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Hawa Hassan Builds a Cookbook Around East African Grandmothers

If you’re an avid reader or home chef, you’ve likely seen In Bibi’s Kitchen on many of the year’s most anticipated book lists. The cookbook is filled with recipes from eight African countries that border the Indian Ocean and stories from 24 grandmothers, and brings a new narrative to the table, one that Somali author, sauce maven, and former model Hawa Hassan is honored (if not a little overwhelmed) to share.