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 | June 9, 2021
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself equally in this balance between life and death. The author explores how grief traverses her characters through a minute study of their voices.
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself equally in this balance between life and death. The author explores how grief traverses her characters through a minute study of their voices.
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself…
Miriam Bridenne | June 9, 2021
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by Alice Zeniter that borrows its title from nothing less than the exceptional poem One by Elizabeth Bishop--the last two stanzas of which resonate particularly well with the fate of Ali and his family.
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by Alice Zeniter that borrows its title from nothing less than the exceptional poem One by Elizabeth Bishop--the last two stanzas of which resonate particularly well with the fate of Ali…
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by…
Miriam Bridenne | May 27, 2021
To celebrate the return of the nice season, we have selected a few picture books that sings the praise of travels, outdoor adventures, and long sunny days. Enjoy!
To celebrate the return of the nice season, we have selected a few picture books that sings the praise of travels, outdoor adventures, and long sunny days. Enjoy!
To celebrate the return of the nice season, we have selected a few picture books that sings the praise of…
Miriam Bridenne | May 20, 2021
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.