Author Archives: Angela Petch

About Angela Petch

Bit of a story dreamer, written two novels - a third in progress. I love my little family and in no particular order afterwards: Italian culture, food, wine, walking everywhere I can and especially in the Apennines, East Africa, tennis when I can, reading, reading and more reading. So much to discover still before I die.

Eric Newby’s classic WW2 account

Here is my review of “Love and War in the Apennines” that I finished reading again today. I would have given it more than 5 stars. If you are at all interested in Italy, then I recommend this wholeheartedly. I … Continue reading

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p.s. to Old and New

I hope this link to the film about the Wolves (that doesn’t work for my last blog) is now correct: The Snow Wolf

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Old and new

  We’ve seen in New Year in Tuscany. It’s crisp, clear and cold here. At night it descends to -10 and and remnants of snow cling to the hillside by day. It’s refreshing. I love Christmas; I love to be … Continue reading

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Why on earth do I stay?

Originally posted on Land of the Forgotten Earthquakes:
The question that friends abroad often ask The short answer is that I live here I live here. I’ve lived here for about 6 years. I’m not on a vacation. My life…

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Bigging up bloggers #bloggerssparkle

Two years ago, I’d never heard of a Blog Tour, but I wasn’t as involved with my writing back then. Bloggers sounds like a rude term: “blogger off” could be used as an alternative to another expression. BUT, how could … Continue reading

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Rachel’s Random Resources / Guest Post : Mavis and Dot – Angela Petch

Originally posted on The Magic Of Wor(l)ds:
Today I’m on the ‘Mavis and Dot’ blogtour, organised by Rachel’s Random Resources. To promote this book I have a guest post written by its author, Angela Petch, but before I…

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Mavis and Dot by Angela Petch #Blogtour #Review #Cancerresearch

Originally posted on Wrong side of forty:
Synopsis A warm slice of life, funny, feel-good, yet poignant. Introducing two eccentric ladies who form an unlikely friendship.Meet Mavis and Dot – two colourful, retired ladies who live in Worthington-on-Sea, where there are charity…

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Blog Tour | Mavis And Dot #GuestPost

Originally posted on everywhere and nowhere:
Happy Wednesday! I am in a very cheerful mood today which seems fitting because the book that I am on the tour for looks pretty cheerful too. – A warm slice of life, funny,…

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Mavis & Dot Guest Post by @Angela_Petch @rararesources #Cancercharity

Originally posted on Tea & Cake For The Soul:
Today I have a guest post from Angela Petch who has written “Mavis and Dot” in memory of her friend Olga who sadly died from Ovarian Cancer. I have not read…

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Mavis and Dot by Angela Petch | @Angela_Petch @rararesources | #blogtour #guestpost

Originally posted on Novel Deelights:
It’s a pleasure to welcome you all to my stop on the blog tour for Mavis and Dot by Angela Petch. My thanks to Rachel at Rachel’s Random Resources for the invitation to join. Author…

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