My Hair
Hannah Lee
This book is about one girl’s search for the BEST party hair – as demonstrated by her family and friends. “My birthday’s coming up so soon, I’ll need new clothes to wear. But most of all, I need to know – how shall I style my hair?” Joyous and vibrant, this captures perfectly the excitement of getting ready for a celebration, as well as showcasing a dazzling array of intricate hairstyles (to be published in September 2019). Faber, $15.99

#Team Bride
Look no further for the perfect hen party keepsake for your #teambride! Perfect for party bags, this cute book is packed with quizzes and games, party planning inspiration, checklists and décor ideas, advice for the bride-to-be, disaster management solutions for last-minute wobbles, rude recipes and a memory section to tell the story of your friendship and capture those once-in-a-lifetime hen’s party memories. The essential handbook to ensure your BFF has the hen’s party of her dreams! HarperCollins, $11.25

Jelly Shots: A Rainbow of 70 Boozy Recipes
Michelle Cordero
Everyone’s searching for creative and inventive new ways to serve drinks at parties and Jelly Shot Queen Michelle Cordero has the perfect solution. Ditch those boring wine glasses and beer mugs – Jelly Shots is a colourful collection of inventive new jelly shot recipes that has turned the shoddy little plastic shot cup into a stunningly beautiful party treat. Quarto US, $22.99

Birthday Baby
Jane Godwin and Davina Bell
Today is baby’s birthday. Here come baby’s friends. Hello! Shy baby. Friendly baby. Sunny baby. Lazy baby. Who else will we meet? This delightful story, from a winning team, perfectly captures a baby’s birthday party.
Allen & Unwin, $24.99

Poh Bakes 100 Greats
Poh Ling Yeow
Poh owns and runs Adelaide destination cafe and bakery Jamface, with her bestie, Sarah. She describes the Jamface baking philosophy as the love child between a Parisian patisserie and the Country Women’s Association. Here, she shares recipes for 100 of her favourite baked delights – perfect for your next party. Murdoch Books, $39.99



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