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15 Celebrity Cookbooks That Are So Damn Random

Because Haylie Duff's recipes must be made.

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1. Haylie Duff: The Real Girl's Kitchen

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Yep, you read that right — Haylie has her very own cookbook. It in, she writes about her passion for cooking and includes recipes like artichoke, cauliflower and pea gratin and how to make her favorite green smoothie.

Get it on Amazon for $11.91.

2. Morgan Freeman: Caribbean Cooking for a Cause

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It's fine, I had no idea about this one either. The book is full of Caribbean-inspired recipes from Morgan's friends including Tom Hanks, Alicia Keys, Kenny Chesney, and number of other island-loving celebrities.

Get it on Amazon for $10.25.

3. Maria Menounos: The EveryGirl's Guide to Cooking

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Huh! Who knew? Maria shares her recipes for sweet potato and black bean breakfast burritos and meatball sliders. Suzanne Somers even says it's great: "When you look at Maria you want what’s she’s having. This book tells you how to get it." Word.

Get it on Amazon for $10.83.

4. Freddie Prinze Jr.: Back to the Kitchen With Freddie Prinze Jr.

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OK, I might have known about this one, but it's still pretty unexpected. Freddie came out with this book last year, and tbh, it's packed with some pretty great stuff all inspired by his Puerto Rican heritage. Random...but YUM.

Get it on Amazon for $15.02.


5. Kris Jenner: In the Kitchen With Kris

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Here we are, the Kardashian matriarch herself cutting up some ripe red peppers and showing us all how to be fabulous in the kitchen. Beyond the kover (see what I did there?), Kris shares her recipes for hearty chicken soup and Kim's Super Cheesy Macaroni and Cheese.

Get it on Amazon for $6.99.

6. Dean McDermott: The Gourmet Dad

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Tori Spelling's husband Dean partnered with Guy Fieri to create this collection of concoctions. While viewers got an inside look at the couple's rocky marriage on their reality show Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood, we didn't get the recipes for Tori's Favorite Beef Bourguignon and Icky Sticky Chicken...until now.

Get it on Amazon for $16.10.

7. Dolly Parton: Dolly's Dixie Fixin's

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It's time to fix some dinner, y'all! Back in 2006, the country icon herself shared over 125 recipes inspired by her childhood, family members, and her meals on the road. And yes, the book includes cornbread...skillet cornbread to be exact.

This book is apparently hard to find, but if you're crazy for Dolly, get it on Amazon for a whopping $149.99.

8. Boy George: Karma Cookbook

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Oh man. The Karma Chameleon created this cookbook after falling in love with macrobiotic cooking. Inside lies recipes for creamy carrot soup, crunchy filo parcels, and apricots with vanilla custard. Mmm.

Get it on Amazon for $24.94.


9. Mayim Bialik: Mayim's Vegan Table

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One minute she's Amy Farrah Fowler from The Big Bang Theory and the next she's a vegan-cooking queen! I'm into it. Inside, Mayim shares how to make a vegan cheese melt and a ~healthy~ zucchini pie. Started from Blossom, now we here.

Get it on Amazon, for $13.21.

10. Frank Sinatra: The Sinatra Celebrity Cookbook

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You guys. DID YOU HAVE ANY IDEA? I (once again) did not. Mr. Frank Sinatra and his wife Barbara created this cookbook for charity in 1997, and it's filled with recipes from both them and their famous friends. Frank's Fresh Tomato Sauce for Spaghetti, Katharine Hepburn's Lace Cookies, Whoopi Goldberg's Jewish American Princess Fried Chicken, and Jay Leno's Uncle Louie's Chicken Wings Marinara are all inside.

Get it on Amazon for $34.96.

11. Kate Gosselin: Kate Gosselin's Love Is in the Mix

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Yes, this exists. The mom of eight created this cookbook back in 2013 and I honestly can't fathom taking care of so many kids WHILE writing something like this, BUT SHE DID IT! I meeean, who doesn't want the Gosselin family recipe for a hearty meatloaf? (Don't answer that.)

Get it on Amazon for $13.77.

12. Tony Danza: Don't Fill Up on the Antipasto

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He was a boss on TV, and is apparently quite the boss in the kitchen. Tony created this book with his father Marc, and it's filled with 50 Italian-American-inspired dishes passed down for generations, including Sunday Sauce with Meatballs and Tony's Lasagna. Also inside are old family photos and stories from his childhood.

Get it on Amazon, $16.44


13. Eva Longoria: Eva's Kitchen

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In case you didn't know, the Desperate Housewives alum is apparently quite the foodie. Back in 2008 she opened a restaurant, Beso, with her then-husband Tony Parker. She also created this cookbook in 2011, which includes recipes for things like Mexican lasagna. Yes, please.

Get it on Amazon for $16.72.

14. Ali Larter: Kitchen Revelry

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Interesting. According to Ali, she created this book in 2013 because of all the dinner parties and entertaining she was doing for friends and family. Beyond the cover you can find recipes for things like fig, prosciutto and mascarpone crostini, lamb chop lollipops, and strawberry mint cake. Who knew?

Get it on Amazon for $14.12.

15. Regis Philbin and Kathie Lee: Cooking With Regis & Kathie Lee

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Wowzers, talk about a blast from the past. This ancient artifact, which was published in 1993, contains recipes from both Regis and Kathie Lee, as well as from other celebrity friends: Robin Leach's Mediterranean Eggplant Pie, Kathie Lee's Turkey Meatballs, and longtime Live! show producer Michael Gelban's Chicken Amoré.

Get it on Amazon for $3.19.