The Little Italian Bakery : A heart-warming novel about love, baking and new beginnings Paperback / softback
'A true feast for the senses' Jenny Ashcroft'A bit of sunshine and romance and a whiff of ethereal mystery.
What's not to like?' Trip Fiction'A feel-good read' Hello____________The scent of freshly baked biscuits, lemon and aniseed reminds Elettra of her mother's kitchen . . . But her mother, Edda, is in a coma and the family bakery is failing.
Elettra has many unanswered questions about Edda's childhood - the only clue is a family heirloom: a necklace inscribed with the name of an island.
Elettra buys a one-way ticket to that island, just off the coast of Sardinia.
Once there, she discovers a community of women, each lost in their own way, and eventually finds a way back to the past and herself.
She also falls in love again: with friendship, baking and adventure. **Features real recipes throughout including aniseed bread, rose- and honey-infused wine and spiced biscuits**____________Readers love The Little Italian Bakery: 'This book is like a refreshing shot of limoncello; zesty, fresh and mouthwatering!''A beautifully written book which I loved from the first page''It transports you away to a wonderful setting filled with tantalising scents and experiences and really makes you want to book a holiday' 'A lovely, uplifting, feel-good story that I literally devoured in one sitting' 'This book is one that touches the soul'
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 19/04/2018
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781408707951