A House in the Sunflowers: Living the Dream in the South of France by Ruth Silvestre
A House in the Sunflowers: Living the Dream in the South of France
Author: Ruth Silvestre
Title: A House in the Sunflowers: Living the Dream in the South of France
ISBN10: 074900259X
ISBN13: 978-0749002596
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Allison & Busby; 2 edition (October 15, 2009)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1903 kb
Size epub: 1884 kb
Rating: 4.9 ✪
Votes: 256
Category: Reference
Subcategory: Writing, Research & Publishing Guides
In 1976, in the Lot-et-Garonne region of southwest France, Ruth Silvestre and her family found and fell in love with, Bel-Air de Grezelongue, a house that had been left, deserted and uninhabited for ten years. "A House in the Sunflowers" provides rare glimpses of French family life in the region that is considered the gastronomic center of France, complete with mouth-watering descriptions of meals in the sun and fascinating insights into the history and customs of this area. In this charming, funny and romantic book, Ruth Silvestre manages to include much practical and useful information for those who also wish to fulfil their dreams abroad. Lovers of France, its rural life and customs will be delighted with "A House in the Sunflowers" and its unforgettable love affair.