Miriam Bridenne | May 23, 2024
As we celebrate the freedom of more than 250,000 enslaved African Americans in the state of Texas some 159 years ago, we put together a selection of great works of fiction that tackle the poisonous legacy of slavery head one.
As we celebrate the freedom of more than 250,000 enslaved African Americans in the state of Texas some 159 years ago, we put together a selection of great works of fiction that tackle the poisonous legacy of slavery head one.
As we celebrate the freedom of more than 250,000 enslaved African Americans in the state of Texas some 159 years…
Albertine Team | May 9, 2024
This spring, French novelists Sylvie Gracia and Cécile Reyboz have each released a novel in which they explore middle age with a deep and riveting honesty. Their narrative whose tone, voice and atmosphere couldn't be more different, look back at all that needs to be let go, forgotten, in order to become free, at last. In Quand Cécile, Philippe Marczewski…
This spring, French novelists Sylvie Gracia and Cécile Reyboz have each released a novel in which they explore middle age with a deep and riveting honesty. Their narrative whose tone, voice and atmosphere couldn't be more different, look back at all that needs to be let go, forgotten, in order…
This spring, French novelists Sylvie Gracia and Cécile Reyboz have each released a novel in which they explore middle age…
Albertine Team | April 30, 2024
Spring is on its way! It's time to discover our new favorite releases for kids.  From funny ghosts stories to books with beautiful illustrations, this selection is specially made for our little readers.
Spring is on its way! It's time to discover our new favorite releases for kids.  From funny ghosts stories to books with beautiful illustrations, this selection is specially made for our little readers.
Spring is on its way! It's time to discover our new favorite releases for kids.  From funny ghosts stories to…
Albertine Team | April 30, 2024
To celebrate Spring, you may want to read books with flowers on the cover, or try one of our April picks!
To celebrate Spring, you may want to read books with flowers on the cover, or try one of our April picks!
To celebrate Spring, you may want to read books with flowers on the cover, or try one of our April…
Albertine Team | April 5, 2024
Wondering what we've been reading this March? Thomas Schlesser's Les Yeux de Mona, aka the most buzziest novel of this year so far; La Fille de Lake Placid, an hymn to Lana Del Rey; Diaty Diallo's breathtaking debut, Deux Secondes d'air qui brulent (Points/Seuil); and Sororité, a collective take on sisterhood led by French novelist Chloé Delaume. Which one will…
Wondering what we've been reading this March? Thomas Schlesser's Les Yeux de Mona, aka the most buzziest novel of this year so far; La Fille de Lake Placid, an hymn to Lana Del Rey; Diaty Diallo's breathtaking debut, Deux Secondes d'air qui brulent (Points/Seuil); and Sororité, a collective take on…
Wondering what we've been reading this March? Thomas Schlesser's Les Yeux de Mona, aka the most buzziest novel of this…
Albertine Team | March 14, 2024
As we celebrate, this month, the richness and diversity of cultures within the French speaking world, we've listed our favorites among the recent world fiction in French.
As we celebrate, this month, the richness and diversity of cultures within the French speaking world, we've listed our favorites among the recent world fiction in French.
As we celebrate, this month, the richness and diversity of cultures within the French speaking world, we've listed our favorites…
Miriam Bridenne | February 8, 2024
If you are wondering what we’ve been reading this January, our answer will be great books mostly! We first turned loyally to old flames, and those of you who enjoyed Fugitive parce que Reine (The Book of Mother) and Rose Désert will be happy to hear that Les Monuments de Paris (Gallimard) is another tour de force by Violaine Huisman.
If you are wondering what we’ve been reading this January, our answer will be great books mostly! We first turned loyally to old flames, and those of you who enjoyed Fugitive parce que Reine (The Book of Mother) and Rose Désert will be happy to hear that Les Monuments de…
If you are wondering what we’ve been reading this January, our answer will be great books mostly! We first turned…
Albertine Team | December 13, 2023
Just in time for the holidays, here’s a list of our favorite literary fiction (and nonfiction) published this year. We stand by each of our picks and believe that they will all make terrific gifts!
Just in time for the holidays, here’s a list of our favorite literary fiction (and nonfiction) published this year. We stand by each of our picks and believe that they will all make terrific gifts!
Just in time for the holidays, here’s a list of our favorite literary fiction (and nonfiction) published this year. We…
Albertine Team | December 13, 2023
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