Lindsay Ford's Candy Bar War

Lindsay Ford's Candy Bar War

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Do you know about the time when kids gave up chocolate? That time when KIDS gave up candy? Do you believe it?

It’s true, and it was part of the coolest war in history? A war led by children and inspired by the candy bar. A war that began in the small Vancouver Island town of Ladysmith and travelled across Canada. A war that brought children and parents together in a war against price hikes on candy bars in 1947. A year that saw a group of children band together and boycott the chocolate bar; part of Canadian history

This story is part of the Awkward+Awesome children’s book series celebrating unlikely heroes and inner weirdos.

A fun book for children and adults to learn and read about the power of history and working together.

Suitable for Kindergarten to grade four.