In 2008 Alan Parks and his partner Lorna Penfold made the brave decision to give up their lives in the UK and head to Andalucia in Spain and the beginning of a new adventure. The Seriously Mum books have tracked their progress over the last 7 years. Now, finally, all three books are available in one collection. Follow Alan and Lorna as they hunt for, and find a new home, collect a menagerie of animals, including their beautiful new alpacas. Cowboy builders, wild neighbours, new friends, old friends and medical emergencies will keep you entertained for hours. Seriously Mum, What's an Alpaca? Could you give up everything you have worked for and do something completely different? Would you give up and go home if it all went wrong? 'Seriously Mum, What's an Alpaca?' is the frank and charming story of a brave couple who move to Spain to breed alpacas. Their intention is to make a living, but first they must negotiate their way through the Spanish property market, local characters, rogue builders and the worst weather AndalucAsa has seen for 100 years. Alan and Lorna experience the joy, but also the heartbreak of alpaca breeding, picking up an assortment of stray animals on the way. Will they succeed, or will the challenges prove too much to bear? Some review snippets... qan enchanting readq qregularly laughed out loudq qI would recommend this book to anyoneq Seriously Mum, Where's that Donkey? qSeriously Mum, Whereas that Donkey?q is Alan Parksa follow-up book to qSeriously Mum, Whatas an Alpaca?q This book continues the story of Alan and Lornaas induction into Andalucian life and fills in some of the blanks. In this book, Alan and Lorna discover that their local town is not quite as sleepy as they had first imagined and that the local ladies will stand by you once their friendship is won. Alan and Lorna make some great new friends and have a few more unexpected adventures along the way. Add an appearance on Canadian TV into the mix, plus the trials and tribulations of alpaca farming, and this sequel will bring you bang up to date with the lives of two British expats in rural Spain. Seriously Mum, How Many Cats? After six years of living in the olive groves of Andalucia, Alan and Lorna should have adjusted to Spanish life, but things never seem to run smoothly. When Lily the alpaca falls pregnant, they are in for an anxious few months as they battle against the odds to keep themselves afloat. 'In Seriously Mum, How Many Cats?' there is concern that the cats are going to take over the farm. There are cats in the barn, cats in the garden and even a cat invasion in the bedroom one night. Exploding tyres, flamenco dancing, religious parades and, of course, all your favourite animals return once again to entertain you in the latest story about these much-loved expats.I got this message: If you do not have your booking reference, please go to the Customer Service desks. I didna#39;t have my booking reference, so I had to rejoin the queue at the back. After another 25 minutes I was through, ready to face security, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Seriously Mum - The Complete Trilogy|
|Publisher||:||Alan Parks -|