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The particular sadness of lemon cake / Aimee Bender.

By: Bender, Aimee.
Publisher: London : Windmill Books, 2011Description: 325 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780099538264 (pbk.); 009953827X (pbk.).Subject(s): Taste -- Fiction | Family secrets -- FictionDDC classification: 813.54 Summary: On the eve of her ninth birthday, Rose Edelstein bites into her mother's homemade lemon-chocolate cake and discovers she has a magical gift: she can taste her mother's emotions in the slice. All at once her cheerful, can-do mother tastes of despair and desperation. Suddenly, and for the rest of her life, food becomes perilous.
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On the eve of her ninth birthday, Rose Edelstein bites into her mother's homemade lemon-chocolate cake and discovers she has a magical gift: she can taste her mother's emotions in the slice. All at once her cheerful, can-do mother tastes of despair and desperation. Suddenly, and for the rest of her life, food becomes perilous.