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Andrea Bennett - Author

About the Author

Andrea Bennett graduated from the University of Sheffield in History & Russian and then spent a good part of the Yeltsin years living and working in Russia. On her return to the UK she joined the Civil Service - first at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, then the Department for International Development. A stint in local government followed, and she now works in the charity sector. This is her first novel. She lives in Ramsgate, Kent, with her family and dog.

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Moon Quebec City (Second Edition)

Moon Quebec City (Second Edition)

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2019

Quebec is its own world within Canada, with unique traditions, architecture, and language. Explore its history, joie de vivre, and Quebecois pride with Moon Quebec City. Strategic itineraries including a walking tour of the best views of Old Quebec, romantic weekend getaways, and a four-day trip exploring the best of the cityActivities and ideas for every traveler: Explore the city's history at the Chateau Frotenac, or the Place Royale. Get a taste of Quebec's French roots at one of hundreds of gourmet restaurants, or sample Quebecois delicacies like poutine, tourtier, and tarte au sucre. Browse the boutiques in trendy Saint-Roch and get cozy in a bar with a mug of mulled wine. Take the kids (or your inner kid!) to the Aquarium of Quebec, or find the perfect spot for whale-watching at scenic Tadoussac. Take a day trip to Chute Montmorency waterfall and watch it tumble a fantastic 83 meters (that's over 270 feet!)Focused advice from local journalist Andrea BennettFull-color photos and detailed maps and directions for exploring on your ownBackground information on the landscape, history, individual neighborhoods, and Quebec's unique French-Canadian cultureIn-depth coverage of Quebec City's neighborhoods and suburbs, including excursions to the Ile d'Orleans, Chute Montmorency, and TadoussacEssential insight on recreation, transportation, and accommodations, packaged in a book light enough to fit in your daypackWith Moon Quebec City's practical tips, myriad activities, and an insider's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.

Moon Montreal

Moon Montreal

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/04/2018

Experience the Life of the City with Moon Travel Guides! Montreal is filled with circuses, concerts, and culture. Immerse yourself in this diverse and artistically dynamic city with Moon Montreal. * Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, or follow along with one of our guided neighborhood walks * See the Sights: Walk through Montreal's history at the Point-a-Calliere Musee d'Archeologie et d'Histoire, or stroll down rue St-Paul, the city's oldest street, for some shopping. Take a self-guided bike tour through picturesque streets, or picnic at the Parc du Mont-Royal. See the beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica, or take in some art at the Montreal Fine Arts Museum, before ending your day on a rooftop terrace with a view of the whole city * Get a Taste of the City: Poutine around every corner, beautiful farm-to-table restaurants, and a chance to wine and dine al-fresco, thanks to Montreal's picnic laws * Bars and Nightlife: Bar-hop between microbreweries, sampling the best of Montreal's craft beer scene, dance the night away to up-and-coming bands and DJs, or see Cirque du Soleil in their hometown * Trusted Advice: Local journalist and tour guide Andrea Bennett shares her love of her adopted cityItineraries and Day Trips: All accessible by bus, train, or public transit, including The Best of Montreal, The City With Kids, and A Taste of Montreal * Tips for all travelers including lists of the best views, people-watching, romantic getaways, coffee spots, and more, plus advice for LGBTQ visitors and families with children * Full-color photos and detailed maps so you can explore on your own * Maps and Tools: Moon provides background information on the history and culture of Montreal, as well as vibrant, helpful photos and an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the go, packaged in a book light enough to toss in your bag With Moon Montreal's practical tips, myriad activities, and an insider's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way. Looking to experience more world-class cities? Try Moon Boston or Moon Washington DC. Exploring the area? Check out Moon New York State or Moon Atlantic Canada.

Moon Montr al

Moon Montr al

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: eBook Release Date: 24/04/2018

Montr al is filled with surprises: vine-covered alleys, unique spiral staircases, and festivals around every corner. Immerse yourself in this distinctly Qu b cois city with Moon Montr al. Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, or follow one of our guided neighborhood walksSee the Sights: Stroll through Montr al's history on rue St-Paul, the city's oldest street. Take a self-guided bike tour and picnic at the Parc du Mont-Royal. Visit the beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica and enjoy an exhibit at the Montr al Fine Arts Museum before ending your day with a sunset view from one of the city's scenic lookoutsGet a Taste of the City: Enjoy fresh cr pes at the March Jean-Talon, countless spots to wine and dine al-fresco, beautiful farm-to-table restaurants, and poutine on nearly every menuBars and Nightlife: Sample Montr al's craft beer scene at rooftop bars, dance the night away to up-and-coming bands and DJs, or watch Cirque du Soleil perform in their hometownLocal Advice: Journalist and tour guide Andrea Bennett shares her love of her adopted cityItineraries: All accessible by bus, train, or public transit, including "e;The Best of Montr al,"e; "e;The City with Kids,"e; and "e;A Taste of Montr al"e;Tips for Travelers including lists of the best views, people-watching spots, romantic getaways, coffee shops, and more, plus advice for LGBTQ visitors, travelers with disabilities, and families with childrenFull-Color, Helpful Photos and Detailed MapsMaps and Tools: Moon provides background information on the history and culture of Montr al, as well as an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the goWith Moon Montr al's practical tips and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.Exploring the area? Check out Moon Qu bec City or Moon Atlantic Canada.

