That’s mighty high praise given the source.
GoodHousekeeping.com featured a number of original images from my book, Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven, in an article that provides a glimpse into the history of the toy oven.
Which Easy-Bake Oven Are You?
Light Bulb Baking reviewed and profiled by Wink Books
Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven awarded Silver Independent Book Publishers Association Benjamin Franklin Award Read the press release »
The book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device, and with iTunes on your computer. It can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Download a copy »
Gizmodo featured the The Collectors Weekly article about the history and evolution of the Easy-Bake Oven.
It’s nice to see the Easy-Bake Oven still resonates with so many people! Read the article »
This is a great in-depth article about the history of the toy oven.
“In the millions of toys that come and go, there are few that hold the prestigious honor of having an enduring, positive impact on the life of a child… Coopee does an enchanting job of capturing that in this book!”
Thank you to Michelle Spelman of Examiner.com for a great review of Light Bulb Baking! Read it here »
On Tuesday, January 21, Joseph-Beth Books in Cincinnati, Ohio will host Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee for a special book signing and bake-off. The event starts at 7pm.
Apt613 just released their holiday gift list of books by local Ottawa authors. Thrilled that Light Bulb Baking is mentioned! View the list here »
When: Sunday, December 15 at 3pm
He spoke about his book Light Bulb Baking, A History of the Easy-Bake Oven and played Rock’em Sock’em Robots.
Check out the broadcast segment here.
The Cincinnati Game and Toy Industry Professionals released their 3rd annual 2013 Cincinnati Toymakers Holiday Gift Guide last week and Light Bulb Baking made the cut.
It’s great to be included in this gift guide with other amazing gift ideas for the holidays. The Magic 8 Ball is a classic! And, of course, the Easy-Bake Oven. View the entire guide »
Author Todd Coopee will be on 580 CFRA’s Sunday Morning Blend today at 9:45am.
He’ll talk with host Dan Pihlainen about Light Bulb Baking and the innovation, history, and marketing behind the toy’s 50 year history.
Ottawa Citizen writer, Bruce Deachman, talks with Light Bulb Baking author, Todd Coopee, about his evolution from toy collector to author and discusses why the Easy-Bake Oven has captured the imaginations of children for generations.
Today at 3:45pm, Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee will join host Don Landry on his radio show, London @ Large, on News Talk 1290 CJBK to talk about Light Bulb Baking and the enduring appeal of the Easy-Bake Oven.
Todd will join Larry Fedoruk on Newstalk 610 CKTB today around 3:30pm to talk about Light Bulb Baking and the Easy-Bake Oven’s journey from children’s toy to pop culture icon.
Today at 12:45pm: Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee will be talking with Mike Bullard on his show, Beyond the Mic, about Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven.
The article provides an excerpt from the book that focused on the history of toymaker Kenner’s ubiquitous oven and its place in North American toy culture.
When: Sunday, November 17 at 2-3:30pm
“…and the gorgeous layout and design showcases the baked goods, all the different models, and vintage advertisements. Even if you’re not hip to the Easy-Bake scene, it’s worth checking out…”
Thank you to Pop Rewind for the great interview and review of Light Bulb Baking! Read it here »
We set up a photo booth at the Light Bulb Baking book launch and signing—it was a big hit! There were some great moments captured.
Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee takes a trip through the history of the Easy-Bake Oven with Leanne Cusack on CTV Ottawa News at Noon
Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee talks about the Easy-Bake Oven on CTV Morning Live Ottawa with hosts Jeff Hopper and Lianne Laing. It was great fun, even if the cookies weren’t fully baked!
Todd Coopee joins Derick Fage and Lois Lee of Rogers TV Daytime Ottawa to talk about Light Bulb Baking.
Retrospective of best-selling toy for 50 years details journey from children’s toy to pop culture icon.
There were laughs, trifle, and a lesson on how to open the oven door (hint…..you can’t).
Listen to Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee talk about the Easy-Bake Oven with Alan Neal on CBC Ottawa’s All In A Day.