How To Bake A Book
by Ella Burfoot
What it's all about . . .A little girl learns the recipe for making the perfect story. A pinch of good, a dash of bad, some big words, and carefully cut out characters are the ingredients for a truly delicious read.
Why it’s on the Crooked Bookshelf . . .
We are a Cottage of writers who also happen to love baking—so this book tickled both fancies.
Our favorite lines . . .
"Turn up the heat-
the bubbles quicken.
And then my plot
begins to thicken."
Our favorite illustration . . .
Why grown-ups will love it . . .Adults (and teachers, especially) will find this a fun way to introduce children to the essential ingredients of a great story.