9780385420174

Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances, and Home Remedies

Esquivel, Laura

ISBN 10: 038542017X / 0-385-42017-X
ISBN 13: 9780385420174
Publisher: Anchor
Publication Date: 1995
Binding: Softcover
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Synopsis:
Earthy, magical, and utterly charming, this tale of family life in tum-of-the-century Mexico became a best-selling phenomenon with its winning blend of poignant romance and bittersweet wit.

Review:
"A tall-tale, fairy-tale, soap-opera romance, Mexican cookbook and home-remedy handbook all rolled into one, Like Water For Chocolate is one tasty entree from first-time novelist Laura Esquivel." -- San Francisco Chronicle

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Review:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Spanish

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