Annabel Karmel , MBE – Over 25 years of recipes and expert advice With a career spanning more than 25 years, Annabel Karmel has become a bestselling international author, No.1 food expert and global parenting influencer, pioneering the way families all over the world feed their babies and children. Since launching with her revolutionary cookbook for babies in 1991 – a feeding ‘bible’ which has become the 2nd best-selling non-fiction hardback of all time – Annabel has grown to be a powerhouse within the food industry with over 6 million books sold (with 45 titles), ‘just like homemade’ retail food ranges, menus in the world’s largest hotels and leisure resorts, bestselling apps and a vast global digital following with over 2 million annual web users and more than 800,000 social followers. With the sole mission of raising the standards of children’s diets, Annabel is a regular media commentator on food-related issues, and she regularly undertakes consultancy work for major nursery chains, leisure resorts, restaurants and hotels worldwide. In 2006, Annabel received an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her outstanding work in the field of child nutrition, and she has since become recognised as one of the UK’s leading female entrepreneurs. NEW - From the announcement of the birth to your baby’s first birthday party, record and cherish all the wonderful moments in your baby’s first year with Annabel Karmel’s Baby’s First Year Journal, publishing in January 2019. Whether it’s for your own little bundle or a gift for mum-to-be, this beautiful baby journal will ensure all those special milestones and important new moments are captured in one place.