The Chocolate Villa


Original Title: Die Schokoladenvilla

original edition

Paperback, with flaps, 656 pages, 12.5 x 18.7 cm, 4.9 x 7.4 in.
ISBN: 978-3-328-10322-6
€ 11.00 [D] | € 11.40 [A] | CHF 16.90 * (* rec. retail price) recommended retail price

Publishing House: Penguin

Date of publication: October 8, 2018
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Kundenrezensionen: 4 Sterne (71)


Rights sold to: Czech Republic (Euromedia), Hungary (Central), Italy (Newton Compton), The Netherlands (Meulenhoff Boekerij), Spain (Maeva), Ukraine/Russian (FLC)

Maria  Nikolai - The Chocolate Villa


The fortunes of two women. A family's inheritance. The story of a passion.

Stuttgart at the beginning of the 20th century. As the daughter of a chocolate manufacturer, Judith Rothman leads a privileged life. She spends every free minute in the chocolate factory and develops all manner of ideas for new delicious treats. After all, she is determined that one day she will be in charge of the company.

But Judith's father has different plans and arranges an advantageous marriage for her – to a man Judith would never be able to love. This is when the charismatic Victor Rheinberger, who is intending to make a new life for himself in Stuttgart, comes into her life …

The start of a new trilogy for all fans of Downton Abbey and Anne Jacobs' The Cloth Villa Saga

"Incredibly well researched. You find out a lot about what life [...] was like in those days, how women lived."

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