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Book Review – Mystery in Nice

Don’t Defend Animals, not in France, not anywhere…

By Guénady. Trafford Publishing. 2008

ISBN 978 – 1 – 4251 – 7099 – 8


Guénady was a dog who once lived and suffered in Nice, now the pseudonym of her guardian, the American owner of the Speakeasy – the only vegan restaurant in France. I had the pleasure of meeting the author and eating in her little restaurant during my last visit to Nice in 2004 – one of my favourite French cities, though one of which I now know much more, thanks to this interesting book. Continue reading


The « Ferme des animaux » – Animal Farm – is at last reality. “We have just acquired La Ferme de la Hardonnerie. Situated northwest of the Meuse, the property comprises a house, two big barns and 44 hectares of fields around it.
It has all the qualities we were seeking to provide refuge to more than 300 abused, exhausted and/or sick animals, victims of intensive farming. Continue reading