The Great British Tuck Shop
From Mojos to Rainbow Drops, Space Raiders to Trios, Corona to Kia-Ora and everything in between.Fully illustrated with hundreds of wrappers, ads and photographs, this book will lead you down memory lane until you reach the corner shop, load up a 10p mix-up bag and rot your teeth on the contents.
The authors have been given access to the archives, factories and warehouses of some of the leading sweet and snack manufacturers in the country and have delivered a book that is packed full of fascinating historical research.
“A magisterial work of social history.” – Rachel Cooke, Observer Food Monthly.
“A must-buy for sweet-eaters everywhere.” – Sunday Times.
“A book which is all kinds of amazing.” – Alexis Petridis.
HarperCollins Publishing, 27th September 2012