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Chew on This

Everything You Don't Want to Know About Fast Food

By Eric Schlosser, Charles W. Wilson

Chew on This
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  • Hardcover: May 2006,
    270 pages.
    Paperback: Apr 2007,
    320 pages.

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A stinging exposé on the fast food industry, written for teens, by the author of Fast Food Nation

From the book jacket: Kids love fast food. And the fast food industry definitely loves kids. It couldn’t survive without them. Did you know that the biggest toy company in the world is McDonald’s? It’s true. In fact, one out of every three toys given to a child in the United States each year is from a fast food restaurant.

Not only has fast food reached into the toy industry, it’s moving into our schools. One out of every five public schools in the United States now serves brand name fast food. But do kids know what they’re eating? Where do fast food hamburgers come from? And what makes those fries taste so good?

When Eric ...

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