Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven (Paperback)

A History of the Easy-Bake Oven

By Todd Coopee

Sonderho Press, 9780991748419, 178pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2013



This first definitive retrospective of the Easy-Bake® Oven celebrates its journey from children's toy to pop culture icon and inductee to The National Toy Hall of Fame. The book explores the innovation, history, economics, commerce, advertising, and marketing behind the toy’s 50 year history. This book is a must-read for vintage toy collectors, nostalgia buffs, foodies, and anyone who has ever peered through the oven's watch-it-bake window, eagerly anticipating the moment they will be able to serve and enjoy their very own culinary concoction.

Praise For Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven

Light Bulb Baking garnered two awards: Silver Best New Voice (non-fiction) Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) Benjamin Franklin Award and Bronze Best Regional Non-Fiction (Canada-East) Independent Publisher Book (IPPY) Award.