Ooh La La - Paris Delights

Lunch in Paris: a Love Story, With Recipes

By Elizabeth Bard

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In Paris for a weekend visit, Elizabeth Bard sat down to lunch with a handsome Frenchman--and never went home again. (summary) [944.361 Ba]
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French Toast: an American in Paris Celebrates the Maddening Mysteries of the French

By Harriet Welty Rochefort

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From a small town in Iowa to the City of Light, Harriet has done what so many of dream of one day doing-she picked up and moved to France. But it has not been twenty years of fun and games; Harriet has endured her share of cultural bumps, bruises, and psychic adjustments along the way. (summary) [944.36 Ro]
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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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Tea With Sister Anna: a Paris Journal

By Susan gilbert Harvey

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When artist Susan Gilbert Harvey opens her great-aunt's steamer trunk, she discovers a kindred spirit. Anna McNulty Lester...taught art in women's colleges in Georgia and Virginia. In 1898 she was alone in Paris, drawing from life in famous studios. (summary) [914.4361 Ha]
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Me Talk Pretty One Day

By David Sedaris

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At last, someone even meaner than the French! The sort of blithely sophisticated, loopy humour that might have resulted if Dorothy Parker and James Thurber had had a love child. (summary) [814 Se]
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Betty and Rita Go to Paris

By Judith E. Hughes and Michael Malyszko

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They were free dogs in Paris, unfettered and alive.... Two traveling Labradors tour the City of Light in this charming portrait of Paris and irresistible celebration of canine joie de vivre. (summary) [811 Hu]
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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 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 Alibi Club

By Francine Matthews

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Four women try to rescue a brilliant scientist from the Nazis-with explosive results. (Library Journal)
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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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