The Chocolate Touch

Author: Melissa McClone
Publisher: Tule Publishing
ISBN: 9781946772343
Release Date: 2017-05-04
Genre: Fiction

Chocolate expert Chantelle Cummings arrives in Marietta, Montana with two goals—sign copies of her new book and research a quaint local chocolate shop. When she meets a gorgeous guy passing out chocolate samples, her visit turns sweeter than she ever imagined. The man melts her heart, but her dream of working in France with her family makes her hesitant to pursue a romance. Former Air Force captain York Parker has one month before embarking upon a consulting career. He never expected to be selling chocolates, but he’s happy to help his sister and her boss. He also likes spending time with sassy, pretty Chantelle. His new coworker may have the chocolate touch, but he’d rather taste her decadent kisses… until he learns the real reason she’s in town. Will the truth harden his heart, or will love pave the way to a sweet future?

The Chocolate Touch

Author: Patrick Skene Catling
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062283610
Release Date: 2013-07-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this zany twist on the legend of King Midas and his golden touch, 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…. The Chocolate Touch has remained a favorite for millions of kids, teachers, and parents for several generations. It's an enjoyable story that pulls in even reluctant readers.

The Chocolate Touch

Author: Laura Florand
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.
ISBN: 9780758286338
Release Date: 2013-07-30
Genre: Fiction

Vive la Laura Florand! --Cassandra King La Vie en Chocolat Dominique Richard's reputation says it all--wild past, wilder flavors, black leather and smoldering heat. Jaime Corey is hardly the first woman to be drawn to all that dark, delicious danger. Sitting in Dom's opulent chocolaterie in Paris day after day, she lets his decadent creations restore her weary body and spirit, understanding that the man himself is entirely beyond her grasp. Until he touches her. . . Chocolate, Dominique understands--from the biting tang of lime-caramel to the most complex infusions of jasmine, lemon-thyme, and cayenne. But this shy, freckled American who sits alone in his salon, quietly sampling his exquisite confections as if she can't get enough of them--enough of him--is something else. She has secrets too, he can tell. Of course if she really knew him, she would run. Yet once you have spotted your heart's true craving, simply looking is no longer enough. . . Praise for Laura Florand and her novels "I adored this story. . .Paris, chocolate, and romance, all in one hilarious package." --New York Times bestelling author Eloisa James "Readers will devour this frothy, fun novel."--Booklist "Both sensual and sweet. . .a story that melts in your mouth!" --USA Today bestselling author Christie Ridgway

The Chocolate Touch Literature Kit Gr 3 4

Author: Mary Kerfoot
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press
ISBN: 9781771676533
Release Date: 2016-08-12
Genre: Education

In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: The Chocolate Touch is a re-imagined story of a young boy who turns everything he eats into chocolate. John Midas loves candy, especially chocolate. He loves it so much, that he refuses to eat anything else. His parents try to get him to eat more healthy food, but to no avail. One day, John finds a mysterious coin on his way to a friend's house. He decides to spend this coin on a box of chocolate from a store he's never seen before. To his disappointment, the box contains a single ball of chocolate. He eats it anyway, enjoying every last piece. The next day, John wakes to discover that everything he eats turns to chocolate. John is the happiest he could ever be, but soon discovers the downfalls of a chocolate diet. The Chocolate Touch is a twist on the classic legend of King Midas, but teaches the importance of a healthy diet. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.

Ein s es St ck vom Gl ck

Author: Laura Florand
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783838724720
Release Date: 2013-08-16
Genre: Fiction

Witzig, sexy und unwiderstehlich schokoladig: Serotonin-Ausschüttung garantiert! "Sylvain Marquis wusste, was Frauen begehrten: Schokolade. Und so hatte er auf dem Weg ins Erwachsenenalter gelernt, die Begierden einer Frau zu befriedigen." Als Cade nach Paris reist, um den weltbesten Chocolatier für das Süßwaren-Imperium ihres Vaters zu gewinnen, rechnet sie nicht mit dessen arroganter Abfuhr. Doch Cade kann auch anders! Sie setzt alles daran, Sylvain das Geheimnis seiner Rezeptur zu entlocken - koste es, was es wolle. Wenn dieser eingebildete Fatzke nur nicht so unverschämt attraktiv wäre -

Eine himmlische Verf hrung

Author: Laura Florand
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783838757223
Release Date: 2014-09-16
Genre: Fiction

Wer auf der romantischen Ile Saint-Louis mitten in Paris den Teesalon von Magalie und ihren beiden Tanten betritt, taucht in eine verzauberte, sinnliche Welt ein - und kehrt glücklich wieder in den Alltag zurück. Magalie liebt ihr Reich der kleinen Köstlichkeiten über alles. Doch dann eröffnet ausgerechnet in ihrer Nachbarschaft ein berühmter Patissier seine neue Filiale. Klar, dass Magalie dem hochnäsigen Kerl den Kampf ansagt!

Der geheime Zoo

Author: Bryan Chick
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783644455412
Release Date: 2012-01-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ungewöhnliche Dinge gehen im Zoo von Clarksville vor sich. Mitten in der Nacht klettern Affen über die Dächer der Stadt. Wie sind sie aus dem Zoo entkommen? Und was haben sie vor? Als Noahs Schwester Megan kurz darauf auf mysteriöse Weise verschwindet, finden er und seine Freunde Richie und Ella immer wieder Hinweise, die sie in den Zoo führen. Wieso scheinen die Tiere hier bereits auf die Kinder zu warten? Wissen sie, was mit Megan geschehen ist? Als die Freunde schließlich das Geheimnis des Zoos entdecken, stecken sie schon mitten in einem unglaublichen Abenteuer, das sie tief in ein magisches Land führt. Und mit Hilfe des Eisbären Blizzard, des Pinguins Podgy und des kleinen Vogels Marlo machen sie sich auf einen gefährlichen Weg, um Megan zu retten. Der erste Band der spannenden Trilogie um den geheimen Zoo. www.rowohlt.de

Charlie und die Schokoladenfabrik

Author: Roald Dahl
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783644574212
Release Date: 2016-08-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Willy Wonka stand ganz allein in dem großen offenen Fabriktor. Seine Augen waren ungewöhnlich lebhaft. Plötzlich machte er ein paar komische kleine Tanzschritte, breitete die Arme aus und rief: «Willkommen, meine kleinen Freunde! Willkommen in der Schokoladenfabrik!» Der geheimnisvolle Willy Wonka öffnet zum ersten Mal die Tore seiner Schokoladenfabrik. Charlie kann es kaum fassen, dass er als eines der fünf glücklichen Kinder, die eine Goldene Eintrittskarte gewonnen haben, dort hineindarf. Denn Willy Wonka macht nicht nur die köstlichste Schokolade – er ist der beste Süßigkeitenerfinder aller Zeiten! Aber Charlie hätte nie gedacht, welche verrückten Abenteuer ihn in Wonkas Schokoladenfabrik wirklich erwarten würden ...