Cool Baking

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Kids love to bake! This fun and creative series introduces young readers to baking in a format that is easy to read and use. Each book contains kid-tested, cool recipes Basic baking techniques, tools, and ingredients are illustrated so kids can quickly prepare each recipe. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Cool Baking (6 titles)
Cool Cakes & Cupcakes: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
Cool Cookies & Bars: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
Cool Holiday Treats: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
Cool Pet Treats: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
Cool Pies & Tarts: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
Cool Quick Breads: Easy Recipes for Kids to Bake
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF014000, JNF051110
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Arts, Crafts & Makerspace
Copyright 2010
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2010-01-01
ISBN 9781604537734, 9781617862205
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 636-641
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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Cool Pet Treats (Cool Baking) – Booklist

Kids are always on the lookout for new ways to prove their devotion to their pets, and this entry in the Cool Baking series will slake that undying thirst. . . .The first half of the book is more about cooking in general and features an appealing, catalogue-style spread of cooking tools, a breakdown of common ingredients, and basic techniques like greasing baking sheets and rolling out dough. Layout and photography is top-notch and incorporates plenty of relaxing white space. . . .[This is] a strong overall package.

Cool Baking – Horn Book Guide

The page count in this series of baking books is evenly divided between fundamentals of basic techniques such as measuring, creaming, and beating, and about a half-dozen recipes. A note to adult helpers begins each volume. The step-by-step directions are easy to follow, and the recipes—ranging from pound cake to pumpkin bread—have plenty of kid appeal.

Cool Baking – School Library Journal

A retro look and appetizing photos are among the best features of these information-rich books. Safety, tools, supervision, and ingredients are addressed in introductory sections, followed by seven easy recipes per volume. Children are encouraged to try variations on the recipes and to experiment, but to seek adult guidance where appropriate. . . .These titles will be excellent for teaching procedural writing and are fun to check out. . .