From two illustrious picture book makers, and mother and daughter, comes a delicious read-aloud perfect for story time, bedtime and, most of all, baking time!
Winner of the Mal Peet Children's Award at the East Anglian Book Awards
"All glittery and fun and perfect for both storytime and bedtime" Guardian
From Joyce Dunbar and her daughter Polly, author-illustrator of Penguin and Hello Tilly, comes a delicious read-aloud celebration of baking! Are you ready? Grab a spoon! Because it's Pat-a-cake time! Come on Jelly Baby, Allsorts Baby and Candy Baby - Pat-a-cake Baby wants to make a very special cake and needs your help, what a job it is! Pitter-patter - get the butter! Glitzy-glossy - whisk in sugar! Jokey-yolky - add the eggs! A riot of rhyme and action, little children will feel stuffed to the brim full of magic and fun.
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Joyce Dunbar is a widely respected author of more than fifty books for children. Her Mouse and Mole series has been very popularly adapted for television and her lyrical re-telling of the Nativity story, This Is The Star, received widespread critical acclaim. She has also collaborated with artist Debi Gliori for several picture books for the DoMore about Joyce Dunbar
One of the UK's most exciting picture book talents, author-illustrator of the award-winning Penguin.More about Polly Dunbar