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              Books by Spiri Tsintziras

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              Parlour Games for Modern Families
               

              Parlour Games for Modern Families (Paperback)

              By Jones, Myfanwy; Tsintziras, Spiri

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Parlour Games for Modern Families, a book for fun-lovers aged four to 104, winds back the clock to remind you of games you'd forgotten and then a whole lot more. So, gather the family together; ask over some friends. Warm the milk for hot cocoa, play Squeak Piggy Squeak, and watc...h the good feeling spread; see it grow exponentially.
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              ISBN 9781921844416
              Published AU 28 Nov 2011
              Publisher Scribe Publications
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              Afternoons in Ithaka

              Afternoons in Ithaka (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

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              A charming memoir of self-discovery, family, connection and the power of a tomato. 'I remember crusty just-baked bread, rubbed with juicy tomato flesh, swimming in a puddle of thick green olive oil. I am seven years old. I sit on a stool in my grandmother's house. It is the heigh...t of summer in a seaside village in the south of Greece. We little Aussies devour 'tomato sandwiches' as the family chats and laughs and swats flies ...' From the first heady taste of tomatoes on home-baked bread in her mother's village in Petalidi, to sitting at a taverna some 30 years later in Ithaka with her young family, Spiri tsintziras goes on a culinary, creative and spiritual journey that propels her back and forth between Europe and Australia. these evocative, funny and poignant stories explore how food and culture, language and music, and people and their stories help to create a sense of meaning and identity.
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              ISBN 9780733332081
              Published AU 20 Jan 2014
              Publisher ABC Books
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              Parlour Games for Modern Families

              Parlour Games for Modern Families (Paperback)

              By Jones, Myfanwy; Tsintziras, Spiri

              Sets out to revive the tradition of indoor family games. Its authors want you to push aside the consoles, turn off the telly, and bring some mental stimulation, silliness and laughter, joy and connection back into your living room. The author lives in Melbourne with her husband a...nd two sons. They spend a lot of time playing games.
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              ISBN 9781921372995
              Published AU 26 Oct 2009
              Publisher Scribe Publications
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              My Ikaria: How the people from a small Mediterranean island inspired me to live a happier, healthier and longer life
               

              My Ikaria: How the people from a small Mediterranean island inspired me to live a happier, healthier and longer life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

              • RRP: $29.99
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              Spiri's quest for a healthier, more nourishing life took her from her suburban home in Melbourne to her family's homeland of Greece, and to the small Greek island of Ikaria. The people of Ikaria - part of the famous 'Blue Zone' - live happy, healthy and long lives. Inspired by th...eir example, Spiri made some simple lifestyle changes and as a result lost weight, gained energy and deepened the connection to those closest to her. Best of all, she didn't have to give up bread or wine!Spiri's heartwarming memoir, which includes delicious family recipes, will console and entertain all of us who are bogged down in the daily grind - encouraging us to put our health and happiness first.
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              ISBN 9781863959902
              Published AU 2 Apr 2018
              Publisher Black Inc
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              Afternoons in Ithaka
               

              Afternoons in Ithaka (EPUB ebook)

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

              A charming memoir of self-discovery, family, connection and the power of a tomato. 'I remember crusty just-baked bread, rubbed with juicy tomato flesh, swimming in a puddle of thick green olive oil. I am seven years old. I sit on a stool in my grandmother's house. It is the heigh...t of summer in a seaside village in the south of Greece. We little Aussies devour 'tomato sandwiches' as the family chats and laughs and swats flies ...' From the first heady taste of tomatoes on home-baked bread in her mother's village in Petalidi, to sitting at a taverna some 30 years later in Ithaka with her young family, Spiri tsintziras goes on a culinary, creative and spiritual journey that propels her back and forth between Europe and Australia. these evocative, funny and poignant stories explore how food and culture, language and music, and people and their stories help to create a sense of meaning and identity.
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              ISBN 9781743099148
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              Published AU 20 Jan 2014
              Publisher ABC Books
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              Parlour Games for Modern Families
               

              Parlour Games for Modern Families (EPUB ebook)

