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

Silver, Charlotte. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781594488153
  • ISBN: 1594488150
  • Description: 258 p. ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2012.

Available copies

  • 11 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

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Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction TX 945.5 .U67 S55 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Contents Note: 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.

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