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Orchids for Aphrodite




‘As one who once fished a drowning dog out of the Thames, I warmed at once to an author who rescued a cat from the sea. But there’s more to this blissful story than animal rescue, and I salute a fellow-Derbyshire (originally) author.’

Matthew Parris

‘Sounds like an incredible journey.’

Dame Ellen MacArthur


‘This is a smashing book. Read it. Ursula Haselden digs underneath the travelogue, conjuring the real Greece, and its seas with style, humour and immediacy.’

Sir Jeremy Thomas KCMG (former British Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic)

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