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  • Published: 1 December 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241396612
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $50.00

Nadiya Bakes

Includes all the delicious recipes from the BBC2 TV series

Nadiya's brand new tie-in cookbook to accompany her autumn 2020 BBC2 cookery series

At last, Nadiya returns to baking. This is her long-awaited reunion with her true love - incredible cakes and bakes that we can all achieve at home.

For her BBC2 series, Nadiya will be inspired by other creative bakers and discover more about the bakes that make her happiest. In true Nadiya style, she will uncover new recipes and techniques and create her own mouth-watering twists.

It's a fact that baking makes us happier and this book is bursting with recipes that will bring a little sunshine into your world and the lives of your friends, family and neighbours.

Nadiya will explore all areas of baking, conquering cakes and traybakes, no-bake bakes, tarts and pies, desserts, celebration bakes, biscuits and buns as well as breads and savouries. Recipes include Money-Can't-Buy-You-Happiness Brownies, Baked Chilli Churros, a beautiful Baked Rhubarb, Rosemary and Olive Oil Polenta Cake and a wow-factor Layered Honey and Soured Cream Cake.

  • Published: 1 December 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241396612
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $50.00

About the author

Nadiya Hussain

Since winning 2015's Great British Bake Off in a finale watched by over 13 million viewers, Nadiya Hussain has become a national treasure. She has presented four of her own BBC2 cookery series to great acclaim, with episodesreaching on average 1.9 million viewers each week. A fifth series broadcasts in 2021 and a sixth is in the works. Her series have also been shown internationally on Netflix and her cookbooks have published into the USA, Germany and the Netherlands, with more territories anticipated.

Nadiya's other projects have included a series of childrens books and a memoir, a reporting role for The One Show, a range of cookware and partnerships with major brands.Nadiya writes a regular column for The Times and has become recognised as a commentator on mental health and anxiety.

Born in Luton to British Bangladeshi parents, Nadiya now lives in Milton Keynes with her husband, Abdal, and their three teenage children. She was recently awarded an MBE for services to broadcasting and the culinary arts.

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Praise for Nadiya Bakes

Praise for Nadiya Hussain:


All hail the brilliant Nadiya Hussain

Radio Times

Delicious recipes . . . There are big cakes and small cakes, traybakes and no-bake cakes, biscuits, breads and buns. Nadiya hasn't written a book like this before


Many of us tried our hand at baking during lockdown. Disastrous, wasn't it? Worry not, the Bake Off winner will teach you how to make strawberry and clotted cream shortcakes and more


Showstoppers and classic baking for every occasion

Sunday Times

Nadiya is back to doing what she does best


The queen of Bake Off

Good Housekeeping

I suspect this new volume will soon have her edging out Mary Berry, Mr Bun and Red the Homepride Man as Britain's favourite baker


Puts her signature spin on some seriously creative treats

Great British Food

Let Nadiya fill your kitchen with pure joy

Woman & Home

The best thing about this book? Its joie de vivre and originality

Daily Telegraph

Full of mouth-watering treats


You'd be hard pushed to find someone as genuinely lovely and kind as Nadiya Hussain


A comprehensive baking cookbook that covers all your classic bases and gives you the chance to experiment and add some flair and flourish to your repertoire


Brilliant . . . brimful of tasty treats. Unbeatable

Sunday Express

Nadiya puts her signature creative twists on classic recipes and provides plenty of inventive shortcuts so that anyone can easily achieve delicious and impressive bakes at home

Good Food

The ultimate baking cookbook . . . with her signature mouth-watering twists

Health & Wellbeing

Glorious cakes, pastries, puddings and breads . . . Fail-safe techniques, eclectic influences and inspired flavour combinations

Waitrose Food

Your ultimate baking cookbook

The Version

Wonderful . . . there's something for the whole family. It's the cookbook we all needed this year

Woman & Home

Ridiculously easy

Susannah Butter, Evening Standard

Nadiya Hussain's bestselling baking book is just the gift to inspire even more mouthwatering recipes from the baking afficainaodo in your life

Glamour UK

These recipes take turn after surprising turn to arrive at imaginative flavour combinations, clever hybrids and beautiful designs


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