The Little Paris Bookshop
Score: 4
From 440 Ratings

The Little Paris Bookshop


  • Author: Nina George
  • Release Date : 2015-06-23
  • Genre: Literary
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Monsieur Perdu can prescribe the perfect book for a broken heart. But can he fix his own?   Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with only a letter, which he has never opened. After Perdu is finally tempted to read the letter, he hauls anchor and departs on a mission to the south of France, hoping to make peace with his loss and discover the end of the story. Joined by a bestselling but blo...

The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George


  • Author: Nina George
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Genre: Study Aids
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The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George | Conversation Starters   A Brief Look Inside: Monsieur Perdu can prescribe the perfect book for a broken heart. But can he fix his own?   Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with only a letter, which he has never opened. After Perdu is finally tempted to read the letter, he hauls anchor and departs on a mission to the south of France, hoping t...

The Little Paris Bookshop
Score: 3.5
From 3,514 Ratings

The Little Paris Bookshop


  • Author : Nina George
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release Date : 2015-06-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780553418781


The Little Paris Bookshop Book Description :

Monsieur Perdu can prescribe the perfect book for a broken heart. But can he fix his own? Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with only a letter, which he has never opened. After Perdu is finally tempted to read the letter, he hauls anchor and departs on a mission to the south of France, hoping to make peace with his loss and discover the end of the story. Joined by a bestselling but blocked au...

The Little Paris Bookshop
Score: 3.5
From 3,515 Ratings

The Little Paris Bookshop


  • Author : Nina George
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2015-04-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780349140360


The Little Paris Bookshop Book Description :

The international bestseller, translated from the German by Simon Pare. On a beautifully restored barge on the Seine, Jean Perdu runs a bookshop; or rather a 'literary apothecary', for this bookseller possesses a rare gift for sensing which books will soothe the troubled souls of his customers. The only person he is unable to cure, it seems, is himself. He has nursed a broken heart ever since the night, twenty-one years ago, when the love of his life fled Paris, leaving behind a handwritten letter that he has never dared read. His memories and his love have been gathering dust - until now. The arrival of an enigmatic new neighbour in his eccentric apartment building on Rue Montagnard inspires Jean to unlock his heart, unmoor the floating bookshop and...

The Little French Bistro
Score: 3.5
From 63 Ratings

The Little French Bistro


  • Author : Nina George
  • Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451495587


The Little French Bistro Book Description :

Following a failed suicide attempt inspired by her loveless marriage, Marianne Messman travels to Brittany with the intention of trying again but changes her mind when the guests of a charming bistro reintroduce her to life's delights....

The Book of Dreams
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

The Book of Dreams


  • Author : Nina George
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2019-04-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525572558


The Book of Dreams Book Description :

Warm, wise, and magical—the latest novel by the bestselling author of THE LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP and THE LITTLE FRENCH BISTRO is an astonishing exploration of the thresholds between life and death Henri Skinner is a hardened ex-war reporter on the run from his past. On his way to see his son, Sam, for the first time in years, Henri steps into the road without looking and collides with oncoming traffic. He is rushed to a nearby hospital where he floats, comatose, between dreams, reliving the fairytales of his childhood and the secrets that made him run away in the first place. After the accident, Sam—a thirteen-year old synesthete with an IQ of 144 and an appetite for science fiction—waits by his father’s bedside every day. There he meets Eddie...

The Little Paris Bookshop
Score: 3.5
From 3,514 Ratings

The Little Paris Bookshop


  • Author : Nina George
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • Genre: Books and reading
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780553418798


The Little Paris Bookshop Book Description :

A cloth bag containing ten copies of the title....

