Books tagged: bordeaux

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St. Emilion's Secret
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Kroupa needs a holiday, so an invitation to a premiere in Bordeaux comes at just the right time. However, 'in vino veritas' and the region's vineyards soon reveal that the sins of the past still have devastating ramifications to this day. If Kroupa was hoping to avoid a murder, he's in for a disappointment, and this time the stakes are very high!
Avis de Passage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: French. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Une immersion dans les tourments d’un homme blessé qui pensait avoir changé de vie, entretenant l’illusion de la guérison. Un homme en lutte contre un héritage dramatique, un passé obstiné comme une ombre.
YOU CAN'T FOOL MOTHER NATURE: Wine and Climate Change
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Pinot Noir from Sweden? Vineyards in the Yukon? This is the definitive guide to how climate change is going to remap the world's vineyards. Which regions will Cease? Adapt? Improve? Emerge? Written for the passionate amateur by an award-winning international wine critic.
Alternative Reds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The first volume of a new generation of digital wine guides from Jason Wilson, Alternative Reds is a 130-pages guide to off-the-beaten-path red wines that offer a wine lover — whether a newbie or an experienced connoisseur who’s stuck in a rut — a different path into the world of wine, beyond the comfort zone of the usual pinot noir, cabernet sauvignon, or merlot.
Les Gens De Moëncoëtt
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 161,140. Language: French. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Simon a vingt-huit ans, lorsqu’il perd son père, le baron de Romaric, seigneur de Moëncoëtt. Sa vie bascule et d’héritier du fabuleux domaine, il est déchu au rang de régisseur et son demi-frère, l’ignoble Thibault, devient quant à lui le maître de Moëncoëtt. Désormais, Simon n’aura qu’un but : élucider le mystère de sa naissance ; mais le destin pourrait en décider autrement...
Cracking the Wine Code
Price: $9.40 USD. Words: 36,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - Wine & Spirits
Cracking the Wine Code is the starting point for any curious but frustrated wine drinker: someone who doesn’t know much about wine other than the fact that they enjoy it, someone who wants to understand why they prefer a particular wine over another and how to recognise one that is similar.No more ‘I don’t know much about wine, but I know what I like’ – you too can be a connoisseur!
Le patient 127
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: French. Published: October 11, 2012 by Objectif Noir. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Carole, infirmière, a la charge d'un patient amnésique dont on ignore l'identité. La police pense qu'il s'agit d'un criminel mais Carole ne peut s'empêcher d'être attirée par l'inconnu. Mais voilà que lorsque son identité est sur le point d'être révéle, les cadavres commencent à surgir autour d'elle. A-t-elle raison de lui faire confiance envers et contre tous ?
Going Bare!
Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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I have always wanted to try naturism and in August 2012 I got my wish as my terrified wife and excited kids joined me as we went to a naturist resort in southern France for a few days. This book offers a light-hearted look at our first family holiday in five years, when I persuaded them to go bare in public for the first time.
Le Pas de l'Empereur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: French. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Fiction historique se déroulant en Gascogne au XIXe siècle, sous Napoléon III. L'essor de l'ère industrielle n'épargne pas la campagne qui doit abandonner définitivement son mode de vie agro-pastoral en vigueur depuis cinq siècles. Témoignage du chamboulement de la vie quotidienne des Landais sur fond de trafic d'influences et d'accaparement des maigres richesses.
The Philter
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Philter" is a dual-language edition of "Le Philtre," Stendhal's brief tale of a young Spanish woman's inexplicable passion for a circus rider from Naples. Both the original French tale and the newly translated English version are hyperlinked to facilitate swift navigation from one language to the other.