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Charlotte au chocolat : memories of a restaurant girlhood / Charlotte Silver.

Silver, Charlotte. (Author).
Book Book (2012.)
Description: 258 p. ; 19 cm.
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2012.
10 of 11 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 9781594488153
  • ISBN: 1594488150
Contents: Prologue -- Hasty pudding -- Front room vs. kitchen -- Skinned pears & dead ducks -- Anything can absorb champagne -- The lavender blonde -- Not in front of the customers -- Cerise delight -- Food opportunities -- The dead parents club -- Cabaret night -- Dover sole -- On lemon ice -- Cabana boys -- The last of the Shirley Temples.
Summary: Recounts the author's childhood in her mother's Harvard Square restaurant at the side of a rotating cast of eccentric staff members and her indomitable mother, describing how she grew into an understanding of the sacrifices her mother made to keep the family and restaurant afloat.


Silver, Charlotte. "Charlotte au chocolat : memories of a restaurant girlhood." New York : Riverhead Books, 2012.

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