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Want to find out about books written in or about Spain? Then search no further!

 Elle Draper

Book review: “Bloody Hell What’s an Alpaca?”

On Wednesday, a post on Facebook, caught my eye. Alan Parks, one of the members of a Writers’ and Bloggers’ group that I am a member of, was announcing the launch of his book, “Bloody Hell What’s an Alpaca?” I dropped him a line and asked if I could help with the launch. Within the […]

 Elle Draper

Book Review – More Ketchup Than Salsa

When I hear about books about the Canary Islands, my ears always prick up. Our six years there were very happy… and it is great to be able to picture things more clearly whilst reading a book. So it was with great excitement that I picked up “More Ketchup Than Salsa” by Joe Cawley. Joe […]

 Elle Draper

Book Recommendation: Chickens, a Mule and Two Old Fools

Book Recommendation: Chickens, a Mule and Two Old Fools

This is the first book in a series of three (eagerly awaiting third book as I type this) written by the lovely Victoria Twead. If Joe and Vicky had known what relocating to a tiny mountain village in Andalucia would be like, they might have hesitated…

 Elle Draper

Book Recommendation: Walking the Canary Islands

This book was written by our very own Alan Gandy. Currently available only in eBook format – it is already proving popular amongst expats and fans of the Canary Islands. The adventures of a grumpy middle aged expat…

 Elle Draper

Book recommendations – September 2012