Interviews

Interviews

Bestselling British “Merde” books Author dishes on his new book, French formalities, and his favorite place in France I first became aware of Stephen Clarke seven years ago. I saw my roommate in Chicago reading A...

How would you describe your new book, The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables, in one sentence? An adventure story (writing Les Misérables took 17 years and had to overcome a...

Canadian born Lily Heise has called Paris home for 16 years. Her first encounter with France began with French immersion classes in elementary school and continued with a university study abroad program in Paris....

Edwin Yansané is the charismatic co-founder of Edwart Chocolatier, Paris. At just 28 years old his career so far incudes the openings of two successful stores in the fashionable areas of Le Marais and Concorde...

Beatrice Colin is a former arts and features journalist, and the author of seven novels, five for adults and two for children. She also writes short stories and radio plays for the BBC. Her latest novel, To...

This is the third in an exclusive series of illustrated “Parisians in Profile” about Parisians from all walks of life, created by journalist Emma Jacobs. Here we feature Octavia Horgan, a bookseller at the iconic Shakespeare & Company bookstore near...
"Parisians in Profile: Jérôme Callais" by Emma Jacobs

  This is the second in an exclusive series of illustrated “Parisians in Profile” about Parisians from all walks of life, created by journalist Emma Jacobs. Here we feature Jérôme Callais, head of Paris's Cultural Association of the Bouquinistes,...
Author Lauren Collins

Lauren Collins grew up in North Carolina, has spent time living in New York City, London, and Geneva, and is now living in Paris with her family. As a staff writer for the New...
Parisians in Profile, Beekeeper Frédéric Eggers de Villepin. By Emma Jacobs

This is the first in an exclusive series of illustrated "Parisians in Profile" about Parisians from all walks of life, created by journalist Emma Jacobs. Here we feature Frédéric Eggers de Villepin, a member...

Petite Meller is like the lovechild of Lady Gaga, David Bowie, and Cyndi Lauper. But to offer only a description of comparison would be to do a disservice. Petite Meller – like those flaxen-haired artists – is a...
Author Lisa Anselmo

Lisa Anselmo, a writer and creative director, was born in Buffalo, New York, and grew up in a small town in northern New Jersey. She settled in New York City, working at iconic media...

Cara Black is the New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of 16 books in the Aimée Leduc mystery series, all set in Paris. This very popular series (more than 400,000 books in...