Albertine Team | July 9, 2020
While the country went into lockdown, an array of new French Fiction landed in US bookstores. We selected some that seem to us a perfect fit for your summer.
While the country went into lockdown, an array of new French Fiction landed in US bookstores. We selected some that seem to us a perfect fit for your summer.
While the country went into lockdown, an array of new French Fiction landed in US bookstores. We selected some that…
Clara Briceno | June 16, 2020
This year, celebrate Pride Month in the stellar company of Pauline Delabroy-Allard, Édouard Louis, Philippe Besson, Virgine Despentes, and Anne Garréta! With a punk-rock mystery, a subtle coming of age story, an ode to desire, and a painfully honest account of sexual assault, there is something unique for everyone in this list!
This year, celebrate Pride Month in the stellar company of Pauline Delabroy-Allard, Édouard Louis, Philippe Besson, Virgine Despentes, and Anne Garréta! With a punk-rock mystery, a subtle coming of age story, an ode to desire, and a painfully honest account of sexual assault, there is something unique for everyone in…
This year, celebrate Pride Month in the stellar company of Pauline Delabroy-Allard, Édouard Louis, Philippe Besson, Virgine Despentes, and Anne…
Miriam Bridenne | June 15, 2020
Right on time for the long, lazy summer days, And Their Children After Them, Nicolas Mathieu's Prix Goncourt winning novel has just landed in the country's best bookstores in a translation by William Rodarmor.
Right on time for the long, lazy summer days, And Their Children After Them, Nicolas Mathieu's Prix Goncourt winning novel has just landed in the country's best bookstores in a translation by William Rodarmor.
Right on time for the long, lazy summer days, And Their Children After Them, Nicolas Mathieu's Prix Goncourt winning novel…
Adam Hocker | June 10, 2020
Kaouther Adimi--a young Algerian woman now living in Paris--synthesizes the private minutiae of Charlot with the history of the times in a suprisingly light almost breezy fashion, making this a fast, interesting, and engaging read.
Kaouther Adimi--a young Algerian woman now living in Paris--synthesizes the private minutiae of Charlot with the history of the times in a suprisingly light almost breezy fashion, making this a fast, interesting, and engaging read.
Kaouther Adimi--a young Algerian woman now living in Paris--synthesizes the private minutiae of Charlot with the history of the times…
Miriam Bridenne | June 3, 2020
In a country that cherishes literary quarrels as much as France, a novel unanimously praised by the literary press from Le Figaro Littéraire, to Libération, including Télérama, Le Monde, and Les Inrocks is quite a rare thing. Leurs enfants après eux (Actes Sud) Nicolas Mathieu's second novel, counts among these happy few.
In a country that cherishes literary quarrels as much as France, a novel unanimously praised by the literary press from Le Figaro Littéraire, to Libération, including Télérama, Le Monde, and Les Inrocks is quite a rare thing. Leurs enfants après eux (Actes Sud) Nicolas Mathieu's second novel, counts among these…
In a country that cherishes literary quarrels as much as France, a novel unanimously praised by the literary press from…
Albertine Team | June 3, 2020
From a World History of Happiness to an anthology of the greatest swindles in history, including two excellent (crime) novels, here's our contribution to help bring you some joy and pleasure to brighten your Father's day!
From a World History of Happiness to an anthology of the greatest swindles in history, including two excellent (crime) novels, here's our contribution to help bring you some joy and pleasure to brighten your Father's day!
From a World History of Happiness to an anthology of the greatest swindles in history, including two excellent (crime) novels,…
Miriam Bridenne | June 3, 2020
Summers are for travel! Since it might be difficult this year to leave the US, we have selected a handful of books that will take your little ones on a memorable journey, from China to the Country of Ice(cream). Get ready for immediate boarding!
Summers are for travel! Since it might be difficult this year to leave the US, we have selected a handful of books that will take your little ones on a memorable journey, from China to the Country of Ice(cream). Get ready for immediate boarding!
Summers are for travel! Since it might be difficult this year to leave the US, we have selected a handful…
Miriam Bridenne | May 19, 2020
This week, we went digging into our piles of new paperback releases and came back with an eclectic array to submit to your consideration. Since it all depends on your inclination, let's start here.
This week, we went digging into our piles of new paperback releases and came back with an eclectic array to submit to your consideration. Since it all depends on your inclination, let's start here.
This week, we went digging into our piles of new paperback releases and came back with an eclectic array to…
Wanda Banach | May 5, 2020
A military officer, an aviator during the Second World War, a diplomat and, of course, a writer, Romain Gary lived many lives. This year, two major publications offer us the opportunity to (re)discover and appreciate this immensely talented writer.
A military officer, an aviator during the Second World War, a diplomat and, of course, a writer, Romain Gary lived many lives. This year, two major publications offer us the opportunity to (re)discover and appreciate this immensely talented writer.
A military officer, an aviator during the Second World War, a diplomat and, of course, a writer, Romain Gary lived…
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