Ryan Dunlavey

  • Dining

    March 13, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    The 18 Best Food Books of 2012

    Hey, it's been a pretty good year for food books! Among the hundreds of new cookbooks, essay collections, and food memoirs that we read, here's a handful that really stood out:

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    5 Great Gifts for the Celebrity Chef Fanatic

    Some friends are obsessed with the celebrity chef du jour. They ask you, "How can I get Danny Bowien's hair? What about Anthony Bourdain's humor?" Sadly, those are probably unattainable. But some chef-themed gifts are easy to get... and local. Like sauces from Momofuku, or t-shirts from Crif Dogs. T ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    October 24, 2012


    Word bookstore hosts a quartet of graphic novelists

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2010

    Here's More Pictures From the Dirt Candy Comic cum Cookbook

    As she announced yesterday, Amanda Cohen is hard at work on a Dirt Candy comic book cum cookbook that she's likening to "VH1's Behind the Music. But with recipes." It's due out in summer 2012, but in the meantime, the chef sent over a couple of sample pages used in her book proposal. They're the wor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    Dirt Candy Will Go Graphic With a Comic-Cookbook

    ​Holy parsnips, Batman! Amanda Cohen, chef-owner of Dirt Candy and confectionery avenger extraordinaire, is hard at work on a Dirt Candy comic book cookbook that will be published by Clarkson Potter in summer 2012. Cohen is collaborating with Ryan Dunlavey, an artist best-known for his award-w ... More >>