Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers
Published: June 28, 2022
This warm, feel-good tale of friends working together to make delicious pancakes is the ultimate comfort food .
It’s Sunday! And for Cat that means . . . pancakes! But Cat is out out of eggs and milk—maybe inviting friends will fix that. Luckily, Rabbit and Bear have the missing ingredients covered, and these friends get to work baking stacks and stacks and STACKS of pancakes! There may be a few spills and oops along the way, but pancakes—and friends—don’t have to be perfect to be wonderful. Included in the story is a simple recipe so readers can enjoy making pancakes of their own! 

Massachusetts Book Award Honors 2023

Boston Globe Best Books 2022
“Modeling creativity and patience, the friends eventually enjoy their pancakes, making the best of mishaps along the way . . . A delightful, delectable read.” Kirkus
“With characters who resemble plush toys, a cheery pastel palette, and off-the-cuff-sounding dialogue, Tatsukawa creates a hanging-out-in-the-kitchen mood that embodies the essence of home cooking’s joys. ” —Publishers Weekly

“The art is the star of the show here as Tatsukawa’s handmade textures create an overarching softness complemented by a soothing, pastel color palette, and stippling lends the scenes depth and liveliness. ” —BCCB
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