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The Resource A Paris all your own : bestselling women writers on the City of Light, edited by Eleanor Brown

A Paris all your own : bestselling women writers on the City of Light, edited by Eleanor Brown

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A Paris all your own : bestselling women writers on the City of Light
Title
A Paris all your own
Title remainder
bestselling women writers on the City of Light
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eleanor Brown
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Editor of compilation
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Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of all-new Paris-themed essays written by some of the biggest names in women's fiction, including Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler, Maggie Shipstead, and Lauren Willig, edited by Eleanor Brown, the New York Times bestselling author of The Weird Sisters and The Light of Paris. 'My time in Paris,' says New York Times-bestselling author Paula McLain (The Paris Wife), 'was like no one else's ever.' For each of the eighteen bestselling authors in this warm, inspiring, and charming collection of personal essays on the City of Light, nothing could be more true. While all of the women writers featured here have written books connected to Paris, their personal stories of the city are wildly different. Meg Waite Clayton (The Race for Paris) and M.J. Rose (The Book of Lost Fragrances) share the romantic secrets that have made Paris the destination for lovers for hundreds of years. Susan Vreeland (The Girl in Hyacinth Blue) and J. Courtney Sullivan (The Engagements) peek behind the stereotype of snobbish Parisians to show us the genuine kindness of real people. From book club favorites Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler (Z : A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald), and anthology editor Eleanor Brown (The Light of Paris) to mystery writer Cara Black (Murder in the Marais), historical author Lauren Willig (The Secret History of the Pink Carnation), and memoirist Julie Powell (Julie and Julia), these Parisian memoirs range from laugh-out-loud funny to wistfully romantic to thoughtfully somber and reflective. Perfect for armchair travelers and veterans of Parisian pilgrimages alike, readers will delight in these brand-new tales from their most beloved authors"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
944/.361
Index
no index present
LC call number
DC707
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1973-
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Brown, Eleanor
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  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Women authors
  • Paris (France)
  • Women
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
  • TRAVEL / Europe / France
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A Paris all your own : bestselling women writers on the City of Light, edited by Eleanor Brown
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online resource
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a French Woman -- Too Much Paris -- Paris is Your Mistress -- A Myth, a Museum, and a Man -- French for "Intrepid" -- Paris, Lost and Found -- Failing At Paris -- The Passion of Routine -- Investigating Paris -- My Paris Dreams -- We'll Never Have Paris -- Reading Paris -- Finding Paris's Hidden Past -- Secret Eatings -- Until We Meet Again -- A Good Idea? -- Paris Alone -- Thirty-Four Things You Should Know About Paris -- What is it about Paris?
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ocn983786451
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1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399574481
Lccn
2017018615
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B9CB8972-ED09-4361-B8E9-57D89873D652
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(OCoLC)983786451
Label
A Paris all your own : bestselling women writers on the City of Light, edited by Eleanor Brown
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a French Woman -- Too Much Paris -- Paris is Your Mistress -- A Myth, a Museum, and a Man -- French for "Intrepid" -- Paris, Lost and Found -- Failing At Paris -- The Passion of Routine -- Investigating Paris -- My Paris Dreams -- We'll Never Have Paris -- Reading Paris -- Finding Paris's Hidden Past -- Secret Eatings -- Until We Meet Again -- A Good Idea? -- Paris Alone -- Thirty-Four Things You Should Know About Paris -- What is it about Paris?
Control code
ocn983786451
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399574481
Lccn
2017018615
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B9CB8972-ED09-4361-B8E9-57D89873D652
System control number
(OCoLC)983786451
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