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Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucía
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Group Read Archive > Group Non-Fiction Read - Jul /Aug 2018 - Driving Over Lemons - SPOILERS ALLOWED

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Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5463 comments Mod
The discussion thread is now open. Spoilers are allowed on this thread. Don't read on if you haven't finished the book. Can you also unclick the 'Add to my update feed' people don't see your comments in their home screen.

Things to consider:

1. Did you like the book?
2. Do you think that the author covers the subject adequately?
3. Do you like the tone and language of the book?
4. Was there any part of the book that was important or significant to you?
5. Have you learnt anything from the book?
6. Has reading this encouraged you to look for other books on the subject?


Becky | 161 comments I read this a couple of weeks ago and it turned out to be the perfect time. We were in the middle of the heatwave, so I went from seeing the news full of possible hosepipe bans and water shortages to reading about 'the watering' and was sat outside in the sunshine hearing sheep bleating in a nearby field whilst he was tending his flock.

I found it an enjoyable, light read and enjoyed the descriptions of the place and of all the individual characters that he met.


message 3: by Pat (new) - rated it 4 stars

Pat Morris-jones | 1373 comments Lovely, summer read. Interesting about Italian parents. Not sure if still true. What fun.


Becky | 161 comments Italian parents? What was that?


message 5: by Pat (new) - rated it 4 stars

Pat Morris-jones | 1373 comments Oops. Wrong book. Haha. Well, still lovely summer read. Read two books in a row. Driving over lemons is by far the best.


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