Ramon Llull Prize 2014
Three women, three centuries, and the same
hot chocolate pitcher, of exquisite white porcelain: Sara, the perfect
wife and mother, has a store and a last name synonymous with chocolate
in Barcelona, and is proud of carrying on the family tradition. Aurora
is the daughter of the maid to an upper class family in the nineteenth
century, and for her, chocolate is something forbidden; and Mariana is
the wife of the most famous chocolate manufacturer of the eighteenth
century, supplier to the French court and inventor of an extraordinary
Three women linked across time by the love for chocolate.
RIGHTS SOLD TO:
Planeta Manuscrito (Portugal), Salani (Italy),
Humanitas (Romania), Record (Brasil), Wereldbibliotheek (The Netherlands),
Albert Bonniers Förlag (Sweden), Alma Books Ltd (UK), Bastei Lubbe (Germany),
Robert Laffont (France), Sonia Draga (Poland), Smart Books (Bulgaria).