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The chocolate tin, Fiona McIntosh

Label
The chocolate tin
Title
The chocolate tin
Statement of responsibility
Fiona McIntosh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alexandra Frobisher is a modern-thinking woman with hopes of a career in England's famous chocolate-making town of York. She has received several proposals of marriage, although none of them promises that elusive extra ? love. Matthew Britten-Jones is a man of charm and strong social standing. He impresses Alex and her parents with his wit and intelligence, but would an amicable union be enough for a fulfilling life together? At the end of the war, Captain Harry Blakeney discovers a dead soldier in a trench in France. In the man's possession is a secret love note, tucked inside a tin of chocolate that had been sent to the soldiers as a gift from the people back home. In pursuit of the author of this mysterious message, Harry travels to Rowntree's chocolate factory in England's north, where his life becomes inextricably bound with Alexandra and Matthew's. Only together will they be able to unlock secrets of the past and offer each other the greatest gift for the future. From the battlefields of northern France to the mediaeval city of York, this is a heartbreaking tale about a triangle of love in all its forms and a story about the bittersweet taste of life . . . and of chocolate"--Back cover
Summary
"Alexandra Frobisher is a modern-thinking woman with hopes of a career in England's famous chocolate-making town of York. She has received several proposals of marriage, although none of them promises that elusive extra: love. Matthew Britten-Jones is a man of charm and strong social standing. He impresses Alex and her parents with his wit and intelligence, but would an amicable union be enough for a fulfilling life together? At the end of the war, Captain Harry Blakeney discovers a dead soldier in a trench in France. In the man's possession is a secret love note, tucked inside a tin of chocolate that had been sent to the soldiers as a gift from the people back home. In pursuit of the author of this mysterious message, Harry travels to Rowntree's chocolate factory in England's north, where his life becomes inextricably bound with Alexandra and Matthew's. Only together will they be able to unlock secrets of the past and offer each other the greatest gift for the future. From the battlefields of northern France to the medieval city of York, this is a heartbreaking tale about a triangle of love in all its forms and a story about the bittersweet taste of life . . . and of chocolate"--Back cover
Theme
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10563704
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McIntosh, Fiona
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Chocolate industry
  • Interpersonal relations
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Mate selection
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Chocolate
  • Australian fiction
  • York (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The chocolate tin, Fiona McIntosh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "By the bestselling author of The Perfumer's Secret"--Cover
  • Colour illustration on end papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057546611
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780143797067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)951020092
Label
The chocolate tin, Fiona McIntosh
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "By the bestselling author of The Perfumer's Secret"--Cover
  • Colour illustration on end papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057546611
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780143797067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)951020092

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