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Light Bulb Baking in the News

Easy-Bake Oven Shout Out from Gizmodo

Gizmodo featured The Collectors Weekly article about the history and evolution of the Easy-Bake Oven.

Collectors Weekly: Easy-Bake Evolution – 50 Years of Cakes, Cookies, and Gender Politics

Collectors Weekly, the go-to resource for collectors and admirers of vintage treasures, takes an exhaustive look at the role the Easy-Bake Oven plays in the collective consciousness of North Americans.

Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven Book Review

Thank you to Michelle Spelman of for a great review of Light Bulb Baking!

Bake-off and book signing in Cincinnati!

Joseph-Beth Books in Cincinnati, Ohio will host Light Bulb Baking author Todd Coopee for a special book signing and bake-off. just released their holiday gift list of books by local authors.

We’re thrilled that Light Bulb Baking is mentioned!

Book Signing in Washington D.C.

Light Bulb Baking author, Todd Coopee, will be at the Old Town location of the Washington D.C. eatery, Teaism.

Regional Contact: Joel Haslam Interviews Author Todd Coopee

Joel Haslam of CTV’s Regional Contact talks with Toy Tales Editor-in-Chief Todd Coopee about his book Light Bulb Baking: A History of the Easy-Bake Oven. The two discuss the appeal of nostalgia and the popularity of the Easy-Bake Oven, bake a cake in the toy oven, and play a rousing game of Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots.

Author Todd Coopee will be on 580 CFRA’s Sunday Morning Blend at 9:45am

Author Todd Coopee talks with host Dan Pihlainen about Light Bulb Baking and the innovation, history, and marketing behind the toy’s 50 year history.

Easy-Bake Oven cooks up warm memories for Ottawa collector-turned-author

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.