1 'Romantic, sun-drenched and mouth-watering... a true feast for the senses.' Emma Woolf 'Poetic, touching, enlightening: Jennifer's very personal journey into Greece's deep heartland will give even the most couch-bound armchair traveller itchy feet.' -- Anne Zouroudi 'A seductive evocation of Greek island life and an honest exploration of what it means to try to live differently. An Octopus in My Ouzo is about diving into the unknown and staying afloat, even when the enticing blue waters of the Aegean become clouded and choppy.' -- Lizzie Enfield
Jennifer Barclay was born in England and, having lived in Canada, France and Australia, now works with books while living her dream life on a Greek island. She writes about daily life on her blog: octopus-in-my-ouzo.blogspot.co.uk, contributes to publications including The Daily Mail, Metro, The Guardian and Food and Travel, Thomas Cook Travel and Jetaway magazinesand has appeared on radio and television.
`This book does what any good travel book should do, not only do
you feel that you are there, it makes you want to go to that place
at the first opportunity' * Nudge *
`This book has re-awakened my love of travel writing, and for that I can only thank Jennifer Barclay.' * Rachel's Random Reads Blog *
PRAISE FOR FALLING IN HONEY: `Made me want to run away to a Greek island.' Helena Frith Powell `This book will make you laugh and cry and laugh again. I didn't want it to end...' Emma Woolf `Unlucky in love? If you can't escape to an idyllic Greek island Falling in Honey is the next best thing.' John Mole `This inspiring true story made us laugh and cry.' Heat Magazine