No doubt about it – Fall is for eating. There are plenty of graphic novels to appeal to the reader who likes to sit down with her pumpkin spice latte and take in the sights, smells, and tastes of a good food story. Here are the Top 5 Books to that Make you Hungry.
by John Layman and Rob Guillory
Still stuck on Halloween? No problem. Just pick up Chew to ease into the eating season. Detective Tony Chu is a cibopath. That is to say, he can get psychic readings from the food he eats. Yum!
by Kariya Tetsu and Hanasaki Akira
Half family drama and half cookbook, this unique manga is a must read! Kaibara Yuzan is a master chef who gets results by berating his underlings. His son, Yamanoka Shiro, believes that careful instruction and a passion for food is a better motivator.
by Takahashi Hashiguchi
Cute and over the top, this manga uses a quest for a national bread as launching point. Full of puns and mouth watering breads, Kazuma tries to create the best Japanese bread.
by Miyuki Kobayashi and Natsumi Ando
Najika is a talented student in a special school for aspiring chefs. As she works toward her dreams, she has to blend cooking with friendship, love, and bullies. At the end of each volume is a real recipe!
by Fumi Yoshinaga
Set in a luscious bakery, the manga covers the lives and loves of four men. Guaranteed to make your mouth water.