Featured Book: One Sip at a Time: Learning to Live in Provence by Keith Van Sickle

33927852Keith and Val had a dream – to live in Provence, the land of brilliant sunlight, charming hilltop villages and the deep blue waters of the Mediterranean.

But there were two problems: they weren’t French speakers and they had full-time jobs. So they came up with a plan…

Follow their adventures (and misadventures) as they quit their jobs, become consultants and split their time between two countries. Laugh along as they build a life in Provence, slowly mastering a new language and making friends with the locals over long meals and just a bit too much wine.
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A Movable Marriage: A Memoir by Tricia Pimental

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In this honest and engaging memoir, Tricia Pimental recounts her adventurous travels both in the States and abroad, as she and her husband move from home to home- battling palmetto bugs in Florida, running a high-end cafe in Nevada, dodging bats in a cabin in New Hampshire …and so much more.

With a willing and humorous attitude, Tricia makes the most of her husband’s nomadic inclinations by experiencing the character and charm each location has to offer and making friends wherever they go- yet all the while longing for a place to finally put down roots.

Along the way she faces a host of challenges, unexpected surprises, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, like appearing on a popular tv game show and traveling on the famed Orient Express.
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Up All Night: My Life And Times In Rock Radio by Carol Miller

One of the longest-running New York radio personalities, Carol Miller shares her fascinating life story in this Autobiography.

From an early age, Carol was mesmerised by the DJ personalities on the radio, whom she referred to as her ‘friends’. Later, while attending college, she began a DJing job, something practically unheard of for a woman. And of course, with the job came all kinds of perks- including meeting and hanging out with famous musicians. She also shares her struggles with cancer as she worked to earn a name for herself in the world of rock radio. Continue reading “Up All Night: My Life And Times In Rock Radio by Carol Miller”