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Review | The Spice Master at Bistro Exotique

Samantha Vérant is a best-selling author who lives in Toulouse, southern France. She’s a determined, if occasionally unconventional, at home French chef. When she’s not …

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Review Death and Croissants by Ian Moore

Ian Moore is famous for his stand up comedy and now he’s transferred his excellent sense of humour and timing to novel writing… Main character …

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The Chateau of Illusions by Guy HIbbert

A tale of love, loss and redemption set in France during WWII and through to the late 20th century by Guy Hibbert. The beautiful white …

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Review | The Road to Villa Page

The Road to Villa Page: A He Said/She Said Memoir of Buying Our Dream Home in France” is the first book in a planned series. …

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Review of Menu from the Midi, by Colin Duncan Taylor

If you’ve ever travelled in France you may well have wondered why it is that a traditional dish such as cassoulet is different in towns …

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Review: Letters from Languedoc, Howard Burton

Howard Burton is a man who decides to move with his family to the south of France expecting something quite different from what he got. …

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Review: The Bird Watcher’s Wife

Living la belle vie in Provence is a dream come true for American expats Gayle and Ralph. But their tranquil world is turned upside-down when serious birdwatcher …

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Review: An Insider’s Guide to Provence

“This is not a general guidebook” says author Keith van Sickle in the introduction to his new book an Insider’s Guide to Provence. It offers …

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French Bliss, by Joni Sutton & Chip Williams

Follow two intrepid Minnesota retirees as they learn what it takes to live like a local in France. Read about their adventures in their adopted …

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Sophie Valroux’s Paris Stars, Samantha Verant

Everybody wants a piece of grand chef Sophie Valroux. When she’s invited to cook at an exclusive event her culinary idol is attending, she thinks …

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