Milton Hershey's Sweet Idea: A Chocolate Kingdom

Sunday, February 25, 2018
Chocolate-Covered Peanuts Day
Hershey's is known for their chocolate, especially when it comes to chocolate-covered peanuts. Learn the story behind Hershey's chocolate.

Have you ever tasted a Hershey chocolate bar? Milton Hershey’s chocolate bars are famous around the world, but it wasn’t an easy path to turn his idea into a reality. Readers will love learning the story behind the name as they follow along with Milton’s beginnings as a family farmer, his string of failed candy businesses, and his eventual massive success.

Author |Cooper, Sharon Katz
Illustrator |Sánchez, Alvaro Iglesias
Lexile |610L
Pages |32
Genre |Nonfiction
Reading level |2-3
Interest level |2-4
Lexile |610L