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The Chocolate Touch

by Patrick Skene Catling

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. | March 1, 1979 | Reinforced Library Binding

The Chocolate Touch is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 2.

In a laugh-out-loud hilarious twist on the legend of King Midas, a boy acquires a magical gift that turns everything his lips touch into chocolate. Can you ever have too much of your favorite food? John Midas is about to find out….

First published in 1952, The Chocolate Touch was an instant classic—and has remained a timeless favorite with kids, teachers, and parents.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Format: Reinforced Library Binding

Dimensions: 128 pages, 8 × 6.12 × 0.57 in

Published: March 1, 1979

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0688321879

ISBN - 13: 9780688321871

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from The chocolate touch An excellent and fun read. Nice illustrations.
Date published: 2014-10-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from So funny1 The book is so amusing
Date published: 2007-12-16

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The Chocolate Touch

The Chocolate Touch

by Patrick Skene Catling

Format: Reinforced Library Binding

Dimensions: 128 pages, 8 × 6.12 × 0.57 in

Published: March 1, 1979

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0688321879

ISBN - 13: 9780688321871

From the Publisher

In a laugh-out-loud hilarious twist on the legend of King Midas, a boy acquires a magical gift that turns everything his lips touch into chocolate. Can you ever have too much of your favorite food? John Midas is about to find out….

First published in 1952, The Chocolate Touch was an instant classic—and has remained a timeless favorite with kids, teachers, and parents.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

From the Jacket

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. . . .

About the Author

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. . . .

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12