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The Resource Like water for chocolate, Laura Esquivel ; translated by Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen

Like water for chocolate, Laura Esquivel ; translated by Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen

Label
Like water for chocolate
Title
Like water for chocolate
Statement of responsibility
Laura Esquivel ; translated by Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen
Title variation
Like water for hot cholocate
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This novel is a romantic, poignant tale, touched with moments of magic, graphic earthiness and bittersweet wit. A sumptuous feast of a novel, it relates the bizarre history of the all-female De La Garza family
Related
Member of
Summary
Despite the fact that she has fallen in love with a young man, Tita, the youngest of three daughters born to a tyrannical rancher, must obey tradition and remain single and at home to care for her mother
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Book Sense Book of the Year Adult Trade, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026350
Cataloging source
NNPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Esquivel, Laura
Dewey number
863
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1030
  • 1030
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christensen, Carol
  • Christensen, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Families
  • Mexico
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in monthly installments, with recipes, romances, and home remedies
Label
Like water for chocolate, Laura Esquivel ; translated by Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously published under title: Like water for hot chocolate
  • Translation of: Como agua para chocolate
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000010626525
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780552995870
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29635765
Label
Like water for chocolate, Laura Esquivel ; translated by Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously published under title: Like water for hot chocolate
  • Translation of: Como agua para chocolate
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000010626525
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780552995870
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29635765

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