Jake Baked the Cake

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Viking Penguin, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
Will Jake bake the cake in time for the wedding? Hennessy's rhyming text captures all the fun of the joyful celebration. And Mary Morgan has created a homey cast of characters, including flower girls with all their curls and ushers whose ties are all the wrong size.

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User Review  - taramankin - LibraryThing

Cute rhyming story about a wedding and Jake who baked the cake. The story goes through the events of preparing for a wedding. While everyone else is preparing for the wedding by hiring the band ... Read full review

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Good rhyme scheme, easy read, oddish subject-describing wedding preparations, while Jake baked the cake. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

B.G. Hennessy grew up in Wantagh on Long Island, NY. At the University of Wisconsin in Madison, she majored in fine art and learned how to design, print and bind handmade books. She also took courses in Children's Literature. The combination of form and content in the picture book format fascinated her and after graduation she headed for NYC where she worked for 17 years in children's book publishing as a designer and art director. She is the author of Road Builders and The First Night , as well as many books starring Corduroy, the loveable toy bear created by Don Freeman. She now lives with her family in Arizona.

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