by Charise Mericle Harper
Cupcake is just plain vanilla and he was left behind when all the fancier cupcakes were chosen first. Candle is just a plain birthday candle - he does not sparkle, he is not skinny or a number. Together, the two try all different combinations to make Cupcake seem like a better choice. Finally, the friends find just the right blend. This story has silly pictures and a cupcake recipe at the end - it's the perfect way to sweeten your day!