August 12th: Helena Attlee on the award-winning ‘The Land Where Lemons Grow: The Story of Italy and its Citrus Fruit’ ‘

Helena Attlee

‘The Land Where Lemons Grow: The Story of Italy and its Citrus Fruit’

An illustrated talk, Q&A and book signing

Wednesday August 12th 7:30 The Town Hall

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The Land Where Lemons Grow was a Sunday Times Bestseller, Sunday Telegraph Book of the Week and Radio 4 Book of the Week. It was picked as a Times Literary Supplement Books of the Year and has won the Guild of Food Writers Food Book of the Year 2015.

‘Every lemon-scented page made me feel it’s time to pack for Italy’
JONATHAN KEATES, ‘Literary Review’

The book I pressed on friends more than any other this year.
TOM STOPPARD, ‘The Times Literary Supplement’, Books of the Year

Helena Attlee will tell the fascinating story of citrus fruit in Italy, and explain some of the unexpected influences it has had on cultural, political and economic life, before answering questions and signing copies of her paperback.

Tickets £5 from The Hungerford Bookshop (includes a glass of Campari and orange)

Call 01488 683480 to book