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How Sweet It Is (and Was): A History of Candy

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Can you imagine Valentine's Day without chocolate hearts, Halloween without candy corn, Christmas without candy canes, or Hanukkah without chocolate coins? Candy has always played an important and mouthwatering part in holiday celebrations as well as day-to-day life. From maple syrup invented by Native Americans to the fudge made by a Vassar College student, this text reveals how many kinds of candy came to be. The text, together with witty, fun-filled illustrations, offers an entertaining collection of little known facts on sweets from yesterday and today.

Synopsis:

Can you imagine Valentine's Day without chocolate hearts, Halloween without candy corn, Christmas without candy canes, or Hanukkah without chocolate coins? Candy has always played an important and mouthwatering part in holiday celebrations as well as day-to-day life. Here is a collection of little-known facts, including how many kinds of candy came to be.

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John O'Brien, collects facts about candy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823417124
ill.:
O'Brien, John
Publisher:
Holiday House
Illustrator:
Obrien, John
Author:
Swain, Ruth Freeman
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Picture books
Subject:
Cooking
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Cooking
Subject:
Candy
Subject:
Cooking/Food
Subject:
Chewing gum.
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Cooking by Kids
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
133
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
Primary
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.54x10.08x.57 in. .87 lbs.
Age Level:
06-10

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"Synopsis" by , Can you imagine Valentine's Day without chocolate hearts, Halloween without candy corn, Christmas without candy canes, or Hanukkah without chocolate coins? Candy has always played an important and mouthwatering part in holiday celebrations as well as day-to-day life. Here is a collection of little-known facts, including how many kinds of candy came to be.
"Synopsis" by , John O'Brien, collects facts about candy.
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