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User Review  - elledee1 - LibraryThing

Interesting story about a couple of Australian's who renovate (authentically) a house in Fez. Very interesting to hear about the daily trials that they endured and how they remained very positive throughout the renovating period Read full review

A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Verdict: Clarke �chronicles her restoration of a house in the walled-in section of Fez in rapturously evocative prose infused with the sounds and smells of Morocco. The result is a magical ... Read full review

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User Review  - vernefan - LibraryThing

A Restoration of Morocco Heritage Suzanna Clarke's memoir entitled A House in Fez: Building A Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco, is not just the story of her restoring a three hundred year old ... Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Interesting look into Moroccan culture and architecture through the eyes of an Australian couple who buy and restore a traditional home in an ancient part of the city of Fez. Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Not impressive, as travel writing goes. Clarke is neither patient nor humorous enough to pull it off, and is rather ungraceful in dealing with unforeseen issues with buying a house and living in a foreign country. Understandable, but makes for a boring/annoying book. Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Carmen - Goodreads

A wonderful read about an Australian couple who buy a riad in Fez, Morocco. Suzanna Clarke conveys the social, cultural, and religious mores of the people of Morocco and how she and her husband coped ... Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Salsadancer - Goodreads

An Australian couple buy and restore a 3-century old riad (courtyard house) in Morocco. I enjoy reading about other people's experiences in other countries. I cannot imagine buying a centuries-old ... Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Danie P. - Goodreads

This is an excellent traveloge/memoir about an australian couple buying a house, restoring the house and living in fez. It is told with the utmost honesty and sincerity. The author also has a blog ... Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Kristina Rothe - Goodreads

I learned a lot about the culture in Fez. It's a good thing to get a different perspective on the arab world. Read full review

Review: A House in Fez: Building a Life in the Ancient Heart of Morocco

User Review  - Karen Floyd - Goodreads

Why am I so fascinated by stories of people who move to other countries, restore houses there, and find their emotional homes? Clarke weaves Moroccan history, culture and customs into the adventure of ... Read full review


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