The Chocolate Touch

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HarperCollins, Mar 1, 1979 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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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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Short book with a quick plot. - Goodreads
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It was a good book and had a very surprising ending. - Goodreads
The writing was a rather sloppy. - Goodreads

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Review: John Midas walks to Susans house to play but he takes a new route and he found a coin with a fat boy and JM on the other side. he takes it and then he see's a candy shop. he went there and the ... Read full review

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About the author (1979)

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./p. pThe 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."

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