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For Your Bookshelf: Literary Paris

For Your Bookshelf: Literary Paris

If you can't have Paris under your feet, you can have it in your imagination. Here's a highly subjective reading list of our favorite books about the City of Lights.

Love Letter: Hôtel Plaza Athénée

Love Letter: Hôtel Plaza Athénée

PARIS, France – When I told him I was taking my mother, he shook his head. "Oh no, no, no, Gabriella, when you get a room at the Plaza Athénée, you must take your lover."

Paris Remembers, Paris Forgets

Paris Remembers, Paris Forgets

PARIS – Was living here part of a carefully cultivated image, a way to give rich patrons the edgy thrill of slumming? Or did building a little house cost that much money, even here?

A Walk Home through Paris, 1927

A Walk Home through Paris, 1927

"That's when I looked left and saw the opera house itself, so grand I'd missed it, shimmering like wet fondant, like a great domed cake." A Paris excerpt from "The Last Nude."

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‪Websites, Blogs, and Resources We Love NEWS ‬‪Le Monde,‬ ‪Le Figaro, ‪‬Liberation‪‬, ‬Rue89‬ ‪ CULTURE Paris Art Review,‬ ‪The Great Exposition,‬ ‪‪‬Inrockuptibles‪‬, Go Go Paris,‬ ‪Telerama,‬ ‪‬Time Out Paris, ‪‬Pariscope, Picselo‪ RADIONova,‬ ‪FIP‬ ‪ FOOD‬ ‪Chocolate & Zucchini,‬ ‪David Lebovitz,‬ ‪Lost in Cheeseland,‬ ‪Cannelle et Vanielle,‬ ‪Hungry for Paris‬ ‪

 

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