Part photo album, part cookery book, Summers Under the Tamarind Tree draws you into her family and her love of food. She clearly explains the cooking methods needed to replicate her recipes at home and offers lots of helpful notes on spices - understanding both of these will ensure that your dishes will have a true taste of Pakistan.
Intrigued? Then I think you'll really like this book.
Summers Under the Tamarind Tree : Recipe and Memories from Pakistan by Sumayya Usmani is published by Frances Lincoln, priced at £20