Custom Cookbooks

Cookbook Specialists offers affordable cookbook options that are flexible to make your custom cookbook the best it can be. Our attention to detail and customer service make our cookbooks shine. Check out what we have to offer here.

At Cookbook Specialists, we are continuing the tradition of excellence with over 100 years and 10 million books worth of experience in creating custom cookbooks. We are dedicated to helping you create a high quality keepsake cookbook that will be treasured for generations. Cookbooks are a great way to celebrate family traditions and preserve memories and history. Churches, schools, communities, groups and businesses create cookbooks for highly successful fundraising projects. A variety of people from chefs, nutritionists, food bloggers and restaurant owners create cookbooks to generate additional profits. Whatever your reason, we are here to help make your project easy and successful.

Custom Fundraising Books

Don’t wait for your custom cookbook project to be completed to start fundraising! Order a set of our Favorite Recipe Journals and start earning profits today while encouraging people to collect recipes!

Favorite Recipe Journals make it easy to have your go-to recipes at your fingertips with over 90 pages of recipe storage. The small illustrations inside are perfect for those who enjoy coloring. Preserving your favorite recipes is a great way to capture memories in your handwriting!

A unique and easy fundraiser perfect for any group!
➢ Have your order within 2 weeks of ordering for instant fundraising!
➢ Order as few as 24 copies at $4 each and sell for between $7.95 - $10.00.
➢ Select from 4 unique designs.
➢ Every order comes with a printable PDF poster, one printed poster and suggested social media posts to help jump start sales!
➢ No worries on selling out! Simply continue to take orders and reorder.

Use the Favorite Recipe Book as a stepping stone into a Custom Cookbook fundraiser! Hand out recipe request forms when people purchase the books asking that they share their recipes for your group’s custom cookbook. Or gather together with your Favorite Recipe Books and take photos of the recipes to submit for your cookbook project making it simple to gather recipes.

Have a new idea for a custom fundraising book? Give us a call at (319) 334-8608.

Custom Books

Have a family history book you would like printed for the next generation? Or maybe you have some memories written down that you want to turn into a book. We are here to help you with your vision of having the book printed. With many options available we are an economical choice for you to print your book.

Give us a call today at (319) 334-9800 to learn more about the options we have available to bring your book to print.

Design & Layout

With our talented designers, we are able to design custom covers and take your books to the next level with a professional looking layout.

UV Coating

UV coating is a great low-cost way to make a statement with your cover. UV coating also protects your book from everyday handling and grime.


With many options available to bind your book, we can help you create the book you have always envisioned.

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Tell us about your project and we'll make it a reality. Small town printer, big city capabilities.