breakfast all the way to dessert, this book makes any meal or snack extra special (and educational!), with recipes like:

Rock Cakes

Granola Bars “Owl Food” Magic Star Fruit Salad Pumpkin Pasties Cauldron Cakes

Acid Lollipops

Sticky Toffee Pudding Butterscotch Beer, and much more!

The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids is the perfect primer to get the young chefs-in-training active in the kitchen with their parents. As a family, you’ll have fun learning cooking terms and kitchen skills with recipes that range in complexity so that all kid chefs and their potions masters (or parents) can whip up something amazing.

“With The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids, you’ll find magical, fantastical recipes inspired by what students might eat in the Great Hall at Hogwarts, plus some other meal ideas that witches and wizards-in-training might eat at other magic schools around the world. After all, there’s only so much meat pie a kid can handle!” author Alana Al-Hatlani said. “If you are just start- ing out in the kitchen, you can begin with some of the recipes

in the Snacks and Small Treats section, as well as in the Drinks section, and make sure to read through the helpful advice for beginner cooks.”

Bring the wizarding world into your kitchen with The Unofficial Hogwarts Cookbook for Kids!

by Alana Al-Hatlani

Ulysses Press

Hardcover; August 24, 2021

ISBN: 978-1-64604-181-7

$17.95; 7.5 x 9.25; 128 pages

Available on Amazon   

About the Author

Alana Al-Hatlani is a baker by morning and food writer by night. Her writing has appeared in Saveur, Eater, the Seattle Times, the Seattle Weekly, and the Independent. She is a cake-stand collector, a very compet- itive bowler, and Great British Bake-Off zealot. She started baking as soon as she could reach the counter with a step stool and hasn’t left the kitchen since. Alana holds a BA in journalism from New York University and a pastry degree from the Seattle Culinary Academy. To see more of her baking or writing, visit

About Ulysses Press

Named one of Publishers Weekly’s “fastest-growing small publishers,” Ulysses Press is reinventing the rela- tionship between reader, author, and publisher. Beyond market-driven, Ulysses Press focuses on highly target- ed niche groups that aren’t being offered the books they want by the big, corporate-owned publishing houses. As pop culture changes at the speed of the internet, books have a powerful role to play in the interconnected world. Above all other media, books offer readers a trusted source for information and a vital escape from our highly connected, digital world.

About Pacific & Court

Pacific & Court is a Brooklyn-based boutique publicity and digital marketing company specializing in promoting independent authors and book publishers. Together, the P&C team has over 30 years of experience publishing, promoting, and marketing best-selling books. Focusing on heavily tested and proven PR and marketing meth- ods, P&C will reach the exact audience that will be receptive to your unique book. Follow P&C on social media @pacificandcourt.


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  1. this would go to my great nieces grandmother who is teaching Zayada to cook

  2. I would give this to my daughter.

  3. Oh I'm keeping this if I won. Our family would love to make these delicious treats.

  4. My grandson loves helping in the kitchen so I would give it to him.


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