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The Chocolate Touch

Written by Patrick Skene Catling & illustrated by Margot Apple
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May 23, 2006
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Pages
8-12
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John midas loves chocolate. He loves it so much that he′ll eat it any hour of any day. He doesn′t care if he ruins his appetite. He thinks chocolate is better than any other food! But one day, after wandering into a candy store and buying a piece of their best chocolate, John finds out that there might just be such a thing as too much chocolate. . . .

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Who Wrote The Chocolate Touch

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Patrick Skene Catling

<p>Born in London, Patrick Skene Catling was educated there and at Oberlin College in the United States. As a Royal Canadian Air Force navigator and as a journalist, he has traveled extensively. His present home is in the Republic of Ireland.The original appearance of The Chocolate Touch in 1952 stirred much reviewer enthusiasm. The New York Herald Tribune remarked, “it has already proved a hilarious success with children,” and The Saturday Review said, “it is told with an engaging humor that boys and girls will instantly discover and approve.”</p>

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Who Illustrated The Chocolate Touch

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Margot Apple

Margot Apple is a freelance illustrator, having illustrated more than fifty books for children while also producing illustrations for “Cricket” and “Ladybug” magazines. She now lives in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, with her husband and their pets, a dog and a cat.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780688161330
Publication Date:
May 23, 2006
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2006283914
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
69658806
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0688161332
Lexile® Level:
770L
Scholastic Level:
N
ATOS® Book Level:
4.7
Accelerated Reader® Points:
2.0
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
256
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
MG

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