Isabel Flores Montserrat, a former detective with a passion for life, sunshine and good food, finds her new cosy existence in rural Mallorca turned upside down when the local police chief calls on her to help untangle a sinister web of crime.
" Anna Nicholas has dared to live the dream and write about it. Not only has she got up and gone to her Mallorcan idyll but also found time to write six substantial memoirs… "
The Daily Mirrorreview
" A beautifully written and highly entertaining account of the upside of downshifting. "
Peter Kerrauthor of Snowball Oranges
" Witty, evocative and heart-warming. Another Mallorcan pearl from Anna Nicholas. "
Nicholas ParsonsCBE, British actor & broadcaster
" Anna Nicholas has a tremendous gift for descriptive writing which brings alive the warm and moving stories. "
" As intelligent as it is entertaining. The Mallorcan countryside is described in attentive, often lyrical detail. From simple escapism to a much more complicated story about the difficulties of balancing life in two places… "
Lucia van der Postauthor and journalist at FT How to Spend It
" Terrific! "
St Christopher’s Live Your Life e-zine
" Make[s] me want to give up my life in London and set up shop on a Spanish island. "
" Endearing, funny and poignant. What more could one wish for. "
" A fun and entertaining read with that extra something! "
St Christopher’s Inns Website
" This is Anna's comic and observational style at its very best. "