Miriam Bridenne | August 4, 2021
“A deep peace fills your soul. Here is this delicious book and the whole day, both yours,” wrote Hildegarde Hawthorne in a 1907 issue of the NYT book review. With this in mind, we put together the selection below of recent French Fiction in English.
“A deep peace fills your soul. Here is this delicious book and the whole day, both yours,” wrote Hildegarde Hawthorne in a 1907 issue of the NYT book review. With this in mind, we put together the selection below of recent French Fiction in English.
“A deep peace fills your soul. Here is this delicious book and the whole day, both yours,” wrote Hildegarde Hawthorne…
Miriam Bridenne | July 23, 2021
With summer as the season of long walks, strolls, and roaming around, here are our recommendations for literary works that escape the constraints of definition--free works, where the authors forget the rules of composition, giving their creativity free reign to dive deeper into territories both exterior and interior.
With summer as the season of long walks, strolls, and roaming around, here are our recommendations for literary works that escape the constraints of definition--free works, where the authors forget the rules of composition, giving their creativity free reign to dive deeper into territories both exterior and interior.
With summer as the season of long walks, strolls, and roaming around, here are our recommendations for literary works that…
Albertine Team | July 23, 2021
With schedules tossed out the window and the sun soaking everything around us, this is the perfect time to set out on some new adventures. Here's a selection of 10 funny, nature-drenched, easy-breezy picture books to keep your children's company this summer!
With schedules tossed out the window and the sun soaking everything around us, this is the perfect time to set out on some new adventures. Here's a selection of 10 funny, nature-drenched, easy-breezy picture books to keep your children's company this summer!
With schedules tossed out the window and the sun soaking everything around us, this is the perfect time to set…
Miriam Bridenne | July 23, 2021
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
Miriam Bridenne | July 23, 2021
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play is that everyone who lives there has something to say about it.
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play is that everyone who lives there has something to say about it.
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play…
Alice de Reviers | July 17, 2021
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting with Claude Pinoteau’s La Boum, today’s literary staff pick will be dedicated to our screens.  Here is a book on everything else but books - an essay on pop culture, mainstream media and the norms they transmit. 
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting with Claude Pinoteau’s La Boum, today’s literary staff pick will be dedicated to our screens.  Here is a book on everything else but books - an essay on pop culture,…
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting…
Miriam Bridenne | July 6, 2021
We said it before and we'll say it again: literary crime fiction goes way beyond "mystery, murder and mayhem," and says a lot about who we are as a society. This year, two novels Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke and People Like Them by Samira Sedira swept us off our feet. We are extremely grateful to Attica and Samira for…
We said it before and we'll say it again: literary crime fiction goes way beyond "mystery, murder and mayhem," and says a lot about who we are as a society. This year, two novels Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke and People Like Them by Samira Sedira swept us off our…
We said it before and we'll say it again: literary crime fiction goes way beyond "mystery, murder and mayhem," and…
Miriam Bridenne | July 6, 2021
Since beach season has officially started, our recommendations this week will be short: towel, drinks, straw hats, and novels you won't be able to put down! Louise Erdrich's LaRose, Javier Marias's Berta Isla, Molly Keane's Fragiles Serments, and Peter Heller's Celine made our list. Which titles made yours?
Since beach season has officially started, our recommendations this week will be short: towel, drinks, straw hats, and novels you won't be able to put down! Louise Erdrich's LaRose, Javier Marias's Berta Isla, Molly Keane's Fragiles Serments, and Peter Heller's Celine made our list. Which titles made yours?
Since beach season has officially started, our recommendations this week will be short: towel, drinks, straw hats, and novels you…
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