FILE - Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis appears on the NBC "Today" television program in New York in this Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009 file photo. De Laurentiis has signed with Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), for a children's book series called �Recipe for Adventure� the publisher announced Thursday March 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrity chef Giada de Laurentiis is serving up a few stories for kids.
She has signed with Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), for a children's book series called "Recipe for Adventure." The publisher announced Thursday that the first book comes out Sept. 3. Designed for ages 7 to 10, the series will feature siblings Alfie and Emilia as they travel to great food cities around the world.
De Laurentiis, 42, hosts "Giada at Home" on the Food Network and appears frequently on NBC's "Today" show. Her previous books include the best-sellers "Giada at Home" and "Weeknights With Giada."
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.