Throwing a Halloween party (or just looking for some tasty
eats to munch on while ya plow through your favorite book for the fiftieth
time)? Try these sweets! From candy to ice cream, we’re working up an appetite…
The Sisterhood of the
When the foursome meet up every summer in the aerobics
studio, Tibby always brings along a pile of eats, including sour Gummi Bears.
The Chronicles of
Turkish Delight is a classic treat that dates back hundreds
of years to Istanbul. Following in the footsteps of many, Edmund Pevensie is
lured into the White Witch’s clutches thanks to the magical eat.
Harry Potter and the
There is a whole new world of candy to be found in J.K.
Rowling’s wizarding world, but we’re digging Chocolate Frogs—especially since
that’s where Harry first learned about Nicholas Flamel.
Charlie and the
Willie Wonka’s candy haven is loaded with sweet treats, but
we love that you can buy the Everlasting Gobstoppers in real life. Fill up a
bowl and see how many you can go through.
The Secret Life of
This book’s all about the Civil Rights movement and coming
of age amid it, but we can’t get enough of the honey the action centers on. Try
adding Bit-O-Honey to your pile of eats.
Little House in the
There’s lots of food in Laura Ingalls Wilder’s series, but
we dig the maple sugar candy Grandma makes in the first book. If you haven’t
tried it, you need to get going—So. Good.
James and the Giant
When James falls into a world of adventure with a cast of
crazy insects, they munch on juicy peach flesh as they travel the world. Pick
up some peach gummies and gobble away, we say!
The Princess Diaries
One of our favorite Mia moments happens in the school
cafeteria, when she smears an ice cream cone into Lana’s chest. Ice cream truck
treats are pure nostalgia. For a party, pack a variety of pick into a colorful
Code Name Verity
This mind-bending, fast-paced novel is full of twists and
turns. As the heroines trip through World War II, take comfort in a favorite
treat: a bar of Hershey’s milk chocolate. All together now: Yum!
One of our favorite series features food-obsessed Layne
Abeley. In P.S. I Loath You, her bite
of choice is bubble gum, and boy, we couldn’t be more in agreement. From Double
Bubble to Blow Pops, there’s a veritable smorgasbord of sweet selections.
BY BRITTANY TAYLOR ON 10/25/2013 12:00:00 AM