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French Pastry Made Simple, Molly Wilkinson

Molly Wilkinson’s French Pastry Made Simple is the perfect book for anyone who wants to make the most delicious French cakes. It’s like you’re in …

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Take the slow Road France, Martin Dorey

Whether it’s your first time taking a road trip in France or you’ve done it 100 times before, Martin Dorey’s Take the Slow Road France …

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A Late Return – Table tennis à la carte By Bill Rees

The excitement of training at a sport, improving, and then finally winning, is a bug which many people find irresistible. Of course there are hundreds …

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Review of French Leave by Chris Proctor

Do you want to read a real exposé? Are you sure you’re ready to know what expat life is really like, and on the flip …

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Always Provence | Peter Mayle remembered

Peter and Jennie Mayle moved from Devon, England, to Provence to renovate their farmhouse in 1987. Mayle intended to work on a fiction book at …

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Georges Seurat and the art of pointillism

In the 1880s, French artist Georges Seurat was using tiny points of colour to create paintings that conveyed a sense of calmness, including slowly flowing …

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Review of DREAM IT, DO IT… “Why not?”

A tale of embracing life and new adventures in the south of France… Many people would like to follow their dreams, but not everyone has …

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50 reasons to love France

I could, if I put my mind to it, think of 1000 reasons to love France! I live in a rural village in Pas de …

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Review | Paris In Ruins by M. K. Tod

If you love danger and intrigue, romance, Paris, are a history buff, or just love reading about France, then this is the book for you. …

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Review: The ultimate guide to the Canal du Midi

An essential guide for a Canal du Midi cruise holiday or day out. The Canal du Midi is world famous for boating holidays in France. …

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