New Guest Blog – My Abuela’s Table with Daniella Germain (+ book giveaway!)

by Lucy Feagins, Editor
Monday 13th June 2011

This week author / illustrator Daniella Germain joins us on the Guest Blog!

Today we welcome another talented local Guest Blogger, illustrator Daniella Germain!  After an RMIT assignment fortuitously fell into the hands of Hardie Grant Managing Director Julie Pinkham late last year, Daniella found herself with an unexpected publishing deal!  The result is My Abuela’s Table – a beautifully illustrated book which documents recipes handed down by Daniella’s Mexican grandmother (or ‘Abuela’)!

It’s been incredible to see Daniella getting so much brilliant publicity for this beautiful book!  It’s been widely covered online and in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald – great to see so much support for this newbie author / illustrator, and a testament to her many talents!

This week Daniella shares with us some of her favourite recipes from the book, with a focus on food for Mexican celebrations!  Thanks to the generous folks at Hardie Grant we also have 3 copies of Daniella’s book to give away! To be in the running, please pop over to the Guest Blog and leave a comment on any of Daniella’s guest posts between now and 10.00pm Thursday! Three winners will be selected at random and announced on Friday.

My Abuela’s Table is only $35.00 and is in bookshops now!

Ps.  Do also check out Daniella’s gorgeous blog – it’s super cute and recently is filled with extreme excitement since My Abuela’s Table hit bookshops last week!  So cute!

by Lucy Feagins, Editor
Monday 13th June 2011


  • okologi 4 years ago

    a beautiful book full of heart and (mexican) soul…congratulations Dany!!! it’s my favourite new present for everyone xx

  • Judy 4 years ago

    Wow, I love all things Mexican and I’ve dreamt of buying this book of grandma’s tales since I first heard about it. I love your illuatrations Daniella. They’re gorgeous.

  • Ri 4 years ago

    By hook or by crook, I’m definitely getting a copy of this book. Absolutely gorgeous!

  • Michelle 4 years ago

    The book looks gorgeous.

  • Mummageorge 4 years ago

    What a wonderful testament to the importance of food, family, tradition and talent.

  • onefinelady 4 years ago

    An absolutely lush addition to any bookshelf.

  • coki 4 years ago

    Well if I don’t win the book, I will buy it!

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