Albertine Team | July 15, 2019
One of the reasons we booksellers cherish summer is that the media uproar surrounding new publications is suddenly turned down, prompting us to go back to the great literary masters. Here's a selection of literary classics that we find ourselves going back to over and over.
One of the reasons we booksellers cherish summer is that the media uproar surrounding new publications is suddenly turned down, prompting us to go back to the great literary masters. Here's a selection of literary classics that we find ourselves going back to over and over.
One of the reasons we booksellers cherish summer is that the media uproar surrounding new publications is suddenly turned down,…
Miriam Bridenne | July 13, 2019
Whether you are in the mood to celebrate or mourn the day when the French citizenry stormed the Bastille (fun fact, just after the Marquis de Sade had been transferred to a different prison) and changed French society forever, you should find exactly what you are looking for below.
Whether you are in the mood to celebrate or mourn the day when the French citizenry stormed the Bastille (fun fact, just after the Marquis de Sade had been transferred to a different prison) and changed French society forever, you should find exactly what you are looking for below.
Whether you are in the mood to celebrate or mourn the day when the French citizenry stormed the Bastille (fun…
Miriam Bridenne | June 30, 2019
If you are studying a foreign language you quickly become aware of how important reading is in the learning process. But how do you pick the right book to read? How do you find a text that sparks your curiosity and keeps you engaged and determined to reach the end--despite the back and forth between your book and the dictionary?…
If you are studying a foreign language you quickly become aware of how important reading is in the learning process. But how do you pick the right book to read? How do you find a text that sparks your curiosity and keeps you engaged and determined to reach the end--despite…
If you are studying a foreign language you quickly become aware of how important reading is in the learning process.…
Erwana Le Guen | June 26, 2019
Summer is that glorious time to read widely and to nurture the love of books in your little ones. These picture books, carefully chosen by our one and only Erwana, are sure to spark your child's imagination and take them traveling into the worlds of animals and monsters! Your children will love them wherever you may go.
Summer is that glorious time to read widely and to nurture the love of books in your little ones. These picture books, carefully chosen by our one and only Erwana, are sure to spark your child's imagination and take them traveling into the worlds of animals and monsters! Your children…
Summer is that glorious time to read widely and to nurture the love of books in your little ones. These…
Albertine Team | June 19, 2019
What makes for a great beach read? Romance? Adventure? Crime? Comedy? As far as we know, all of the above and then some. For this summer, we've selected four witty novels that should glue you to your beach towel while your mind travels all around the world alongside David Hockney, Michael Cimino, the French Harry Potter Ophelia, among other flamboyant…
What makes for a great beach read? Romance? Adventure? Crime? Comedy? As far as we know, all of the above and then some. For this summer, we've selected four witty novels that should glue you to your beach towel while your mind travels all around the world alongside David Hockney,…
What makes for a great beach read? Romance? Adventure? Crime? Comedy? As far as we know, all of the above…
Miriam Bridenne | May 8, 2019
As Mother's Day rolls back around, here are 4 books to share the incredible women in your life. These fictions and memoirs explore the relationship between mothers and daughters: from loss and abandonment to fierce love and feminism, that depict motherhood in all its complexity, misgivings, struggles, and strenghts.
As Mother's Day rolls back around, here are 4 books to share the incredible women in your life. These fictions and memoirs explore the relationship between mothers and daughters: from loss and abandonment to fierce love and feminism, that depict motherhood in all its complexity, misgivings, struggles, and strenghts.
As Mother's Day rolls back around, here are 4 books to share the incredible women in your life. These fictions and memoirs…
Albertine Team | March 6, 2019
Looking for the best way to celebrate International Women's Day this year? Look no further! Here are four French novelists who will prove to you that women's fiction can be as ambitious, powerful, political, imaginative, and great as the best male writing!
Looking for the best way to celebrate International Women's Day this year? Look no further! Here are four French novelists who will prove to you that women's fiction can be as ambitious, powerful, political, imaginative, and great as the best male writing!
Looking for the best way to celebrate International Women's Day this year? Look no further! Here are four French novelists who…
Albertine Team | December 27, 2018
Time seems to slow down between the holidays and New Year’s Eve, doesn’t it? To accompany you during these hygge hours, we’ve pulled together our top five French books in English translation of 2018. They'll transport you to exotic countries while lying on your couch. In our opinion, that is a true holiday miracle!
Time seems to slow down between the holidays and New Year’s Eve, doesn’t it? To accompany you during these hygge hours, we’ve pulled together our top five French books in English translation of 2018. They'll transport you to exotic countries while lying on your couch. In our opinion, that is…
Time seems to slow down between the holidays and New Year’s Eve, doesn’t it? To accompany you during these hygge…
Albertine Team | December 12, 2018
Wondering how to please the foodies in your life? You can't go wrong with a cookbook!
Wondering how to please the foodies in your life? You can't go wrong with a cookbook!
Wondering how to please the foodies in your life? You can't go wrong with a cookbook!
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