Books tagged: provence

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 34 results

Marianne's Vacation
By
Price: Free! Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
In 1973, Marianne Delios turned 40 and her only child went away to college. She traveled to Provence to visit her mother's grave and decide what to do with the rest of her life. Luke Payne's career playing bad guys in B-movies had stalled. He traveled to Provence with a stack of scripts looking for his breakout role. They meet and fall in love. Thirty years pass before the happily ever after.
Murder à la Carte
By
Series: The Maggie Newberry Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,860. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010 by San Marco Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When her boyfriend inherits an ancient vineyard in France, Maggie Newberry quits her job in Atlanta to accompany him for a year abroad. They settle in the tiny village of St-Buvard, but murder has gone long before them and follows close behind.
French Fried: one man's move to France with too many animals and an identity thief
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Book View Cafe. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
* NY Times bestseller * Animals behaving badly, other people's misfortunes and a bizarre true crime story. His identity stolen, life savings gone, and getting nowhere with the police, Chris decides to solve the crime himself. But unlike fictional detectives he has an 80 year-old mother-in-law and an excitable puppy who insist they come along if he's going anywhere interesting - like a stakeout.
Faith and Courage in a Time of Trouble
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
This book tells the story of a nominally Jewish Belgian family who spent more than four years during the Second World War as refugees in the south of France. The narrator was five years old when the family left Brussels and ten when they returned. At first, the family lived openly in a rented farm, supporting themselves as farmers. But they eventually had to go into hiding and were sheltered...
Chasing the Minotaur
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When his wife of twenty years dies in his arms of cancer, celebrated New York painter Emery Lake withdraws from painting and from life. To save him, his grown daughter arranges a house exchange in the south of France. But in the foothills of the Mont Sainte-Victoire, Emery discovers the long-dead painters Picasso, Renoir, Cezanne, and Van Gogh walk, paint, scheme, and love. Is it magic or madness?
La cuisine Provençale de mon enfance
By
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: French. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
48 recettes provençale de ma grand-tante, oreillettes, navettes, soupe au pistou, daube, tellines, aigo boulido,aïoli 13 desserts de Provence... Livre illustré.
How Blue is my Valley
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The true scents of Provence? Lavender, thyme and septic tank. There are hundreds of interesting things you can do in a bath but washing dishes is not one of them, nor what writer Jean Gill had in mind when she swopped her Welsh Valley for a French one. Discover the real Provence
Blackbird Fly
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Behind the golden stone walls of a village in France, American Merle Bennett finds solace from her grief while renovating her late husband's ancestral home. But things don't go as planned. Soon any calm she feels in her French summer is overshadowed by secrets from the past. A crumbling house, a deranged squatter, a surprise in the garden house -- all must be resolved before Merle can go home.
After Provence...We Must Do That...
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A gently humorous story of a family's search for their dream home in the South of France.
Murder in Provence
By
Series: The Maggie Newberry Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by San Marco Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The third installment in the Maggie Newberry mysteries, this book takes the reader further into the sleepy little French town, of St-Buvard, where Maggie and her new husband discover not one but four murders to spice up their tenure in Provence.