              By Jones, Myfanwy; Tsintziras, Spiri

              Sets out to revive the tradition of indoor family games. Its authors want you to push aside the consoles, turn off the telly, and bring some mental stimulation, silliness and laughter, joy and connection back into your living room. The author lives in Melbourne with her husband a...nd two sons. They spend a lot of time playing games.
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              ISBN 9781921753824
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              Released AU 28 Nov 2011
              Publisher Scribe Publications
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              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life
               

              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life (Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition])

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

              • RRP: $49.99
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              Three years ago, Spiri Tsintziras found herself mentally, physically and spiritually depleted. She was stretched thin - raising kids, running a household and managing a business. She ate too much in order to keep going and then slumped in front of the telly at night, exhausted, a...sking herself 'What is it all for?' Spiri's quest for a healthier, more nourishing life took her from her suburban home in Melbourne to her family's homeland of Greece, and to the small Greek island of Ikaria. The people of Ikaria - part of the famous 'Blue Zones' - live happy, healthy and long lives. Inspired by their example, Spiri made some simple lifestyle changes and as a result lost weight, gained energy and deepened the connection to those closest to her. Best of all, she didn't have to give up bread or wine! Spiri's heartwarming memoir, which includes delicious family recipes, will console and entertain anyone bogged down in the daily grind - encouraging you to put your health and happiness first.
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              ISBN 9780369306715
              Released AU 4 Jul 2019
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              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life
                

              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

              • RRP: $49.99
              • $49.99
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              Three years ago, Spiri Tsintziras found herself mentally, physically and spiritually depleted. She was stretched thin - raising kids, running a household and managing a business. She ate too much in order to keep going and then slumped in front of the telly at night, exhausted, a...sking herself 'What is it all for?' Spiri's quest for a healthier, more nourishing life took her from her suburban home in Melbourne to her family's homeland of Greece, and to the small Greek island of Ikaria. The people of Ikaria - part of the famous 'Blue Zones' - live happy, healthy and long lives. Inspired by their example, Spiri made some simple lifestyle changes and as a result lost weight, gained energy and deepened the connection to those closest to her. Best of all, she didn't have to give up bread or wine! Spiri's heartwarming memoir, which includes delicious family recipes, will console and entertain anyone bogged down in the daily grind - encouraging you to put your health and happiness first.
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              ISBN 9780369303752
              Released AU 4 Jul 2019
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              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life
               

              My Ikaria: How the People From a Small Mediterranean Island Inspired Me to Live a Happier, Healthier and Longer Life (EPUB ebook)

              By Tsintziras, Spiri

              Three years ago, Spiri Tsintziras found herself mentally, physically and spiritually depleted. She was stretched thin - raising kids, running a household and managing a business. She ate too much in order to keep going and then slumped in front of the telly at night, exhausted, a...sking herself 'What is it all for?' Spiri's quest for a healthier, more nourishing life took her from her suburban home in Melbourne to her family's homeland of Greece, and to the small Greek island of Ikaria. The people of Ikaria - part of the famous 'Blue Zones' - live happy, healthy and long lives. Inspired by their example, Spiri made some simple lifestyle changes and as a result lost weight, gained energy and deepened the connection to those closest to her. Best of all, she didn't have to give up bread or wine! Spiri's heartwarming memoir, which includes delicious family recipes, will console and entertain anyone bogged down in the daily grind - encouraging you to put your health and happiness first. 'My Ikaria is a kindly wake-up call to live a more mindful, meaningful and generous life - a joy to read.' -Alice Pung 'I applaud Spiri for sharing her fascinating and insightful journey to better health through My Ikaria. As our lives become increasingly busy and fast-paced, we can all learn valuable lessons from the Ikarians, who show us it's not about striving to live longer but to live better.' -Jerril Rechter, VicHealth CEO 'Tsintziras gives an engaging account of her Ikarian journey, practically and philosophically, saying "they've reached across the seas and inspired me to live better". This charming memoir may inspire you to live better too.' -SAWeekend
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              ISBN 9781743820292
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              Released AU 2 Apr 2018
              Publisher Schwartz Books Pty. Ltd.
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