Los viejos primos de Azov

Los viejos primos de Azov

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: eBook Release Date: 14/02/2018

Despues del exito internacional de La perra de tres patas de la senora Petrovna, nos llega una novela conmovedora acerca de las inesperadas segundas oportunidades que aparecen en el otono de la vida.Gor tiene una vida muy ocupada. Debe ensayar un espectaculo de magia, esta esperandole una nueva ayudante y necesita urgentemente desbrozar su dacha. Pero se distrae con el vuelo de una mosca. Sera cosa de la edad?Tolya ha salido de una larga enfermedad, pero sus recuerdos se han evaporado. Retirado en un sanatorio con la vista de un pino como unico entretenimiento, recibe encantado la propuesta del joven doctor Vlad de estudiar su caso. Con un entusiasta oyente a su lado y la ayuda de deliciosos dulces caseros de contrabando, recupera recuerdos de su infancia que van a revelar oscuros secretos...Los viejos primos de Azov es una tierna y maravillosa historia de dos hombres que, en el otono de sus vidas, tienen la oportunidad de aprender que los recuerdos pueden sanarte, ademas de perseguirte.Un autor tiene que ser muy ingenioso para hacerte reir y llorar al mismo tiempo.Daily MailPintoresco, divertido, excentrico.The Times

Two Cousins of Azov

Two Cousins of Azov

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: eBook Release Date: 13/07/2017

A heartwarming novel about the surprise of second chances in the autumn of your life. Gor is keeping busy. He has a magic show to rehearse, his new assistant to get in line and a dacha in dire need of weeding. But he keeps being distracted by a tapping on his window - four floors up. Is old age finally catching up with him?Tolya has woken from a long illness to find his memory gone. Tidied away in a sanatorium, with only the view of a pine tree for entertainment, he is delighted when young doctor Vlad decides to make a project of him. With a keen listener by his side, and the aid of smuggled home-made sugary delights, Tolya's boyhood memories return, revealing dark secrets...Two Cousins of Azov is a tender and wonderful story of two men who, in the autumn of their years, have the chance to learn that memories can heal, as well as haunt.

Two Cousins of Azov

Two Cousins of Azov

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/07/2017

A heartwarming novel about the surprise of second chances in the autumn of your life. Gor is keeping busy. He has a magic show to rehearse, his new assistant to get in line and a dacha in dire need of weeding. But he keeps being distracted by a tapping on his window - four floors up. Is old age finally catching up with him? Tolya has woken from a long illness to find his memory gone. Tidied away in a sanatorium, with only the view of a pine tree for entertainment, he is delighted when young doctor Vlad decides to make a project of him. With a keen listener by his side, and the aid of smuggled home-made sugary delights, Tolya's boyhood memories return, revealing dark secrets... Two Cousins of Azov is a tender and wonderful story of two men who, in the autumn of their years, have the chance to learn that memories can heal, as well as haunt.

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/05/2016

The `bonkers' book that 'it is impossible not to be moved by' DAILY MAIL A joyful and hilarious tale of some very spirited septuagenarians as they overcome innumerable obstacles to save their beloved mutt from a heartless exterminator in a land where bureaucracy reigns above all else. Perhaps you're not a member of the Azov House of Culture Elderly Club? Perhaps you missed the talk on the Cabbage Root Fly last week? Galina Petrovna hasn't missed a meeting, even if that means leaving her three-legged dog Boroda behind. Boroda isn't `hers' exactly, they belong to each other, and that's why she doesn't wear a collar. And that's how Mitya the Exterminator got her. So everyone had to go to Moscow. Filled to the brim with pickle, misadventure and tears, Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story will leave you smiling at every page.

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: eBook Release Date: 12/02/2015

The 'bonkers' book that 'it is impossible not to be moved by' DAILY MAILA joyful and hilarious tale of some very spirited septuagenarians as they overcome innumerable obstacles to save their beloved mutt from a heartless exterminator in a land where bureaucracy reigns above all else.Perhaps you're not a member of the Azov House of Culture Elderly Club?Perhaps you missed the talk on the Cabbage Root Fly last week?Galina Petrovna hasn't missed one since she joined the Club, when she officially became old. But she would much rather be at home with her three-legged dog Boroda. Boroda isn't 'hers' exactly, they belong to each other really, and that's why she doesn't wear a collar.And that's how Mitya The Exterminator got her.And that's why Vasily Semyonovich was arrested.And Galina had to call on Zoya who had to call on Grigory Mikhailovich.And go to Moscow.Filled to the brim with pickle, misadventure and tears, Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story will leave you smiling at every page.

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/02/2015

The `bonkers' book that 'it is impossible not to be moved by' DAILY MAIL A joyful and hilarious tale of some very spirited septuagenarians as they overcome innumerable obstacles to save their beloved mutt from a heartless exterminator in a land where bureaucracy reigns above all else. Perhaps you're not a member of the Azov House of Culture Elderly Club? Perhaps you missed the talk on the Cabbage Root Fly last week? Galina Petrovna hasn't missed one since she joined the Club, when she officially became old. But she would much rather be at home with her three-legged dog Boroda. Boroda isn't `hers' exactly, they belong to each other really, and that's why she doesn't wear a collar. And that's how Mitya The Exterminator got her. And that's why Vasily Semyonovich was arrested. And Galina had to call on Zoya who had to call on Grigory Mikhailovich. And go to Moscow. Filled to the brim with pickle, misadventure and tears, Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story will leave you smiling at every page.

Canoodlers

Canoodlers

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/04/2014

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