Pastry School in Paris

Pastry School in Paris

An Adventure in Capacity

By Cindy Neuschwander, Creator; Bryan Langdo (Illustrator)

Henry Holt & Company, Hardcover, 9780805083149, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 26, 2009


The Zills family is off to Paris to see the sights and take a class at the International Pastry Academy In class, Matt and Bibi have to measure liquids to make lollipops. It's hard work, but knowing about different liquid measurements comes in handy when the Inspector General pays a visit while everyone else is out.

The twins want to help. Will their knack for baking the best-ever brownies and their knowledge of capacity be enough to save the day?

About the Author
Cindy Neuschwander is a third-grade teacher and the author of "Mummy Math "and the Sir Cumference series. She lives with her family in northern California.

Bryan is the illustrator of over thirty books. His picture book "Tornado Slim and the Magic Cowboy Hat" won a 2012 Spur Award for Storytelling from Western Writers of America. In addition to his work as an illustrator and writer, Bryan works as an editor for an ESL website and app. He also runs errands for his wife's nature-based nursery school. Bryan lives in Hopewell, NJ, with his wife and two children. When not working, he likes to be in the woods.