A British author, she actually is best known on her behalf 1999 book, Chocolat, which targets a single mother owning a delicious chocolate shop within a France community. The novel was modified into a well-known film that premiered in 2000. Her initial novel, The Bad Seed, was released in 1989 and didn’t sell well. Chocolat, her third book, was her discovery reserve. She became mostly of the UK authors to market greater than a million copies of an individual reserve (Chocolat). Her book, Chocolat, was motivated by her encounters with her family members, one side which was British, and the various other, French. Juliette Binoche and Johnny Depp starred in the film version of Chocolat.