Miriam Bridenne

Deputy Director
Favorite Genres
children books, literary fiction, narrative nonfiction, Poetry, theater
After almost two decades of working in publishing, and a few round trips between Paris and New York, Miriam has decided to settle down at Albertine to do what she enjoys most: recommending books she loves. Somehow this also includes taking bizarre pictures for Albertine's social media outlets.
Miriam Bridenne | October 6, 2019
Rose, a psychologist in her forties, is spending her Christmas vacation on a Mediterranean cruise with her two children. As Rose ponders whether she should leave her husband or move with him out of Paris, her ship rescues a boat with African refugees. Among them is Younes...
Rose, a psychologist in her forties, is spending her Christmas vacation on a Mediterranean cruise with her two children. As Rose ponders whether she should leave her husband or move with him out of Paris, her ship rescues a boat with African refugees. Among them is Younes...
Rose, a psychologist in her forties, is spending her Christmas vacation on a Mediterranean cruise with her two children. As…
Miriam Bridenne | September 18, 2019
At first glance, Rose désert, Violaine Huisman's second novel might seem like a piece of travel writing—a long trek that leads her from Morocco to Senegal after the end of a relationship. If Violaine knows what her destination is, she still has no idea where her life is headed.
At first glance, Rose désert, Violaine Huisman's second novel might seem like a piece of travel writing—a long trek that leads her from Morocco to Senegal after the end of a relationship. If Violaine knows what her destination is, she still has no idea where her life is headed.
At first glance, Rose désert, Violaine Huisman's second novel might seem like a piece of travel writing—a long trek that…
Miriam Bridenne | September 12, 2019
"L'Eternel Printemps" is a lover's discourse in various settings: Parisian cafes, the streets of the 6th arrondissement, walks in the Luxembourg garden. He can't resist her charms, but she can't take the risk of falling in love. Their relationship is doomed to remain platonic, but its story is universal.
"L'Eternel Printemps" is a lover's discourse in various settings: Parisian cafes, the streets of the 6th arrondissement, walks in the Luxembourg garden. He can't resist her charms, but she can't take the risk of falling in love. Their relationship is doomed to remain platonic, but its story is universal.
"L'Eternel Printemps" is a lover's discourse in various settings: Parisian cafes, the streets of the 6th arrondissement, walks in the…
Miriam Bridenne | July 25, 2019
Reading any of these 5 novels is the next best things to a Paris getaway!
Reading any of these 5 novels is the next best things to a Paris getaway!
Reading any of these 5 novels is the next best things to a Paris getaway!
Miriam Bridenne | July 24, 2019
Groff's prose is mesmerizing; and her ability to share these hellish visions, to draw you in to the fates of characters in a few lines, to immerse you in this cycle of highly realistic end-of-the world dystopic micro-fictions, is simply astonishing.
Groff's prose is mesmerizing; and her ability to share these hellish visions, to draw you in to the fates of characters in a few lines, to immerse you in this cycle of highly realistic end-of-the world dystopic micro-fictions, is simply astonishing.
Groff's prose is mesmerizing; and her ability to share these hellish visions, to draw you in to the fates of…
Miriam Bridenne | July 24, 2019
Here’s a selection of fiction that will fully engross you, make you step outside of time, and propel you into reading nirvana.
Here’s a selection of fiction that will fully engross you, make you step outside of time, and propel you into reading nirvana.
Here’s a selection of fiction that will fully engross you, make you step outside of time, and propel you into…