A Journey Through the Chocolate Underbelly of AmericaDownloadable Audiobook - 2004
Perhaps you remember The Marathon, Oompahs, Bit-O-Choc, or Kit Kat Dark. Where did they go? Driven by his obsession, stubborn idealism, and the promise of free candy, self-confessed candyfreak Steve Almond takes off on a quest to discover candy's origins in America, to explore little companies that continue to get by on pluck and perseverance, and to witness the glorious excess of candy manufacturing. By turns ecstatic, comic, and bittersweet, Candyfreak is the story of how Steve Almond grew up on candyand how, for better and worse, candy has grown up too.
Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : Made available through hoopla, 2004
Branch Call Number: Streaming Hoopla Audiobook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 45 min.)) : digital