The Sweet Story of Hot Chocolate

20759435

Title: The Sweet Story of Hot Chocolate

Author: Stephen Krensky

Illustrator: Rob McClurkan

Publisher: Simon Spotlight

Year: 2014

ISBN: 978-1-4814-2053-2

Summary: Four chapters of information on the history of hot chocolate will keep any chocolate lover turning the pages. A lot of history and a little bit of science combine to give the whole picture. And if you’re interested in more, read the Expert Pages at the end of the story… Maps, Trade, Currency, and more are discussed.

Literary Merit: Organization of information paired with fun illustrations.

Kid Appeal: Kids who are in the know, will want to know more about their favorite food and drink.

12038110_10153635499864847_2796384396204241257_n

Disclaimer: This book was nominated for the 2015 CYBILS Award in the Early Reader category. This review is shared as part of the Round One Judging. It is solely my own opinion and not influenced by any other parties.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: