The Lollipop Shoes (Chocolat 2) (Paperback)Joanne Harris (author)
- 10+ in stock
'Chocolat was a hard act to follow but Harris has managed it in style' DAILY EXPRESS
THE SECOND NOVEL IN THE BELOVED CHOCOLAT SERIES
'Who died?' I said. 'Or is it a secret?'
'My mother, Vianne Rocher.'
Seeking refuge and anonymity in the cobbled streets of Montmartre, Yanne and her two daughters live peacefully, if not happily, above their little chocolate shop. Nothing unusual marks them out; no red sachets hang by the door.The wind has stopped - at least for a while. Then into their lives blows Zozie de l'Alba, the lady with the lollipop shoes - ruthless, devious and seductive.
With everything she loves at stake, Yanne must face a difficult choice; to flee, as she has done so many times before, or to confront her most dangerous enemy...
'A delicious urban fairytale, where killer shoes and Aztec myths battle it out with true love and the seductive power of chocolate' DAILY MAIL
'This is Harris's best novel to date' FINANCIAL TIMES MAGAZINE
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 592
Weight: 399 g
Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 37 mm
If Joanne Harris didn't exist, someone would have to invent her * SUNDAY EXPRESS *
Harris is as good at portraying the agonies of motherhood as she is at evoking the scent of bitter chocolate laced with cinnamon and chilli * THE SUNDAY TIMES *
This is Harris's best novel to date * FINANCIAL TIMES MAGAZINE *
A delicious urban fairytale, where killer shoes and Aztec myths battle it out with true love and the seductive power of chocolate * DAILY MAIL *
You may also be interested in...
This was a wonderful book. I hadn't read Chocolate but this novel stands out by itself. The scenes are so vividly portraid you feel as if you are there in a little French village the whole time you are reading. I... More
“The Lollipop Shoes”
Beautifully written with characters that had real deph to them.I haven't read Chocolat, Rachael.but it didn't really pose much of a problem.This book kept me gripped from beginning to end & I'm now... More
“interesting characters and a wonderful setting”
I thoroughly enjoyed this book and although I had read Chocolat 1, it was about 5 years ago so I had forgotten most of the content; however this did not matter at all. The book is set in the cobbled streets of... More
Please sign in to write a review
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?
Or, add to basket, pay online, collect in as little as 2 hours, subject to availability.