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

By Laura Esquivel, Thomas Christensen (Translator), Carol Christensen (Translator)
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Description


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.

About the Author


Laura Esquivel was born in Mexico City in 1950. Her first novel, "Like Water for Chocolate, " has sold more than four and a half million copies around the world and remained on the "New York Times" bestseller list for more than a year. She currently lives in Mexico.



Christiansen is a freelance writer.

Praise For…


“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

Product Details
ISBN: 9780385420174
ISBN-10: 038542017X
Publisher: Anchor Books
Publication Date: October 1995
Pages: 256
Language: English