Chocolate and Lent go head-to-head in this original and imaginative novel set in France. The opening of a chocolate boutique in a small village by an exotic stranger stirs religious and culinary passions that divide a community. Film rights have been sold, and promotion will include a tie-in with a chocolate manufacturer. Makes your mouth water. .. a subtle and brilliant novel" "Daily Telegraph. Sleep, Pale Sister" and "The Evil Seed" are Harris's two previous novels, and "Blackberry Wine", the new Doubleday hardback, is also published this month. "