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Rice Pudding In A Duvet, Heather Gartside

Contemporary Fiction, Cookery & Baking, Literature & Fiction, NonFiction

“Second helpings” of Rice Pudding in a Duvet, a novel which provides nourishment for the soul. 
From her warmly insulated Danish kitchen, Alice Bonneville-Beck prepares her favorite food and invites the reader the pull up a chair and listen to her charming, observant, sexy, mystical and downright stupid adventures from around the world. The book begins with a letter from Alice to her daughter, as she leaves home for the first time on how NOT to do things as she journeys through life, and of course, no self-respecting young adult would listen anyway! It’s well-meant advice, and as you read the book you learn two main things:
1. How to cook some great recipes and 
2. How to turn pages quickly to pick up tips on how the mother “went too far.”

Rice Pudding In A Duvet is one of the most unique but incredible books I have ever read and discovered! Rice Pudding In A Duvet is an original book because it is a story and a recipe book all wrapped up into one delicious book! When I started to read Rice Pudding In A Duvet, I was impressed by the layout and shocked at what I was reading because after all, I have never come across a book such as this one! I doubt too that there is a book such as Rice Pudding In A Duvet and if there was then I guarantee it would not be as great as this! I found myself shocked because you would not think the combination of recipes with a story would work but it does book lovers, and it works so well! That is because Heather Gartside, the author of this exceptional book has written an incredible book that will charm, excite and entertain readers from start to finish and so, I am already going to be recommending this stunning piece of literature! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more about this stellar book.

Rice Pudding In A Duvet is a charming read that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the story, Alice Bonneville-Beck, a mother who we learn at the start has written down her journey and addressed it to her daughter so that Alice’s daughter can read of her adventures and what her daughter should not do! Alice’s daughter has recently left home, and so Alice wants to help her daughter and to inform her of all the life lessons she learned while traveling and what yummy recipes she picked up along the way. The reader will follow Alice’s story as she writes them perfectly; Alice will take her reader on a sprawling journey across the world and at the end of each story of an adventure, Alice will write a yummy recipe which yes can be applied in real life! The stories combined with the recipes are genius and make Rice Pudding In A Duvet a darling book that should not be missed!

The story of Rice Pudding In A Duvet is an incredibly beautiful, unique piece of work that took my breath away on more than one occasion. The pacing of this story was wonderfully written and plotted so that I did not get bored at any given time. Never once did I find myself referring to the page number and that is a sure sign that this incredible book is a compelling piece of work that draws the reader in and captivates them to read it quickly!

Rice Pudding In A Duvet is a stunning piece of literature that enthralled, entertained and enchanted me from the very first page! Everything about this contemporary piece of fiction/recipe book was exciting; the narrator, as well as the beautiful setting of settings the reader gets to experience throughout Alice’s journeys and the incredible literature courtesy of the excellent Heather Gartside, made me fall madly in love with this book. Rice Pudding In A Duvet is a piece of fiction that will captivate readers from all genres thanks to the many themes that are interwoven between the pages. This book can only be described as a read that should not be missed! If you are looking to read a book that will grasp your attention from the first page and hold it throughout then already I would implore you lovely readers to read this book because it is utterly brilliant!

The excellent author of this book, Heather Gartside effortlessly takes the reader on a sprawling journey; Gartside’s words managed to keep me intrigued as well as entertained as I raced through this book. It is the kind of book that is impossible to put down, and when I had to I longed for it! I wanted to be reunited with the story I had grown to love and the stories I had become invested in.

Overall Rice Pudding In A Duvet is a charismatic novel, and I would write if you are a reader who is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! Rice Pudding In A Duvet gets a glowing five stars from me!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much, I love discussing wonderful books with all of you so please comment below and let me know your thoughts on Rice Pudding In A Duvet. Do you see yourself reading this book? Do you love the genre? Please let me know your brilliant thoughts below and I will be sure to comment back. Thank you so much again for reading!

Goodbye for now book lovers,

P.S. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is click the Buy on Amazon button and it will take you straight to the book on Amazon U.S.! If you are in the U.K. then below I have attached a link to the book for Amazon U.K..

Below I have attached some links about the author and this wonderful book so if you would like to learn more about the author and the book then please have a browse. Thank you so much again for reading book lovers, I can’t wait to read your thoughts on this book!


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Thank you so much again for reading!

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Thanks for a great review, Aimee Ann! It’s so heartwarming to feel that all the hours spent writing a book can bring a reaction like this. Hope that your followers enjoy the book as much too 🙂
I loved your review so much that I posted it on my own website: https://heathergartside.com/2018/06/21/rave-redheaded-review-for-rice-pudding/
Cheers!
Heather

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