Archive: September, 2014

#NAPOLéON GOES UNDER THE HAMMER IN PARIS … FETCHES OVER HALF A MILLION DOLLARS …

  France’s Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte is not worth much in the eyes of many. The English especially have never cared for him and indeed after they had defeated his Grande Armée at the Battle of Waterloo (1815) they exiled him to the Atlantic Ocean island of Saint Helena: there he died and never has the […]

LE MONT-VALéRIEN … A PLACE OF SADNESS, BUT ALSO OF PRIDE …

I descended from the bus which had brought me from Paris’s district of La Dèfense to the town of Suresnes, 9.3 kms (5.8 miles) west of the capital. The sun was shining ‘brightly’, as the cliché goes, and far down to my left lay Paris, a magnificent picture postcard. But I had not gone to […]

#SAAD-AL-HILLI … #SYLVAIN MOLLIER …5 SEPTEMBER … 2 YEARS & NO ARRESTS …

On Wednesday, September 5, 2012, the Iraqi-born Saad Al-Hilli took his wife, two small daughters and mother-in-law for a drive. Having set off from the camping site in France’s Upper Savoy – Haute Savoie – where the family had been for a while spending a holiday, Mr Al-Hilli pulled his BMW into a lay-by close […]

#FOR-THE-LOVE-OF-A-POET … MY NOVEL … ANOTHER READER LOVES IT …

  It is a wonderful experience when someone has read what you have written and liked it. It is even better when that reader is an author. This week an author reviewed my ‘For the Love of a Poet’ on Amazon and on Goodreads. You can read the review here  on amazon.com and here on amazon.uk and […]

DIE IN PARIS

My book

The horrific story of WW2 French serial killer Dr Marcel Petiot, France's most prolific killer.

FOR THE LOVE OF A POET

FOR THE LOVE OF A POET

- For the Love of a Poet - a novel set in the Soviet Union.
In Paperback and e-book

BELLA … A FRENCH LIFE

A love story set in Paris and Normandy, France

A novel:
Bella ... A French Life. In Paperback and e-book

Bella … A French Life – The Cookbook

Bella … A French Life – The Cookbook

Do you like good food? Well, why not try some of Bella's recipes?

Pour L’Amour d’un Poete

French translation of my novel - For the Love of a Poet

This novel can be bought from all Amazon sites. It is available as a paperback or an e-book.

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