Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

ISBN: 9780552995870

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“Ignore the slightly dubious film jacket! This is a wonderful, passionate and beautifully written love story where food reflects and compels the dramatic relationship between the two main characters. As a Spanish friend once said to me: ‘Bob, you are English, you have tea in your veins. But I am Spanish, and I have fire in my blood!’ A beautiful book.” Bob

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“Ignore the slightly dubious film jacket! This is a wonderful, passionate and beautifully written love story where food reflects and compels the dramatic relationship between the two main characters. As a Spanish friend once said to me: ‘Bob, you are English, you have tea in your veins. But I am Spanish, and I have fire in my blood!’ A beautiful book.” Bob

Like Water For Chocolate tells the captivating story of the De la Garza family.

As the youngest daughter, Tita is forbidden by Mexican tradition to marry. Instead, she pours all of her emotions into her delicious recipes, which she shares with readers along the way. When Tita falls in love with Pedro, he is seduced by the magical food she cooks. Unfortunately, he’s married to her sister…

Filled with recipes, magical realism and bittersweet humour, this charming story of one family’s life in turn-of-the-century Mexico has captivated readers all over the world and was made into an award-winning film.

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