Oprah Winfrey is releasing her own cookbook


Oprah Winfrey is releasing her first cookbook.

The queen of the chat show - who has publicly struggled with her weight over the years - is launching her own imprint with the book, titled Food, Health And Happiness: 'On Point' Recipes For Great Meals And A Better Life.

It is due to be unveiled next January, Flatiron Books said.

Oprah Winfrey on the red carpet

Oprah's currently unnamed imprint is part of Flatiron, which a division of MacMillan US.

She said: "In the past several months on Weight Watchers, I have worked with wonderful chefs to make healthier versions of my favourite meals.

"When people come to my house for lunch or dinner, the number one thing they ask is, 'How is this so delicious and still healthy?' So I decided to answer that question with recipes everyone can enjoy."