This Book Is Not Good For You

This Book Is Not Good For You

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Between the pages of this book lies the secret to the best-tasting chocolate in all the world. I promise, your taste buds will tingle. Your palette will sing! Oh no, have I accidentally tempted you to read this book? I will warn you, however, the most delicious things are never good for you...and this story is particularly scrumptious! In this tooth-rotting adventure, Cass's mom has been kidnapped by the evil dessert chef and chocolatier, Señor Hugo! The ransom...the legendary tuning fork. Can Cass and Max-Ernest find the magical instrument before it's too late? Will they discover the evil secret ingredient to Señor Hugo's chocolate success? If you're tempted, take a taste, but just remember...this book is not good for you.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 394 pages
  • 133 x 197 x 32mm | 320g
  • New York, NY, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0316040851
  • 9780316040853
  • 24,031

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Praise for The Name of This Book Is Secret:
"Equal parts snarky and delightful."-Booklist
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Praise for The Name of This Book Is Secret:
"Equal parts snarky and delightful."--Booklist
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About Pseudonymous Bosch

With the focus of his third book being chocolate, will elusive narrator Pseudonymous Bosch finally reveal his secret identity? You'll have to wait and see. In the meantime, don't forget to gather clues from his previous books: The Name of This Book Is Secret and If You're Reading This, It's Too Late.
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18,030 ratings
4.28 out of 5 stars
5 51% (9,245)
4 31% (5,570)
3 14% (2,573)
2 2% (448)
1 1% (194)

Our customer reviews

Cass, Max-Ernest, and Yo-Yogi are in the middle of another mystery. Señor Hugo, great chocolate experimenter, Dr. L, and Ms. Mauvais are holding Cass' mom captive. The ransom: the legendary Tuning Fork, an instrument that can turn any food or drink into whatever the owner wishes. Now, Cass and her friends will have to battle deadly sweets, crazy puzzles, and other sinister things in order to defeat Hugo and get her mother back. Where is the great Tuning Fork? Can Cass and her friends stop Hugo from achieving his evil desires? A fun, action-packed adventure for reluctant readers, the puzzles are especially fun to solve. The humorous chocolate facts and puns are entertaining. The characters are well-developed, and the plot is fun and uniquely crafted. Those who like action, adventure, and mystery stories will truly enjoy reading THIS BOOK IS NOT GOOD FOR YOU. *Gold Star Award Winner!show more
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