Just Add Magic
Take three friends. Add an old cookbook. Combine with cute boys and a pinch of magic…and see what kind of chaos ensues! When Kelly Quinn and her two BFFs discover a dusty old cookbook while cleaning out the attic, the girls decide to try a few of the mysterious and supposedly magical recipes that are inside. To their surprise, the Keep ’Em Quiet Cobbler actually silences K...more
While cleaning out the attic, Kelly Quinn discovers an old book. Normally, that might not catch her eye, but when she opens it, she discovers recipes. Kelly adores cooking and she can't wait to try out some new recipes.
Now that she and her two BFFs are starting seventh grade, it could be time to start their very own cooking club. As she reads the recipes, some of the ingredients are unfamiliar to her. She wanders into a store to gather the ingredie...more
I recently read Just Add Magic by Cindy Callaghan. Kelly had just found a bunch of hidden recipes in her attic! She hopes that her two friends, Darbie O'Brien and Hanna will help her mix up a secret cooking club with recipes that are for their eyes only. But when the friends get two creepy warnings in fifteen minuets, they have to beware of the law of returns. This book was very suspenseful because when they made a recipe they always ran into the law of returns. The book sometimes had a p...more
Cooking always has just a little bit of mystery, and Cindy Callaghan’s Just Add M...more
When Kelly discovers an old recipe book in her attic she's beyond excited. It's Kelly's dream to grow up and be a famous chef. I loved reading about all the different recipes Kelly made and most of them sounded delicious. It definitely made me in the mood to bake! But when Kelly and her friends start cooking things out of the secret recip...more
I have to say Just Add Magic is a fantastically cute and well-written book for young girls .. and even the older girls too!
Kelly Quinn is a typical 12-year-old, wanna-be chef extraordinaire who, with her two BFF's, Darbie and Hannah, forms a 'Secret Cooking Club' after she finds a very old, very mysterious and possibly magic recipe...more
Just Add Magic tells the story of seventh-grader Kelly Quinn, a girl who loves to cook, play soccer, and hang out with her best friends Darbie and Hannah. So when Kelly and Darbie discover a old cookbook it's just the icing on the cake for Kelly Quin, because not only does she have fresh new cooking ideas to worth with, but sh...more
What an fun and engaging story! Looking back at seventh grade, it would have been nice to add some magic and spice things up in Home Ec. Class! Three best friends, one bothersome younger brother, the neighbors and the craziness of parents, plus a bit of magical cooking, adds up to one very enjoyable book!
Kelly and her friends seem like girls I'd like to know.