No more chocolate! What? It is the new century and the government in power is called the Good For You Party. Do they really know best when it comes to health policies, closing down all the burger bars and chip shops in the country?
Through the introduction of so-called healthy snacks and re-education programmes, the Good For You Party is striving to build a happier and heal...more
I don't really remember the book that much, but as a child I did eagerly watch all episodes of a mini series based off it. I could never figure out if it was a British show or an Australian made show. It was filmed in London, with one or two British accents, but most of the cast were Australian. Odd.
In any c ...more
I think that had the story begun with a different pretense I would have been be ...more
Forcibly improving the health of the citizens of Britain, the newly elected Good For You Party bans chocolate and makes the consumption of fruit and vegetables compulsory. Then best friends Smudger and Huntley find a hidden stash of ingredients to make chocolate. Their underground chocolate-making business flourishes.
Then one of them is arrested.
I have been thinking of making a new shelf for this book: Choco ...more