Backstabbing in Beaujolais by Jean-Pierre AlauxBackstabbing in Beaujolais by Jean-Pierre Alaux

Backstabbing in Beaujolais

byJean-Pierre Alaux, Noël BalenEditorAnne Trager

Paperback | November 19, 2015

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A business magnate calls on wine expert Benjamin Cooker to kickstart his new wine business in Beaujolais, sparking bitter rivalries. Can the Winemaker Detective and his assistant keep calculating real estate agents, taciturn winegrowers, dubious wine merchants and suspicious deaths from delaying delivery of the world-famous Beaujolais Nouveau?
Jean-Pierre Alaux is a magazine, radio and TV journalist when he is not writing novels in southwestern France. He is the grandson of a winemaker and exhibits a real passion for wine and winemaking. For him, there is no greater common denominator than wine.Noël Balen lives in Paris, where he shares his time between writing, making recor...
Title:Backstabbing in BeaujolaisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:163 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.42 inPublished:November 19, 2015Publisher:Le French BookLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1939474531

ISBN - 13:9781939474537

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