CITY-LIT PARIS

Introduced by Stephen Clarke, author of A Year in the Merde


All the sights, sounds and flavours of Paris with over sixty dazzling writers:


Gertrude Stein: on the origins of the croissant

Julian Barnes: life begins in Paris

Joanne Harris: chocolate in Montmartre

Alex Kapranos: eating out in Paris

Kate Muir: red shoes in the Musee Rodin

Agnes Catherine Poirier: the lure of the Paris cafe

Marcel Proust: that perfect erotic moment

Victor Hugo: the view from the top of Notre-Dame

Faiza Guene: on not going up the Eiffel Tower


The ideal companion for city breaks and for everyone who loves Paris


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'A brilliant collection of the best writing on and set in the City of Light' Joanne Harris

'It's terrific ... all the best writing on this complex city in one place' Andrew Hussey

'Sheds new light on the city ... whether you're a newcomer to Paris or a die-hard aficianado, this gem of a book will make you think of the city in a completely new way' France Magazine

'This is the unique Paris city break travel guide - for the real flavour of Paris.' Parler Paris

'A brilliant collection of Paris writing ... perfect for dipping in and out at leisure' Daunts Bookshop

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