This Book Is Not Good For You (The Secret Series)

Book 3 of 5 in the The Secret Series
Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 4 - 8Grades 3 - 5U4.956452
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.
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published on September 1, 2009 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN-10: 031604086X
ISBN-13: 9780316040860
44 Book Reviews
  • chantel10over 7 years
    love it so much!
    • gymnast19
      gymnast19over 7 years
      A girl named Cass's mother Mel is kidnapped by the evil chef senor Hugo whose plan is to make a chocolate using the mysterious turning fork to make a chocolate that taste good because that what the turning fork did. Of course Cass comes to save her mother but just gets trapped in Hugos chocolate trap with the midnight sun tracking her every move will she make it out ok?
      • geteis
        geteisover 7 years55 stars
        i love the whole series and yet another geat book by the man with no name
        • bibliophile
          bibliophileabout 8 years
          This is such a funny and witty book. These series are one of my favorites!!!
          • ninacreekside
            ninacreeksideabout 8 years55 stars
            I thought that this book was awesome from WildWorld to the cacao plantation. Cass and Max-Ernest set off on their tried adventure. This yummy story about chocolate but also might be dangerous. Read this book to find out.
            • headream100
              headream100over 8 years55 stars
              I especially loved this book out of all the series. :) it was the most intriguing, in my opinion.
              • devorino_swimha
                devorino_swimhaover 8 years55 stars
                actullly this book is great for u! (just don't eat it!)
                • margotcreekside
                  margotcreeksideover 8 years55 starsFeatured
                  This book is full of adventure, happiness, and humor. Cass and Max-Earnest find this coca plantation inside a zoo. And it is controlled by the Midnight Sun! If you wan't to know what happens next, read the book. It is awesome!!!!
                  • edmodo-ggqbbhzvxa
                    edmodo-ggqbbhzvxaabout 9 years
                    this book is very good
                    • rozeb
                      rozebabout 9 years
                      The way that he breaks in is so funny! I like it when he does that, That is part of what makes this book so cool!