Bunny Cakes

Bunny Cakes

by Rosemary Wells

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Overview

In his most hilarious escapade yet, Max learns a invaluable lesson--in his irresistible way! For Grandma's birthday, Max wants to make her an earthworm birthday cake. His sister Ruby is going to make an angel surprise cake with raspberry-fluff icing. When Grandma ends up with two cakes, guess which one she'll eat first? Full color.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780140566673
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 02/01/2000
Series: Max and Ruby Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 86,427
Product dimensions: 9.06(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.12(d)
Age Range: 3 - 5 Years

About the Author

Rosemary Wells has created her best-loved characters in the popular bunny siblings, Max and Ruby, who are featured in more than forty books and star in their own television show on Nick Jr. She is also the author of many other books for young readers, ranging from board books to young adult novels. Ms. Wells travels widely as a well-known advocate for literacy and for pre-school education. She lives in Connecticut.

Visit her at www.rosemarywells.com.

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Bunny Cakes (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
krf76 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I gave this book 5 stars because it is relevant to sisters with little brothers who are always playing with their toys or making messes. Max and Ruby are really great for kids because they are always getting into funny situations and making finally resolving them. This book is good for beginning writers because Max has to communicate by drawing pictures because he is not able to communicate by writing letters. It could also be used to talk about the ingredients in a cake.
JTNguyen on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
It was Grandma's birthday and both Max and Ruby wanted to make a special cake for their grandma. Max wanted to make an earthworm cake but Ruby said she wanted to make an angel surprise cake instead. Ruby sent Max to the store with the grocery list, but Max wanted to add something else. However, he couldn't write so the first few attempts failed. On the last attempt, he drew a picture instead and the man at the grocery store finally figured it out. So, Max was able to make his own cake for his grandma instead since Ruby didn't let him help with hers.
sjordet on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
"Bunny Cakes" by Rosemary Wells is a cute story about siblings Max and Ruby who want to make a cake for their grandma's birthday. Max makes an earthworm cake. Ruby, however, wants to make an angel surprise cake with raspberry-fluff icing and recruits Max to help. Clumsy Max keeps spilling ingredients so his sister sends him to the store multiple times with a list to pick up things. Each time Max goes to the store he tries to add "red-hot marshmallow squirters" to the list in his best handwriting but the grocer can never read what he wrote. With each accident Max makes, Ruby further excludes him from making the cake until she won't even allow him in the kitchen. Finally, Max draws a picture of "red-hot marshmallow squirters" and the grocer understands him. With both Max's and Ruby's cakes complete, they give them to their grandma who loves them both.This story has wonderful pictures and a clever storyline that shows that two different people can work together. It also shows the payoff of persistance.
kidlit9 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Max makes an earthworm cake for Grandma's birthday and helps Ruby with her angel surprise cake. At the store, the grocer can't read all of the shopping list, until Max solves the problem by drawing pictures.
sarahbeth109 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Cute story using our favorite little bunny Max. Great way to introduce beginning writing skills. Pictures are adorable, and emergent writers easily relate to Max,
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Bunny Cakes it a great read for kids. My daughter (three years old) loves it! She loves the show and I was looking for the books by the original author vs. the others that are out now. Now she teases and wants me to buy marshmellows when we go to the store!
Guest More than 1 year ago
My kindergartener loves this book - and so did I! Its adorable and will be remembered as the first book my little guy ever read by himself. Charming and memorable and funny.
Guest More than 1 year ago
My children absolutely love this book. My 2 year old has to have it in the car with her! My son especially likes the earthworm cake & the red-hot marshmallow squirters.
Guest More than 1 year ago
My daughter loved this book when she was younger and still loves it now that she's 6 and can read it for herself. It maintains the appeal because the difference between Ruby's writing and Max's is even more obvious once the child can read.