'her sensitive and detailed descriptions give the reader a clear image of the fascinating destinations on her route'
one cannot resist Drinkwater's courage and joie de vivre, nor the enormous appetite and enthusiasm she has for her subject
'Drinkwater has a sharp eye for character, and the people who populate The Olive Route will not disappoint her fans....'
an inspiring and captivating read.....a lively, often humorous account, providing a fabulous insight to the olive route.
the adventures involved in the spread of the olive are colourful and intriguing
part travel journal, part food story, and a social account of the eastern Mediterranean.
Carol is an engaging travelling companion with an infectious enthusiasm for her subject.
this lively, well-paced narrative.
One cannot resist Drinkwater's courage and joie de vivre, nor the enormous appetite and enthusiasm she has for her subject
She writes so well you can almost smell the sun-baked countryside
Drinkwater is a rare writer who tackles other people brilliantly...Vibrant, intoxicating and heart-warming SUNDAY EXPRESS
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