Like a glass of wine in the French afternoon sunshine The French for Love is the perfect summer escape.Gina has lost her perfect job, her boyfriend and her favourite aunt all within the space of a few months.So when she inherits her aunts ramshackle French house, Gina decides to pack her bags for the Bordeaux countryside swapping the miserable English weather for blue skies, sunshine, great wine and a fresh start. What she hasnt factored in is a hole in the roof, the most embarrassing language faux pas, and discovering family secrets that she was never supposed to know.Suddenly feeling a long way from home, Gina will have to rely on new found friends, her own hard work and Cdric her charming, mysterious and trs handsome new stonemason. But whilst desire needs no translation, love is a different matter. Can Gina overcome the language barrier to make her French dream come true?...
|Title||:||The French for Love|
|Number of Pages||:||360 pages|
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The French for Love Reviews
A wonderful story about love, family & wine. 🍷💖😊
This is about one woman's move to a new country/new life after a disastrous relationship. She inherits her Aunt's house and starts a new adventure. There are really true descriptions of life in France and the idiosyncracies of the French (mostly favourably). If you have ever owned a property in France yourself this book will resound with you. There's some sadness, a little bit of love, bit of a feel good book. An easy book to indulge in.
I really enjoyed the book The French for Love by Fiona Valpy. I read it all in one day rather than grading papers or preparing for classes or doing laundry for my son who goes back to college next week.
Gina, the main character, lives in the UK and is in her late 20s. Major life changes in the past year spin her into a whirlwind. Her father died, her favorite aunt who lived in France died, her live-in boyfriend left her for another woman, and she lost her job as a wine purchaser for a small wine ...more
Cute French chick lit. I did like the other recent one better.
This was a cute but predictable story. Some interesting tidbits about wine (I liked the descriptions of the harvest) and the French countryside.
Če imate radi lahkotne ljubezenske romane, Francijo in vino, vam bo ta knjiga napojila dušo. Ljubezen po francosko – tako kot kozarec dobrega vina – prikliče veselje in odganja skrbi. Več na https://podkovtrom.wordpress.com/2017...
The synopsis is certainly not original and I have seen these ‘relocations and fresh starts’ many times in other books. However, Fiona Valpy has done the MOST important thing in my opinion. She has managed to weave a tale that is descriptive enough to actually take me to France in my mind and picture the village and house, as well as giving me the main character Gina who I just fell in love with. If you can get the setting right, and characters that are likeable that’s half the battle.
Gina seems ...more