This book introduces the tools and some of the daily tasks of a very busy profession - the baker. The book features animal characters and has a simple storyline with a little twist at the end. Baker Ben makes bread and cakes all day to sell in his shop but he bakes one special cake which he shares with all his friends when the bakery closes, because it's his birthday! Vivian's French's books include "Jackson's Juniors", Tillie McGillie's Fantastical Chair", "Under the Moon", "Zenobia and Mouse", "Mary Poggs and the Sunshine", Tottie Pig's Special Birthday", Tottie Pig's Noisy Christmas', One Ballerina Two", "It's a Go to the Park Day", "Once Upon a Time", "Why the Sea is Salt", "Princess Primrose", "Caterpillar Caterpillar", "The Apple Trees" and "Spider Watching". Rowan Barnes-Murphy has illustrated "Search for the Saucy Sally", and "Mother Goose".
Used availability for Vivian French's Baker Ben
March 1995 : UK Hardback
March 1995 : UK Paperback