Like water for chocolate: a novel in monthly installments, with recipes, romances, and home remedies

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Anchor Books, Sep 1, 1994 - Fiction - 241 pages
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Feast on the sumptuous national bestseller that inspired the magical film! Set in turn-of-the-century Mexico, this classic love story is a "tall-tale, fairy-tale, soap-opera romance, Mexican cookbook and home-remedy handbook all rolled into one" (San Francisco Chronicle).

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Makes you love life and everything in it!

User Review  - Mishski - Borders

Fantastic page turner, could not put this down, and wanted to cook while reading and read while cooking. Great story, characters, after reading I can still visualize the pictures painted in my head by the authors words! The kinda of book you want to pass on to everyone to read. Read full review

Ultimate Favorite Book

User Review  - Willow331 - Borders

To this day, "Like Water for Chocolate" still remains my favorite book. This novel entices all your senses and opens your eyes to the simple beauties that lie within our everyday lives. Read full review


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She is the award-winning author of Like Water For Chocolate. She lives in Mexico City.

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