Book reviews

Book Review: Bella Tuscany by Frances Mayes

 Bella Tuscany by Frances Mayes Paperback TBR pile Bantam Books 2000 (originally published 1999)  Synopsis- Continuing Frances Mayes's account of her love affair with Italy, Bella Tuscany presents the author now truly at home there, meeting the challenges of learning a new language and touring regions outside Tuscany, including castle towns, fishing villages, and islands.… Continue reading Book Review: Bella Tuscany by Frances Mayes

Book reviews

Book Review- Under the Tuscan Sun

Frances Mayes- Under the Tuscan Sun (1996)   Mayes shares a wonderfully written travel memoir that will draw you in and have you fantasizing about your next overseas adventure. Mayes is a poet, cook and travel writer who creates a story that fuses these talents beautifully with eloquent language, delectable recipes and a fascinating insight… Continue reading Book Review- Under the Tuscan Sun