Part novel, part memoir, "Extra Virgin" is the story of two painfully pale English sisters who find themselves reveling amongst the sun-drenched ...Show synopsisPart novel, part memoir, "Extra Virgin" is the story of two painfully pale English sisters who find themselves reveling amongst the sun-drenched olive groves and earthy inhabitants of a small Italian village. Hired to work for ten weeks to graft roses near the Riviera, board and lodging included, little does either of them know that their brief stay will stretch into infinity.Hide synopsis
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Annie Hawes writes a delightful tale of two young Brits who transplant their lives to a Ligurian Rustico in the Italian Riviera. After missteps, diasasters and social faux paus, they manage to enchant their neighbors and become part of the Liurian hillside town. Annie's writing makes you want to pack your bags an try it yourself.
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