Ooh La La - Paris Delights

The Girl With No Shadow

By Joanne Harris

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A long-awaited sequel to Chocolat. (A)sensuous tale about the dark arts, dark chocolate, and lives both bitter and sweet. (Booklist)
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The Good Thief's Guide to Paris

By Chris Ewan

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Charlie Howard—globe-trotting mystery writer, professional thief, and poor decision maker—is in Paris. Flush with the success of his latest book reading, not to mention a few too many glasses of wine, Charlie agrees to show a complete novice how to break into an apartment in the Marais. (summary)
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The Lady and the Unicorn

By Tracy Chevalier

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An extraordinary story exquisitely...weaves history and fiction into a beautiful, timeless, and intriguing literary tapestry that rivals in grace and grandeur the masterpiece that inspired it. (summary)
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The Paris Enigma

By Pablo De Santis

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(S)et in 1889 Paris, just before the World's Fair. The Twelve Detectives - Europe's most famous sleuths - hold their annual meeting to discuss old cases and new issues. (Booklist)
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The Parisian Affair

By Judith Gould

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An innocent woman is trapped in a game of international intrigue, high-stakes glamour, and dangerous romance when she falls prey to a conspiracy that could mean death to anyone who discovers it. (summary)
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The Sharper Your Knife, The Less You Cry : Love, Laughter, And Tears At The World's Most Famous Cooking School

By Kathleen Flinn

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A delightful true story of food, Paris, and the fulfillment of a lifelong dream. (summary) [641.5 Fl]
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The Sweet Life in Paris: Delicious Adventures in the World’s Most Glorious – and Perplexing – City

By David Lebovitz

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Like so many others, David Lebovitz dreamed about living in Paris...Finally, after a nearly two-decade career as a pastry chef and cookbook author, he moved to Paris to start a new life. Having crammed all his worldly belongings into three suitcases, he arrived, hopes high, at his new apartment in the lively Bastille neighborhood. But he soon discovered it's a different world en France. (summary) [641.013 Le]
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The Zahir: a Novel of Obesssion

By Paulo Coelho

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Stunned by his wife's inexplicable disappearance from their Paris home and immediately suspected of foul play by the authorities and the press, the unnamed protagonist, a best-selling writer, is forced to reexamine both his marital relationship and his own life. (BookList)
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Words in a French Life

By Kristin Espinasse

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Imagine a former French major getting vocabulary tips from her young children! That was the experience of Kristin Espinasse, an American who fell in love with a Frenchman and moved to his country to marry him and start a family. (summary) [920 Es]
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