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Fannie in the kitchen

Deborah Hopkinson, Nancy Carpenter (Illustrator)
Fannie Farmer is a mother's helper in the Shaw house, where the daughter gives her the idea of writing down precise instructions for measuring and cooking, which eventually became one of the first modern cookbooks
Print Book, English, 1999
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York, 1999
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
9780689819650, 068981965X
"The whole story from soup to nuts of how Fannie Farmer invented recipes with precise measurements, including helpful hints from her famous cookbook."
"An Anne Schwartz book."