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Marvin Woods

  • Home Plate Cooking: Everyday Southern Cuisine With A Fresh Twist
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; American South
    • ISBN: 9781401602024 Hardcover (United States) 11/24/2004
  • Home Plate Cooking
    • Categories: American South
    • ISBN: 9781418553937 eBook (United States) 11/24/2004
  • The New Low-Country Cooking: 125 Recipes for Coastal Southern Cooking with Innovative Style
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; American South; Cajun & Creole
    • ISBN: 9780688172053 Hardcover (United States) 2/15/2001


Chef Marvin Woods is an Emmy® Award-nominated television host, celebrity chef and author of cookbooks.

Chef Marvin was recently chosen as the first chef to kick off Michelle Obama's Let's Move! cooking series to help busy families create nutritious and affordable meals. For more than seven years, Chef Marvin has been traveling the country educating and motivating kids and parents through his program, Droppin' Knowledge with Chef Marvin Woods. This national program focuses on positive ways to reduce childhood obesity and other children's health issues.

Chef Marvin is currently working on a line of spice blends and sauces, travels the country on behalf of the American Heart Association and other health-oriented organizations, and is actively involved in the Atlanta community where he resides with his wife and two children.