Dee Andrew

Book Review – The Big Five

Five Simple Things You Can Do to Live a Longer, Healthier Life by Dr Sanjiv Chopra with David Fisher (Thomas Dunne Books) ISBN: 9781250065339 The author explores and explains the evidence regarding the incredible benefits of coffee, Vitamin D, exercise, meditation, and nuts. The evidence is conclusive.…

Book Review – The Forgotten Summer

by Carol Drinkwater (Michael Joseph) ISBN 978718183097 The Forgotten Summer is a lovely read that keeps you on your toes.  The annual grape harvest at the Cambon family's vineyard is always a cause for celebration, but things change when an accident destroys the crop, leaving the…

Book Review – Property of a Noblewoman

by Danielle Steel (Bantam Press) ISBN: 9978059306907  Danielle Steel is always an enjoyable read.  An abandoned safe-deposit box in a New York City Bank reveals a treasure trove of priceless jewellery. Court clerk, Jane Willoughby is charged with discovering more about the mysterious owner, the…

Book Review – Wine, Women and Good Hope

A History of Scandalous Behaviour at the Cape by June McKinnon (Zebra Press) ISBN 9781770229860  In this beautifully-researched book historical figures come alive. Their family names belong to our parents and grandparents. The race for diamonds forced people to live in Kimberley. The Witwatersrand crawled with gold…

Book Review – The Sins of the Mother

by Danielle Steel (Random House) Price R195 ISBN 978-0-59306-313-2  As always Danielle Steel is an author to be enjoyed. Whether the moral of the story is correct is for you to decide.  Olivia Grayson has made difficult choices. The successful businesswoman missed out on much…
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