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A Summer Reunion

A Summer Reunion

Author(s): Fanny Blake

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Contemporary

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Amy, Linda, Kate and Jane were best friends at school. Now, years later, they have grown apart. When Amy discovers her husband has been stealing from her successful interiors business, and with a milestone birthday looming, she decides it...

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Bread and Oil: Majorcan Culture’s Last Stand

Bread and Oil: Majorcan Culture’s Last Stand

Author(s): Tomas Graves

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Gastro

Era(s): 2000s

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On the island of Mallorca pa amb oli (bread and oil) is rubbed with garlic or tomatoes and salt, as it is in many other Mediterranean countries. Graves starts with this simple dish as a starting point to explore...

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The Lemon Grove

The Lemon Grove

Author(s): Helen Walsh

Location(s): Deya (Deià)

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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One hot summer. One week in a villa on the outskirts of Deia, a village nestling in the rugged, mountainous west coast of the island of Mallorca. One family for whom the carefully laid jigsaw of life is about...

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The Rocks

The Rocks

Author(s): Peter Nichols

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Fiction, Romance

Era(s): 2005 looking back 60 years

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Set on the island of Mallorca, The Rocks is a double love story told in reverse. Opening in 2005 with a dramatic event that seems to seal the mystery of two lives, the story moves backwards in time, unravelling over sixty...

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The White Goddess: An Encounter

The White Goddess: An Encounter

Author(s): Simon Gough

Location(s): Deya (Deià), Madrid

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs

Era(s): Mid 20th Century

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Simon Gough is the great nephew of Robert Graves, who over 50 year ago wrote his own book titled The White Goddess: in this he explores the folklore, mythology, religion and magic within Europe. This is Gough’s account of...

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The Vacationers

The Vacationers

Author(s): Emma Straub

Location(s): Puigpunyent

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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The Posts are going on their first family vacation in years, and it’s going to be a special one: Jim and Franny are taking their daughter Sylvia, son Bobby and his girlfriend, and Franny’s best friend Charles and his...

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A Lizard in my Luggage

A Lizard in my Luggage

Author(s): Anna Nicholas

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs

Era(s): Modern

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Anna had never liked the idea of Mallorca, thinking it was for the disco and beerswilling fraternity. That was until her sister hired an au pair from a rural part of the island who said it was the most...

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German Paradise Mallorca: A Funny Telling

German Paradise Mallorca: A Funny Telling

Author(s): Martin von Muenchen

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Humour

Era(s): Modern

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Martin von Muenchen is ridiculously funny in his description of Mallorca, a popular vacation spot in Spain for German tourists. With his slapstick humor, von Muenchen shows why he is a master at funny descriptions of mundane things. Von...

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Island in the Sea

Island in the Sea

Author(s): Anita Hughes

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Fiction, Romance

Era(s): Contemporary

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Juliet Lyman is a senior executive at Yesterday Records. Music is her passion and she’s very good at her job. That’s why her famously philanthropic boss Gideon sends her to Majorca, Spain to work with a very tortured, but...

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Snowball Oranges: One Mallorcan Winter

Snowball Oranges: One Mallorcan Winter

Author(s): Peter Kerr

Location(s): Majorca (Mallorca)

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Travelogue

Era(s): 2000s

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Peter Kerr turned his daydream of moving to Spain into reality.From snowy Scotland to snowy farmhouse in Mallorca! A wrong turn on an earlier trip brought him to the house of his dreams. Thus ensues a life populated by...

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