The best children’s cake book in Australia’s history?

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Tue 15 August 2017

10 mins

Yes. That headline was written by a Gen Xer. But the Woman’s Weekly Children’s Cookbook (the original) is an iconic book that was the cornerstone of many a childhood.

Food editor at Bauer Media, Pamela Clarke invented the Pool Cake.

She tells us how the book came about, and why it took so long to republish the original.

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