Books about France

France BooksA selection of recommended books as well as useful audio books and software in association with Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com, chosen to help you through the process of buying a house in France, working in France, planning a trip to France or starting up a business.

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Travels With Tinkerbelle: 6,000 Miles Around France In A Mechanical Wreck

FranceThe author and her husband devised a simple plan – to take a tent and the dog and drive around the perimeter of France...

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Baguettes And Bicycles: A Cycling Adventure Across France

FranceAward-winning author Steven Herrick journeys across France on a bicycle, meeting the locals and savouring the pleasures of French food...

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The GR10 Trail: Coast to Coast Through the French Pyrenees

FranceGuide to walking the long-distance GR10 across the Pyrenees from Atlantic to Mediterranean. This classic walk takes a lower route than the more arduous Pyrenean High Route. Nevertheless it passes through striking mountain country and gorge scenery....

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Back Roads France

Back Roads FranceDK Eyewitness Back Roads France driving holiday guide will take you via scenic routes to discover charming villages, local restaurants and intimate places to stay...

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CultureShock! France

CultureShock! FranceCultureShock! France peels away the layers of the French and their country to reveal the heart of the Gallic temperament. The book navigates through essential topics such as learning the French language, how best to work with the French, observing their body language and even how to choose wine in a restaurant. Glean practical advice on finding a home, getting the utilities running and putting the children into school...

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The Complete Guide to Property Investment in France

Buy to let in FranceHow to find, buy, and let second homes and houses in France. France is blessed with a uniquely stable housing market. Furthermore, France has both a thriving tourist industry and a vast, long-term, domestic rental market...

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France 2013 Michelin Road Atlas

France 2013 Michelin Road AtlasFrance 2013 Michelin Road Atlas (A3 Spiral) is the perfect companion for an enjoyable and safe drive in France. Convenient and easy to use thanks to its spiral bound cover, Michelin France Atlas (A3 spiral) will provide you with precise and reliable information...

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Mediterranean Homesick Blues: A Diary of Life-affirming Disasters on the Cote D'Azur

Mediterranean Homesick Blues: A Diary of Life-affirming Disasters on the Cote D'AzurThe year is 1994 and long time Francophile, undergraduate and hapless romantic Ben Chatfield spends a year split between teaching English to rowdy teenagers in Cannes and taking drinks orders from their topless mums on a beach in St. Tropez....

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A Summer Abroad: Clotheslines, Bouchons, and Snails That Eat the Mail

A Summer AbroadIn 2006, after two years of shuttling her husband to and from the airport while he traveled to France regularly for work, de facto single mother Lisa Knotts was rewarded with the opportunity of a lifetime: to move her family to France for the summer...

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A Call From France

A Call From FranceShort listed for the Crema prize for new writers, A Call From France is set in France and tells, with wit and with love, the story of a British family who tried to settle there...

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Certified Digital French Breathalyzer (Reusable)

Driving in France
French breathalyzerThis is a fully electronic digital French breathalyzer offering high accuracy and ease of use...

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Pack Of 6 French Breathalysers

Driving in France
French BreathalysersPack of 6 French breathalysers complies to NFX standard. From 1st July 2012 all vehicles travelling in France must carry approved alcohol breathalyzers...

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European Travel Kit

Driving in France
european travel kitComprehensive European driving kit. All the kit you need for travel abroad or in France.....

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The Stormrider Surf Guide France

The Stormrider Surf Guide FranceFinally, France has a Stormrider Surf Guide that covers all the incredible waves along this vast coastline. From the chilly Channel to the mild Mediterranean, there's something for everyone, helpfully written in both French and English ...

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French Mamma's Pregnant in France: Learn French & What to Expect

Pregnant in FranceFrench Mamma's Pregnant in France is filled with facts, observations, and personal stories about being pregnant and giving birth in France. While reading about navigating France's medical system, readers will learn important pregnancy-related vocabulary words and phrases...

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Ten Trees and a Truffle Dog

Ten Trees and a Truffle DogThere is a moment every morning when the countryside takes a pause. The birds stop singing, the dogs choke back their barks, and cats pause mid-stride. Everything waits. Its in this vacuum that a man working alone has the best chance of finding truffles...

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J.N. Paquet French Method

J.N. Paquet French MethodThe J.N. Paquet™ French Method is a method mainly aimed at English speaking adults – be they natives or second language speakers – who, whether they have previous knowledge of the French language or not, want to learn it with a seamless yet first-class effective method...

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Wild Swimming France

Wild Swimming FranceWild Swimming France contains all the practical information you'll need to lure you off the beaten track to over 400 amazing locations. With stunning photography, 15 maps, and detailed directions, grid references and walk-in times. In vast areas of unspoilt French countryside there is so much to discover.

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Correct Your French Blunders

Correct Your French BlundersA witty, fast-paced guide to eliminating those annoying and frustrating French bloopers...

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Family Guide France

Family Guide FranceThis new guidebook series gives parents with kids between the ages of four and twelve the insider background they need to plan vacations that everyone in the family will enjoy...

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