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By Eleanor Brown

A choice of all-new Paris-themed essays written via the various greatest names in women’s fiction, together with Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler, Maggie Shipstead, and Lauren Willig—edited via Eleanor Brown, the New York occasions bestselling writer of The bizarre Sisters and The mild of Paris.
 
“My time in Paris,” says New York Times–bestselling writer Paula McLain (The Paris Wife), “was like not anyone else’s ever.” for every of the eighteen bestselling authors during this hot, inspiring, and fascinating selection of own essays at the urban of sunshine, not anything may be extra true.

While all the girls writers featured the following have written books hooked up to Paris, their own tales of the town are wildly varied. Meg Waite Clayton (The Race for Paris) and M. J. Rose (The booklet of misplaced Fragrances) percentage the romantic secrets and techniques that experience made Paris the vacation spot for fanatics for centuries. Susan Vreeland (The woman in Hyacinth Blue) and J. Courtney Sullivan (The Engagements) peek in the back of the stereotype of snobbish Parisians to teach us the true kindness of genuine humans.

From e-book membership favorites Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler (Z: a singular of Zelda Fitzgerald), and anthology editor Eleanor Brown (The gentle of Paris) to secret author Cara Black (Murder within the Marais), historic writer Lauren Willig (The mystery heritage of the crimson Carnation), and memoirist Julie Powell (Julie and Julia), those Parisian memoirs diversity from laugh-out-loud humorous to wistfully romantic to thoughtfully somber and reflective.
 
Perfect for armchair tourists and veterans of Parisian pilgrimages alike, readers will savor those brand-new stories from their such a lot loved authors.

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