Cake Wrecks

Cake Wrecks : When Professional Cakes Go Hilariously Wrong

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Cake Wrecks are professionally made cakes that for some reason are unintentionally sad, silly, creepy, inappropriate, or perhaps just plain ugly. Photos of these unwitting disasters and the hilarious commentary of blogger Jen Yates make one of the funniest blogs on the Web.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 152 x 236 x 18mm | 580.6g
  • Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Kansas City, United States
  • English
  • w. ill.
  • 0740785370
  • 9780740785375
  • 49,996

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"Think of them as epic fails, with frosting" (David Hochman, The New York Times)
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"One big ol'pastry fail after another ... hilarious photographs of what were you thinking?" (Florida Times Union) "For once a title doesn't exaggerate. This is a hilarious book." (The Advocate) " (AM New York) "A hilarious winner." (Oregonian) "A cavalcade of baking hate crimes perpetrated in the name of celebratory desserts, Cake Wrecks takes creator Jen Yates' flawlessly written meme and advances it in book form." (Tampa Tribune) "Now you can have your cake and laugh at it, too." (YahooVoices) "Here's a way to enjoy cake without eating a bite (Cake Wrecks)... will have you laughing so hard you'll forget to eat." (The Washington Post) "Mixed  but tasty!  messages" (Reader's Digest) "Think of them as epic fails, with frosting" (David Hochman, The New York Times)
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About Jen Yates

Jen Yates lives in Orlando, Florida, with her husband, John, and their two cats. She enjoys eating dessert first, quoting Ghostbusters, and reminding everyone that she used to be a Jungle Cruise skipper. When not writing for her blog Cake Wrecks, Jen can be found flaunting her flaming geekiness on her other blog, Epbot.
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4,683 ratings
3.97 out of 5 stars
5 38% (1,758)
4 32% (1,488)
3 23% (1,078)
2 5% (257)
1 2% (102)
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