The second in a humorous travel series of six books about how to live the dream in a Mediterranean country. The author explores different local cultural themes in each title.
Following the success of Anna's first title, A Lizard in My Luggage, this is the sequel devoted to her attempts to make the transition from her frenetic London life for rustic living in Mallorca. In this title, the author nurses a bizarre wish to open a luxury cattery on her land - unbeknownst to her long-suffering family. In between phantom sheep, midnight snail hunts and Catalan lessons, work also has its challenges as Anna juggles neurotic client between Mayfair and Manhattan and is pursued by lucrative deals. But increasingly Anna finds herself lured by the simple life because, as she discovers, you can take the girl out of Mallorca but you can't take Mallorca out of the girl.