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Return to the Olive Farm

Return to the Olive Farm

(2010)
(A book in the Olive series)
A non fiction book by

 
After sixteen months of travelling round the Mediterranean in search of the ancient secrets of the olive tree, Carol returns to her beloved olive farm in the south of France, to her husband Michel and his burgeoning family. However, the homecoming celebrations are overshadowed by disturbing discoveries. The plight of the honey bee has become an international crisis and Carol is faced with unsettling news about the hives on her own olive farm. While the multinational companies are pushing for 'bigger, better, bumper' crops, a small band of farmers and ecologists are calling for a halt to many of the modern farming malpractices that are endangering the planet. Carol is amongst them. But it puts her own farm, her idyll, under threat. At what point do you turn your back on all that you believe in and all that you have been fighting for? This is the story of how Carol and Michel struggle with some difficult choices, and how they decide to deal with the unavoidable disappointments and inevitable responsibilities that come with running an organic farm.

 
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Hardback Editions

July 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
ISBN: 0-297-85694-4 / 978-0-297-85694-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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Paperback Editions

May 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
ISBN: 0-7538-2681-X / 978-0-7538-2681-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

July 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
ISBN: 0-297-85695-2 / 978-0-297-85695-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

August 2010 : USA Audio edition
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   

August 2010 : UK Audio edition
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

April 2013 : USA Kindle edition
Title: Return to the Olive Farm (The Olive Series Book 4)
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
Publisher: CB Creative Books
Availability: Amazon   

May 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Return to the Olive Farm
Author(s): Carol Drinkwater
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Availability: Amazon UK   



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