The Summer of Permanent Wants
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Summer of Permanent Wants


  • Author : Jamieson Findlay
  • Publisher : Penguin Group
  • Release Date : 2011-09-20
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385669290


The Summer of Permanent Wants Book Description :

A literary adventure story with a classic feel, The Summer of Permanent Wants will delight and engage middle-grade readers. Emmeline is an 11-year-old who contends with a special problem: after a long sickness she can no longer speak. Her illness left her unable to give words to her thoughts, and she can only use the occasional snatches of sign language. Closed off from her friends and the world of kids her age, Emmeline is excited to spend a couple of months with her bohemian grandmother and her newest project: starting a floating bookshop that will sail from port to port all summer long. From the books and people they encounter aboard Permanent Wants, Emmeline travels to places, real and imaginary, that astonish and bedazzle her in turns. From the ...

Women in Sunlight

Women in Sunlight


  • Author : Frances Mayes
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release Date : 2018-04-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451497680


Women in Sunlight Book Description :

The story of four American strangers who bond in Italy and change their lives over the course of an exceptional year, from the bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun. Don’t miss Frances Mayes in PBS’s Dream of Italy: Tuscan Sun Special! She watches from her terrazza as the three American women carry their luggage into the stone villa down the hill. Who are they, and what brings them to this Tuscan village so far from home? An expat herself and with her own unfinished story, she can’t help but question: will they find what they came for? Kit Raine, an American writer living in Tuscany, is working on a biography of her close friend, a complex woman who continues to cast a shadow on Kit’s own life. Her work is waylaid by the arrival of three...

Catching Air
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Catching Air


  • Author : Sarah Pekkanen
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451673548


Catching Air Book Description :

From the internationally bestselling author of four books, including The Opposite of Me, a vibrant, compulsively readable novel about two married couples who pursue a dream to open a bed-and-breakfast in small-town Vermont. In her previous works including The Best of Us, “rising star” (Library Journal) Sarah Pekkanen captivated readers by penning “refreshingly introspective, sharply realistic, and tenderly humorous” novels (Booklist) that had readers “flying through the pages” (Hoda Kotb, Today show). Now, in Catching Air, Pekkanen turns an unflinching eye on the tangled relationships of two pairs of thirty-somethings. A chance to run a B&B in snowy, remote Vermont—it’s an offer Kira Danner can’t resist after six soul-crushing years...

The Bookman s Tale
Score: 3.5
From 60 Ratings

The Bookman s Tale


  • Author : Charlie Lovett
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-05-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101622803


The Bookman s Tale Book Description :

A mysterious portrait ignites an antiquarian bookseller’s search through time and the works of Shakespeare for his lost love. Charlie Lovett’s new book, The Lost Book of the Grail, is now available. Guaranteed to capture the hearts of everyone who truly loves books, The Bookman’s Tale is a former bookseller’s sparkling novel and a delightful exploration of one of literature’s most tantalizing mysteries with echoes of Shadow of the Wind and A.S. Byatt's Possession. Nine months after the death of his beloved wife Amanda left him shattered, Peter Byerly, a young antiquarian bookseller, relocates from North Carolina to the English countryside, hoping to outrun his grief and rediscover the joy he once took in collecting and restoring rare books....

The Little Bookshop on the Seine
Score: 3.5
From 12 Ratings

The Little Bookshop on the Seine


  • Author : Rebecca Raisin
  • Publisher : HQN Books
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488056628


The Little Bookshop on the Seine Book Description :

It’s The Holiday on the Champs-Élysées in a great big love letter to Paris, charming old bookstores and happily-ever-afters! When bookshop owner Sarah Smith is offered the opportunity for a job exchange with her Parisian friend Sophie, saying yes is a no-brainer—after all, what kind of romantic would turn down six months in Paris? Sarah is sure she’s in for the experience of a lifetime—days spent surrounded by literature in a gorgeous bookshop, and the chance to watch the snow fall on the Eiffel Tower. Plus, now she can meet up with her journalist boyfriend, Ridge, when his job takes him around the globe. But her expectations cool faster than her café au lait soon after she lands in the City of Light—she’s a fish out of water in Paris....