7000 Islands: A Food Portrait of the Philippines
Available in bookstores nationally August 1.
Yasmin Newman is a food and travel writer, editor, presenter and photographer. Her work features in a range of media, including Feast, MasterChef Magazine, delicious., and SBS Food Online. Yasmin’s first book, 7000 Islands: A Food Portrait of the Philippines, published by Hardie Grant, will be released in Australia, the Philippines, UK and USA.Yasmin was born in Sydney to an Australian father and Filipino mother. A love for food and travel was in her blood. Yasmin’s childhood was marked by frequent holidays to the Philippines to visit her mother’s family; in later years, she lived in Paris, Mexico and Los Angeles. She now resides by the beach on the Central Coast, just north of Sydney, and travels regularly.