Peter Mayle is the author of fifteen books, nine of them novels, including the beloved bestseller A Year in Provence. A recipient of the Legion d'Honneur from the French government for his cultural contributions, he lived in Provence with his wife, Jennie, for more than twenty-five years. Mayle died in 2018.
"A romp. . . . Food and wine are delicious, sunsets gorgeous and everyone has a good time. So will the reader." --The Washington Times "For nearly 20 years, Peter Mayle has entertained foodies, Francophiles and armchair travelers with his adventures in the South of France." --The New York Times Book Review "Witty. . . . As the [characters] eat and drink their way through Provence, there's also the matter of solving a string of jewelry heists, which poses more danger than they expect." --The Sacramento Bee "A plot-twisting mystery set against a rose-fueled Riviera backdrop." --Yahoo! Travel