By Peter Mayle
A pleasant, best-selling story concerning the enterprise and enjoyment of wine, tailored right into a Ridley Scott motion picture starring Russell Crowe and Marion Cotillard.
Max Skinner has lately misplaced his task at a London monetary company and simply as lately discovered that he has inherited his past due uncle’s winery in Provence. On arrival he unearths the weather scrumptious, the nutrients even greater, and of the locals ravishing. regrettably, the wine produced on his new estate is swill. Why then are such a lot of humans drawn to it? input a beguiling Californian who understands extra approximately wine than Max does—and could have a greater declare to the property. Fizzy with intrigue, bursting with neighborhood colour and savor, A strong Year is Peter Mayle, liked writer of A 12 months in Provence, at his so much entertaining.
Read or Download A Good Year PDF
Best culinary books
A special shuttle memoir, The smell path charts a woman’s trip as she explores the magic and historical past in the back of the components of her personal bespoke body spray. whilst Celia Lyttelton visits a bespoke perfumer in London, she enters the heady and unique international of smell. On a London backstreet she is transported to an international made from hundreds of thousands of oils, unguents and balms — all hidden away in an previous chinese language drugs chest.
'People are calling this the recent Apple Tree backyard, yet I’d beg to vary – quick, pacy and with adequate twists and turns to maintain you gripped correct to the tip, I’d argue its infinitely higher' The Pool ‘Well-written, pacy and whole of twists and turns’ Independent 'Gripping. A savage indictment of sophistication, privilege and poisonous masculinity in Britain .
She will deal with marriage ceremony day jitters or perhaps a runaway bride. yet a abducted bride is one other topic. Annabelle Archer has had her percentage of marriage ceremony day failures. worried brides and grooms are par for the path. but if the bride is going lacking and a ransom name quickly follows, Annabelle realizes the runaway bride didn't runaway finally.
Megan Bennet, proprietor of the Teaberry Farm B&B, is calling ahead to a hectic weekend. Her rooms are booked and she or he has a date deliberate for the TeaFest as soon as her visitors have looked at. it is going to were the correct weekend. till anyone will get murdered. Megan hunts down the items of the puzzle to aid clear up the secret.
- High Season: A Memoir of Heroin & Hospitality
- The Cake Club: Delicious Desserts and Stories from a Southern Childhood
- Pasta Mortem (Supper Club Mysteries Book 7)
- Wed or Alive (Annabelle Archer Wedding Planner Mystery Book 8)
- Silence of the Lamb's Wool (A Yarn Retreat Mystery Book 2)
Additional resources for A Good Year
A Good Year by Peter Mayle