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Halloween candy is for kids.

We were all bummed today that no one brought in any leftover Halloween candy. And then *this* arrived from our friends at Taza Chocolate…I mean Heaven: It is by far the most delicious thing to have come Out of the Box in our seven years of publication. And guess what? Today is Out of the […]

Review of No Monkeys, No Chocolate

No Monkeys, No Chocolate by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young; illus. by Nicole Wong Primary    Charlesbridge    32 pp. 8/13    978-1-58089-287-2    $16.95 Starting with the finished products (cake! candy bars! hot fudge sundaes!) and working backward, Stewart and Young explain where chocolate comes from. The expository text begins with cocoa beans, which are dried and processed […]