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14 Book-Inspired Foods That Are Almost Too Good to Eat

I am sure that I speak for many of us when I say that besides reading, one of my favorite things to do is eat.  It seems logical, then, that these two pastimes should be combined. Scroll down for pictures of food that will appeal to your literary tastes and tempt your taste buds.


1. The Lorax by Dr. Seuss


The Lorax

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2. Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger



Catcher in the Rye

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3. The Princess and the Pea by Hans Christian Anderson


The Princess and the Pea

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4. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle


The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Image Via Western New York Book Arts Center


5. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens 


Oliver Twist

(Olive-R-Twist) |  Image Via Washington State University


6. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote


In Cold Blood

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7. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern


The Night Circus

Image Via University of Pittsburgh


8. The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien


The Hobbit

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9. Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling


Harry Potter

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10. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer



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11. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett


The Secret Garden

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12. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein


The Giving Tree

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13. The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter


The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Image Via Mojo by the UCLA Daily Bruin


14. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway


A Farewell to Arms

Image Via Seattle Edible Book Festival on Flickr


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