Chocolate by Hershey

A Story about Milton S. Hershey

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Milton Hershey loved candy. As a boy, he saved his hard-earned pennies for the candy store. He soon discovered that he had a gift for making delicious treats and, after years of trying, Milton finally make it big. People loved his new HERSHEY’S chocolate. Readers will delight in the story behind Hershey’s mouth-watering world of chocolate.

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978-0-87614-641-5
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978-0-82258-906-8
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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 1994
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint LernerClassroom, Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 1994-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 5.9
BISACS JNF007020, JNF007090
Dewey 338.7'664153'092
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.875 x 8.5
Lexile 920
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 5.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 15509
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, Maps, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides

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Creative Minds Biographies

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