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delicious Oct. 10 2010
By vesta2016 - Published on Amazon.com
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Capella's 4th novel shares the expected aspects of his other books: sensuous food and delicious sex. But each of his 4 books is so different in plot and tone - and "The Empress of Ice Cream," like his others, is a total delight. Royal mistress Louise de Keroualle and her Italian admirer Carlo Demirco - who is obsessed with the creation and perfection of a new-fangled confection, ice cream - create splashes both political and personal at the Restoration court of Charles II. The end of this wonderful novel is unexpected, tender and perfect.
Empress of ice cream Nov. 4 2013
By Paul Schiro - Published on Amazon.com
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I like the book...and the story ..second Capella novel I've read...not as good as the wedding Officer..but delightful to read.
Disappointing Nov. 11 2012
By Mrs M to be - Published on Amazon.com
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I wasn't very impressed with this storyline. Wouldn't recommend. Story didn't grab me but I read it to the end because someone else recommended it to me and I was hoping it would get better. It didn't.
A charm Sept. 6 2012
By K. A. Puttick - Published on Amazon.com
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I love this author.He writes with humor and great sensuality.His descriptions are so powerful that one is able to smell the coffee he describes, or in this case taste the ice-cream .The Empress of Ice Cream is an historical novel ,giving the reader an insight into the various courts of Europe.It is also a sensual romance.Having read all his other books ,I bought this on kindle and saved it for a special read,which it is.
Fun Historical Fiction March 31 2012
By C. Babcock - Published on Amazon.com
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I am really enjoying this book. Who knew ice cream was such an important part of politics? This story of Charles in England and Louis in France is a great insight into the time after Cromwell. You don't even have to like history to enjoy the intrigues of courtiers and the development of ice cream. A fun and informative read.

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