Featuring 40 recipes and eight party themes, complete with fun crafts and decorating ideas for each, American Girl Parties will inspire young chefs and parents alike.  <br> <br> In this third cookbook from Williams Sonoma and American Girl, aspiring chefs will discover bite-sized delicacies like chocolate-dipped strawberries and butterfly-shaped cheese sandwiches, along with fare such as chicken-apple sausages on a stick, baked sweet potato fries, and caramel-dipped apple slices for holidays like 4th of July and Halloween, paired with clever serving ideas, fun theme-driven crafts, and colorful party favors.<br> <br> Sweet treats include s'mores ice cream sundaes, raspberry jam sandwich heart cookies, cinnamon-sugar monkey bread, peppermint brownie bites, hot chocolate cookies<br> <br> Savory dishes include mac & cheese cups, grilled cheese hearts with tomato-star orzo soup, bite-sized broccoli-cheddar quiches, mini corn on the cob with lime butter, biscuit-wrapped veggie hot dog "mummies"<br> <br> Refreshing drinks such as melon-mint agua fresca, spooky smoothies, milkshakes, and fruity "tea"<br> <br> Party themes :<br> <br> Sweetheart Party/Valentine's Day <br> <br> Garden Tea Party <br> <br> Springtime Party/Easter <br> <br> Summer BBQ/4th of July <br> <br> Sleepover Breakfast Party <br> <br> Burger Bar Birthday Party <br> <br> Spooky Party/Halloween <br> <br> Holiday Cookie Party <br> <br> The delicious recipes, fun ideas, and colorful images in American Girl Parties will captivate young cooks and can be made with everyday cookware and kitchen utensils; this companion title to  American Girl Baking  and American Girl Cooking will be go-to resources for your little chef.