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 Montreal

Moon Montreal

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback 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

See the City with a Local with Moon Travel Guides!Montr al is a city filled with surprises: vine-covered alleys, architectural gems, and summer festivals are around every corner. Immerse yourself in this diverse and dynamic 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 walks See the Sights: Stroll through Montr al's history on rue St-Paul, the city's oldest street. Take a self-guided bike tour, or picnic at the Parc du Mont-Royal. See the beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica, or take in some art at the Montr al Fine Arts Museum, before ending your day with a sunset view of the whole cityGet a Taste of the City: Poutine on every corner, beautiful farm-to-table restaurants, and a chance to wine and dine al-fresco, thanks to Montr al's picnic lawsBars and Nightlife: Sample Montr al's craft beer scene at rooftop bars, dance the night away to up-and-coming bands and DJs, or see Cirque du Soleil in their hometownTrusted 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 "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 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, myriad activities, and an insider's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.Exploring the area? Check out Moon Qu bec City, Moon New York State or Moon Atlantic Canada.

Two Cousins of Azov

Two Cousins of Azov

Author: Andrea Bennett Format: Paperback 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: 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.

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

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

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 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: Paperback 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: 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.

Canoodlers

Canoodlers

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

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