If you're like us, the secret to baking is swinging by the bakery on the way home from work. But the real secret is how many times we stop in for a brownie or a dozen chocolate fudge cookies during the week. (Don't ask.) Owning a copy of The Secrets of Baking ($31) will really keep our sweets obsession private. No one needs to know how many cannoli or blackberry-lime-filled donuts we eat!