This is a book published in 2020, and I decided to read it as it’s quite short, it has been recommended a few times in many forums, and let’s be honest, it has a pretty fantastic title.
The book is credited as being written by T. Kingfisher, but that turns out to be a pseudonym for Ursula Vernon, and is supposedly a young adult publication.
I actually did read something from Ursula before, the Digger comic § and I quite liked it! But it has a completely different vibe.
The book tracks the adventure of a young magicker girl who works in a bakery and specializes in, well, bread magic. It is quite entertaining, light hearted, and I feel a movie might be objectively great.
Of course, I am not the target audience, so to me it seemed perhaps a bit simplistic and predictable, but hey, it was fun.