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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Film Tie-in Books

The Tasty Tale of Chewandswallow

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs The Tasty Tale of Chewandswallow

The Tasty Tale of Chewandswallow is an illustrated early reader that retells the events of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. It is illustrated by Pete Oswald.

Greetings from Chewandswallow!

Greetings

Greetings from Chewandswallow! is a coloring and activity book. It is out of print, but a sample of the coloring pages inside can be found here.

Meet the Folks!

Folks

Meet the Folks! is a coloring and activity book.

The Weather Report with Sam Sparks

Weather report book

The Weather Report is a picture book with 3D images, which includes lenticular 3D glasses. The illustrator, Brigette Barrager, has a blog detailing her work on the book.

Flint Saves the Day

Flint saves cover

Flint Saves the Day is a "Ready-to-Read" illustrated novelization.

Flint saves

Teamwork!

Teamwork

Teamwork! is a "Ready-to-Read" illustrated novelization.

Novelizations

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Junior Novelization

This novelization follows the story of the first film. It also incorporates a few deleted scenes and adds new details:

  • Flint created Spray-on Shoes as an assigned science project
  • Tim worked with his father in the tackle shop
  • The Weather News Network producer paired Manny and Sam for the Swallow Falls broadcast
  • Sam is surprisingly strong
  • Flint hadn't talked to a girl since his mom died (deleted scene)
  • The code for breakfast: food= <eggs>; then <bacon>(crispy); then <toast> + <O_J>(nopulp); startclock <8:30AM>
  • There were 31 flavors of ice cream on Cal's birthday
  • Cal and Earl were sucked into the Spaghetti Twister (deleted scene)
  • The Meat-a-Roid has a distinctive, smelly odor
  • The FLDSMDFR is suspended by a sac made of gelatin
  • The flying car exploded when Sam and Flint kissed, creating fireworks

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Junior Novelization

This novelization follows the story of the sequel. It adds new details such as:

  • Chester V's "humanitarian aid" included bandages, pants, and food bars
  • Tim pronounced Live Corp as "Live Corpse"
  • Chester has a huge poster of himself over his bed
  • Flint dressed as a Thinquanaut for Halloween (his mom was an angel, his dad - reluctantly - a vampire)
  • The Cheespider was the first Foodimal created
  • Flint took the city bus in to work
  • Live Corp also has 24-hour massage pods, a cookie bakery, and a dolphin pool
  • The hover scooters used by Thinquanauts are called "bubble scooters"
  • Most Live Corp employees average one submission a month, Flint submitted one a day
  • Flint's overworking isolated him from Sam
  • Chester had an overflowing file of printed copies of Flint's email submissions
  • Food bars have various flavors: shepherd's pie, schnitzel, borscht, tuna fish, churrascaria, pet-friendly
  • The Sentinels eaten by the Cheespider were named Peter and Stan
  • Barb calculated a time limit of 72-hours before Cheespiders reach Plymouth Rock
  • Brent mistook his toes for worms (deleted scene)
  • The Helpicopter Chester took sunk into oatmeal quicksand/mud, which is why they go on foot
  • The Chinese proverbs are written as "E gun gei de shi wu ken ding you du" and "Un bah be-in chuhng pung yo yoong youan shuh pung yo"
  • Flint is the "father" of the Foodimals, while the FLDSMDFR is the "mother"
  • Barry can throw gobs of jam to blind Sentinels
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