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Critical Praise

"Delightful, amusing, and appealing. "

———The New York Times Book Review

"Mayle's prose is, as ever, as pure and welcoming as a glass of the house wine at a Provençal cafe. "

———The Philadelphia Inquirer

"[Peter Mayle] is something of a wonder. . .chronicling the scene around him in irresistible prose. "


"Grab a Pastis and settle in for a scintillating rendezvous. Mayle's insights have never been more thoughtful. "

———San Francisco Chronicle