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A Cup of Tea with Alan is an opportunity to really get to know the person behind your favourite books. I aim to get to know the person behind the author, spending hours making that book a reality. Sit back, put the kettle on and enjoy A Cup of Tea with Alan.

A Cup of Tea with Alan Alan Parks

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A Cup of Tea with Alan is an opportunity to really get to know the person behind your favourite books. I aim to get to know the person behind the author, spending hours making that book a reality. Sit back, put the kettle on and enjoy A Cup of Tea with Alan.

    Episode #17 - Lisa Rose Wright

    Episode #17 - Lisa Rose Wright

    This week's guest on A Cup of Tea with Alan is Lisa Rose Wright, who moved to Galicia from the UK to renovate a ramshackle old house with her husband and live the good life, growing vegetables and raising animals. 
    Lisa has written two books about this life and is currently working on the third, and you can find out more on her blog https://lisarosewright.wixsite.com/author/blog

    • 48 min
    Episode #16 - Alyson Sheldrake

    Episode #16 - Alyson Sheldrake

    On Episode #16 of A Cup of Tea with Alan I was joined by Alyson Sheldrake. Alyson is an artist, a blogger and a writer living in The Algarve region of Portugal.
    After moving to The Algarve ten years ago, Alyson became a professional artist exhibiting and selling her work. In the last year she has published three books about the area they have decided to make their home.
    You can find out more about Alyson and her work at her website
    https://www.alysonsheldrake.com/
    And download her latest book here https://smarturl.it/ANewLifeAlgarve

    • 48 min
    Episode #15 - Annemarie Rawson

    Episode #15 - Annemarie Rawson

    This weeks guest on A Cup of Tea with Alan is Annemarie Rawson. Annemarie is a New Zealander, who decided, with her husband to have some 'late life adventures'. They chose to leave their comfortable life behind and take a job looking after an estate in France (and dealing with the estate's owner!). After that they decided again to go off, this time choosing the UK and travelling some of Europe's best known cities! 
    You can find out more about Annemarie and her travels at her website - https://www.annemarierawson.com/

    • 43 min
    Episode #14 - Nick Albert (Part 2)

    Episode #14 - Nick Albert (Part 2)

    This is Part 2 of my chat with Nick Albert. Nick is based in Ireland and writes memoirs about his life there, renovating an old property and the animals in his adventures. There was so much in this interview I have had to split it into two episodes, and this week is the second half of the interview. 
    If you would like to check out Nick's books, contact him or find him on social media, you can find all that info on his website https://www.nickalbert.co.uk/

    • 36 min
    Episode #13 - Nick Albert (Part 1)

    Episode #13 - Nick Albert (Part 1)

    In the latest episode of A Cup of Tea with Alan I was joined by Nick Albert. Nick is based in Ireland and writes memoirs about his life there, renovating an old property and the animals in his adventures. There was so much in this interview I have had to split it into two episodes, so this week you get the first part of the interview. Come back next week to hear part two.
    If you would like to check out Nick's books, contact him or find him on social media, you can find all that info on his website https://www.nickalbert.co.uk/

    • 41 min
    Episode #12 - Amy Daws

    Episode #12 - Amy Daws

    In Episode #12 of A Cup of Tea with Alan, I was joined  by romance author extraordinaire, Amy Daws.
    Amy's writing career started with a memoir about her difficulties in carrying a pregnancy to full term, and has continued with romance books set in different locations, even one that came from her writing in a tire shop waiting room.
    Amy has loads of books, so the best place to go to find them is her website, which you can find here https://amydawsauthor.com/
    You can find Amy on Instagram here https://www.instagram.com/amydawsauthor/
    And on Facebook here https://www.facebook.com/amydawsauthor

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

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2 Ratings

JulieHaigh ,

Fun, cosy chat with your favourite authors.

I've really enjoyed the first few episodes, and look forward to more. Great questions from Alan, and a relaxing and informative listen. Great to find out more beyond the book.

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