This tale of family life in turn-of-the-century Mexico depicts a young woman’s struggle against oppressive traditions that keep her from pursuing her dreams. Each chapter begins with a recipe, as Tita expresses herself through her cooking. Try them out with your class to further immerse your students in Mexican culture and the Spanish language.WARNING! This book contains adult themes.Copyright 1992. Spanish. Advanced. High school. 5 x 8 inches. Softcover, 248 pages.