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Fantasy in Florence: leaving home and loving it

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When Sandy and Rod McQueen sold their house in Toronto, put their furniture into storage, and moved to Florence, they launched themselves into a fantasy life that everyone talks about but few take advantage of. As high school sweethearts at the leading edge of the Baby Boomers, they knew if they postponed their dream, it might never happen. "This", they agreed, "is the now ...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published April 26th 2007 by McArthur
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Connie
Dec 19, 2014 Connie rated it liked it
Enjoyed this book simply for the memories it stirred of my memories of Florence. Secondly, I admire the "wanderlust" this couple had to pull up stakes and set off for the adventure of their lifetime.
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May 06, 2013 Lynn rated it it was amazing
My favorite type of memoir- living in another country for a period of time. This time- Florence. Sweet.
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As a journalist for thirty years I've been lucky enough to live and work professionally in London, England, Washington, D.C., Florence, Italy, and Toronto, Canada, where I now live. During that time I've written for numerous magazines and newspapers, and have also done broadcast work. My major focus has been business, the economy, and international trade, but I've also written about politics and ...more
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