by Linda, May 25, 2005 12:38 PM
An enchanting novel about a small French village turned upside down by the arrival of a bewitching chocolatier, Vianne, and her daughter. Insistent upon opening a chocolate shop just before Lent, Vianne turns the local priest into her archenemy. As Lent approaches, the villagers find themselves torn between the demands of their faith and the lure of the charming Vianne and her chocolate creations. A wonderful tale for chocolate lovers and book lovers alike.