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The Sweet History Of Candy

May 9, 2016

  Susan Benjamin is a candy historian and owner of True Treats Candy, the nation’s only research-based historic candy company.

Her new book, Sweet as Sin: The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America's Favorite Pleasure, tells the story of candy's remarkable history -- most of it sweet, some of it bitter.