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Title: MY GOOD LIFE IN FRANCE
IN PURSUIT OF THE RURAL DREAM
By: Janine Marsh
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 1782437320
ISBN 13: 9781782437321
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Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 4 May, 2017
Pages: 256
Description: Ten years ago, Janine Marsh decided to leave her corporate life behind to fix up a run-down barn in northern France. This is the true story of her rollercoaster ride from her early struggles and homesickness through personal tragedy, to her attempts to become self-sufficient, with her sharp observations on the very different way of life in France.
Synopsis: One grey dismal day, Janine Marsh was on a trip to northern France to pick up some cheap wine. She returned to England a few hours later having put in an offer on a rundown old barn in the rural Seven Valleys area of Pas de Calais. This was not something she'd expected or planned for.Janine eventually gave up her job in London to move with her husband to live the good life in France. Or so she hoped. While getting to grips with the locals and la vie Francaise, and renovating her dilapidated new house, a building lacking the comforts of mains drainage, heating or proper rooms, and with little money and less of a clue, she started to realize there was lot more to her new home than she could ever have imagined.These are the true tales of Janine's rollercoaster ride through a different culture - one that, to a Brit from the city, was in turns surprising, charming and not the least bit baffling.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
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