These cakes are guaranteed to add a sparkle to any birthday celebration. Children and adults alike will love poring over the ideas in this book; which colourful cake to make first - the spooky pirate ship, the cheerful caterpillar or the whimsical castle in the clouds? There are 49 inspired designs to choose from, each with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. A comprehensive introduction provides baking tips, safety advice and shopping suggestions, as well as decorating techniques. With Julie Lanham's clear instructions, you'll find creating these masterpieces is child's play!